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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

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.

Nov 1, 2016

ACA Health Coverage Enrollment Opens

The Health Project’s Enroll West Michigan service is here to help you apply for health coverage and other health services. We can assist you with applying …

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


Michael Ramsey

Mercy Health, Medical Case Manager

Michael leads a team that provides a variety of services to individuals living with HIV in Muskegon.

what’s happening

13th Annual Diabetes Conference Aims to Educate and Empower Muskegon Community

If you’re struggling to manage your diabetes, or simply wish to meet new people and learn more about diabetes, don’t miss the 13th Annual African …

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 …

staff highlight

Carla Neading

Carla Rae Neading

Community Health Worker

In her role, Carla focuses on building relationships, helping others, and educating her community.

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