Resources

Useful organizations in your area that can work for you!

Healthy Allegan County Coalition
Helping promote community health and wellness
What we do:
Educate – we provide accurate, impartial, up-to-date information in a non-partisan format on a variety of current healthcare-related issues that directly affect Allegan County residents including the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Medicaid expansion & Medicare reform.
Assist – we link needs with resources, providing individuals, families, organizations, and local businesses with the tools needed to successfully navigate what can often be confusing and complicated issues.
Inform – we seek to keep Allegan County informed of the latest information at the national, state, and local levels via this website, regular e-newsletters, community forums and special events.

The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd
Our physical fiduciary the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, located in picturesque downtown Allegan, Michigan on the banks of the Kalamazoo River. Although our worship is rooted in tradition, the Episcopal Church is known for it’s forward thinking and openness to differing opinions and lifestyles.

Wayland Dental Clinic
Wayland Dental Clinic accepts Medicaid, Healthy Kids and walk-ins are always welcome!

Healthy Michigan
Please call (269)235-9667 or email at jgriffith@mpca.net to enroll today in Healthy Michigan!

Lions Club
For those in need of eye care, please check out the lion club website linked above! This organization works with those in need of vision care by providing free glasses to those in need!

The Bridge
The Bridge in Allegan is a church of doubters, seekers, and followers who are learning to follow and worship Jesus. Everyone is welcome with no prerequisite of church background or prior belief.
Offers recovery groups including mixed recovery and woman’s only.

Lakeshore Pregnancy Center
Pregnant, or think you might be?
Your pregnancy may have been unplanned, but your next step does not have to be!
All services are free and confidential!

NAMI, National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. We are an association of hundreds of local affiliates, state organizations and volunteers who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.

Informative Documents on Healthy Living

Healthy eating for an active lifestyle
Looking to Promote a healthy lifestyle? This link will provide you with information on Changing your diet for the better!

Quit Smoking
Interested in quitting smoking? Here’s an excellent resource provided by the American Heart Association.

Eating with Diabetes
Are you struggling with diabetes? This is an excellent resource to help you with what to eat and managing your diet.

Lower Blood pressure
Do you have trouble with high blood pressure? This information sheet can help you lower it!

Sources for More Information

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