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Support During These Trying Times

Anyone in the community may take advantage of the myStrength self-care tools available through Northern Lakes. If you already have a myStrength account, check out the new COVID-19 support resources. If you don’t have a myStrength account, try any of these activities below (click on the text) and at the end of each you can […]

Virtual Board Meeting April 16

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will meet on April 16, 2020 at 2:15 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, Dial 1-231-935-3970. This line will be available 10 minutes before the meeting starts. On March 18, 2020 Governor Whitmer signed into effect Executive Order 2020-15. In an effort to reduce the spread […]

Telehealth Safety Net Grant Received!

Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority (NLCMHA) has been awarded a 2020 Rapid Response: Safety Net Telehealth Initiative Grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund for $37,140. Funds will be used to purchase equipment to provide virtual behavioral health services in response to public health risks of in-person care due to COVID-19. Karl V. Kovacs, […]

Guided Meditation: Inner Calm in Turbulent Times

Don’t forget about the myStrength self-care tools available to you. Log in if you already have a myStrength account to see new COVID-19 support resources. If you don’t have a myStrength account, try out this Inner Calm in Turbulent Times activity; Click Here and at the end you can sign up for more.

NLCMHA COVID-19 Response

NLCMHA Important Numbers 24/7 Crisis 1-833-295-0616 New! COVID-19 Warm Help Line for Stress, Anxiety, Depression 1-800-492-5742 Customer Services 1-800-337-8598 Access to Services 1-800-492-5742 Traverse City Office 231-922-4850 Cadillac Office 231-775-3463 Houghton Lake Office 989-366-8550 Grayling Office 989-348-8522   NLCMHA offices  remain open — 24/7 crisis services continue Anyone experiencing a mental health crisis may call […]

Managing Stress in a Pandemic

Remember we are still here! Our 24/7 crisis number is 1-833-295-0616. We are pleased to be able to offer the myStrength online resource to help manage stress. To access it, download the myStrength app at any app store, or visit myStrength.com and use the free access code: NLCMHCommunity. You may also find tips to help […]

NLCMHA COVID-19 Response

NLCMHA offices will remain open – 24/7 crisis services will continue First, please know that we will keep our NLCMHA offices open and continue to provide services. However, we will be changing how those services are delivered to help limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Staff will continue assisting the people we serve. They […]

Community Connects Event – CANCELED

We are canceling the free “Community Connects” program on Monday, March 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Leelanau Studios (10781 E Cherry Bend Rd, Traverse City) because of the COVID-19 virus in order to help people safe. We hope to reschedule this event in April. Come back for updates.   In the meantime […]