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Our Mission: To serve our entire community and to achieve health equity by promoting well-being, preventing disease, and protecting the environment through partnerships, innovation, and excellence in public health practice.

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Clinic Locations

Charlevoix office entrance


Administrative Office

220 W. Garfield
Charlevoix, MI 49720

Emmet office entrance

Harbor Springs/Petoskey


3434 M-119, Suite A
Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Gaylord office entrance



95 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

Mancelona office entrance


Mancelona Family Resource Center

205 Grove St.
Mancelona, MI 49659

Bellaire office entrance



209 Portage Dr.
Bellaire, MI 49615

Latest News

  • Five Young People standing in a row

    SAFE in Northern Michigan Names to Blue Ribbon Coalition

    November 14, 2022

    SAFE in Northern Michigan is now a Blue Ribbon Coalition, a top credential awarded by the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA.) The credential is part of a program that recognizes high performing coalitions which do an exceptional job in creating a foundation for their work.

  • Mobile Unit and Toys for Tots Logo

    Join HDNW in Collecting Gifts for Children

    October 19, 2022

    Employees at the Health Department of Northwest Michigan (HDNW) are on a mission. They've determined to "stuff the bus" with toys for children as part of their all-staff meeting, and the public is invited to join the effort.

  • Vegetables in the shape of a heart and a stethoscope

    It Takes a Team

    November 8, 2022

    Approximately 96 million American adults-more than one in three-have prediabetes. Of those with prediabetes, more than 80% don't know they have it, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). November is Diabetes Awareness Month, a time when communities across the country team up to bring attention to diabetes. This year's focus is on managing diabetes by building your healthcare team. Have you been tested to find out if you're prediabetic and diabetic?