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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

  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Every Woman. Every Year.

    October 3, 2022

    Avoidance isn't the answer. Mammograms and clinical breast exams are the most common ways to detect breast cancer long before symptoms appear. Mammograms can sometimes locate breast cancer up to 10 years before it can be detected through self or clinical exams, according to the Susan G. Komen organization.

  • COVID-19 booster

    COVID-19 Omicron Booster Available Locally

    September 13, 2022

    Have you been wondering about a COVID-19 booster? Are you planning to get your annual flu shot or other immunization? If so, the new Omicron Booster is available at Health Department of Northwest Michigan (HDNW) clinics, and it may be given at the same appointment as a flu vaccine. The single-dose Omicron Booster is authorized for anyone 12 years and older who completed the initial COVID-19 series at least eight weeks ago. The new booster may be used regardless of which type of primary vaccines residents have gotten.

  • Beach Advisory

    Additional Water Sampling Results Known for Richardi Park Beach

    September 9, 2022

    Results from 12 water samples taken Thursday in and around Richardi Park Beach in Antrim County show continuing elevated E. coli levels in two areas. As a result, the Health Department of Northwest Michigan (HDNW) is extending a partial body contact advisory for Richardi Park Beach that's been in place since Aug. 24.