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Drug Free Muskegon County

Reducing the use and abuse of substances in Muskegon County.

Drug Free Muskegon County works to reduce substance abuse by acting as an organizing body for over 50 community organizations such as schools, health care providers, law enforcement, and government organizations, civic leaders,  as well as business and youth. By joining forces, everyone striving against drug use can be more effective, achieving things that no single team could. Their dynamic data-driven approach to identifying issues and developing initiatives to prevent drug abuse in Muskegon County nationally recognized.

Drug Abuse Prevention Initiatives

Drug Free Muskegon County has launched a number of targeted initiatives to handle specific challenges in the community, including:

Data in Action

The coalition uses local data in everything we do. From the Community Health Needs Assessment, to youth, parent and business survey and community indicators our teams develop their action plans that make an impact.

  • CHNA
  • MiPHY
  • YRBS
  • University of Wisconsin County Health Rankings

Coalition for a Drug Free Muskegon County Partners

  • Access Health
  • Bethany Christian Services
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • City of Muskegon Police Department
  • HealthWest (Community Mental Health Services)
  • Hackley Community Care Center
  • Mediation and Restorative Services
  • Mercy Health
  • Muskegon Area Intermediate School District
  • Muskegon Community Coordinating Council
  • Muskegon County Courts
  • Muskegon Family Care
  • Muskegon Hosts Lions Club
  • Muskegon Public Schools
  • Muskegon Rescue Mission
  • Muskegon Township Police Department
  • Mona Shores Schools
  • Norton Shores Police Department
  • North Muskegon Police Department
  • Public Health Muskegon County
  • Public Protection
  • Revel Marketing
  • Roosevelt Park Police Department
  • United Way of the Lakeshore

upcoming events

Sep 24, 2016

Under the Tent Health Fair

Journey to Better Health presents Under the Tent Health Fair.

Under the Tent is a free health fair that takes place Saturday, September 24th from 12 p….

Oct 13, 2016

The Truth - Honesty About Life

Join Andy O’Riley, Nate Johnson and National Best Selling Author Anny Donewald for an open an honest discussion about addiction, crime and human trafficking. All three have …

Oct 25, 2016

"Being Mortal" Screenings Offered

West Michigan is hosting free “Being Mortal” Movie Screenings 

This Emmy nominated film featuring Dr. Gawande explores end – of – life care, family and physician communication.

our services

The Health Project provides a number of direct services to eligible members of the community. These services include the following programs:

community spotlight


Jill Montgomery Keast, MPA, CPC-R

Public Health, Muskegon County

Jill works for Public Health Muskegon County as the Health Education Supervisor. A majority of her work effort is devoted to reducing substance abuse in Muskegon County.

what’s happening

Grantees Announced!

Health Project Announces Community Benefit Board Initiative Grantees
Funds support initiatives that address health needs identified in recent Community Health Needs Assessment
Muskegon, MI, August 24, 2016 – …

Volunteer for Dental Care

Volunteer For Dental Care – Muskegon and Oceana County
Your community dental resource: Answering your dental questions and providing a Pay It Forward program for your dental …

Harbor Hospice Assists with Five Wishes

Harbor Hospice staff is available to assist community members with developing Advance Directives. This includes choosing someone to make future medical decisions and creating goals for medical …

staff highlight

Kristina Baas

Kristina Baas

Data Analyst

Kristina is in charge of the development and administration of Health Project’s health record information system, ClarkeIS. She keeps track of Muskegon’s health.

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