Community mental health and substance abuse services

Persons living in Barry County who want and need help may be eligible for services. The types of services you may receive will be based upon your specific needs and desires.

 

 

Outpatient clinic services

Therapy services for persons who need help through a time of severe stress, emotional difficulties, a life crisis or to overcome substance abuse problems.

Emergency Services

Mental health emergencies or crisis can happen late at night or on weekends. Services are available 24 hours per day to assist those in need.

 

after hospital care

Persons released from an inpatient psychiatric hospital or residential services may need help in making changes for life at home. Help is available linking to services and resources after being in the hospital or treatment center.

 

Psychiatric Services

Appointments with our doctor for medication reviews may be arranged with other mental health services you are receiving from our agency.

Respite Services

These services give families short breaks from taking care of a developmentally disabled person or emotionally distressed child at home.

Supported Employment

A service to help adults with disabilities to get a job and do well at a job in the community.

Family Services

A number of services for families that have a child or children with developmental challenges or emotional difficulties.

 

Senior Services

Therapy services for those over 60 years old provided at a person’s home, in our office or in the community.

Community Living Supports

These services are for persons with mental health or developmental disability needs that make it difficult to live on their own. This service is designed to help persons in increasing productivity, independence, community inclusion and involvement.

 

Case Management Services

These services are for persons with developmental disabilities or emotional difficulty who need a range of services and help in the community. Our case managers can help link persons to services and community resources.

 

Residential Care Services

Services and help finding a place to live for persons with developmental disabilities or mental illness who are not able to live alone.

 

Home Based Services

Intensive services provided to infants, children, and families in the home, based on family and child’s specific needs.

 

Peer Support Specialist

Provide support, guidance, and lend a hand to those involved with the mental health system to help people to be a part of the community, be independent, be productive, and attain wellness and recovery.

 

Consultation and Prevention Services

We promote support and teamwork with other groups for those we serve. Education programs and community awareness are offered in an effort to prevent problems and stressors from becoming severe mental health problems. *Prevention services are funded in part by Barry County United Way.

 

Intensive Outpatient Program

A service program that provides more intensive group and/or individual contact designed to help with more urgent emotional and /or substance abuse issues

 

Substance Abuse Prevention Services

Classes for those assessed as appropriate to join in prevention classes related to alcohol, marijuana, and other drugs. School based substance abuse prevention services are also available, geared toward children and teens in partnership with various school districts.

 

Substance Abuse Assessment and Referral

An assessment usually required by the courts or human service agency that results in a report and suggestion of substance abuse service needs if any are needed.

 

Substance Abuse License Appeal Assessment

This assessment is of a person’s recovery efforts as required by a Licensing Appeal Division Hearing Examiner in the course of an appeals hearing to consider possible return of driving privileges. Prepayment is required for this service.

 

Suboxone Counseling

Barry County Community Mental Health Authority’s substance abuse services program works with a certified Suboxone doctor, to help those with narcotics addiction in staying clean and sober and rebuilding their life.

 

 

 

materials

services brochure

 

 

privacy

Your records are kept electronically in a secured system and are available only to approved staff unless you permit their release in writing. State and Federal Laws guarantee your rights of
privacy. All privacy rules and your rights as a
client will be explained on your first visit.

 

 

costs

Fees are based on our cost to provide services. Your part of that fee is set up based upon your ablility to pay. NO ONE IS REFUSED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IF HE/SHE CANNOT PAY.
There are some substance abuse services
which require payment in advance.

 

 

rights

Our staff can assist you and assure your rights
are respected. Our recipient Rights Staff will
help you in filling out a complaint if you believe your rights have been violated. You may also contact Tammy O' Mara, Recipient Rights
Officer at 269-948-8041

 

 

customer service

Customer Service is available to talk about
service concerns and assit with linkage to
other services and community resources.
You may contact Deb Brice, Customer Service Representative at 269-948-8041 or Sarah
Ameter, Southwest Michigan Behavorial Health Representative at (800)-890-3712 TTY: (800)-649-3777 or 711 (MRC).

 

PERSON-CENTERED

Your services will be delivered in a way that

ensures your preferences, choices, and abilities are valued and incorporated when possible.  You can involve family, friends, and professionals in your treatment as you desire. 

 

 

24 Hour Crisis

 

(269) 948-8041
Mental health emergencies or crisis can happen late at night or on weekends. Services are available 24 hours per day to assist those in need.
National rape crisis
1-800-656-HOPE (4673). If you find yourself a victim of sexual assualt call 24/7. Free. Confidential.

 

NO ONE IS REFUSED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IF HE/SHE CANNOT PAy.

Agency fees are based on our cost to provide services. Your part of that fee is set up based upon your ability to pay. There are some substance abuse services which require payment in advance.

 

Popular Info

Hours of operation

Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm. Wednesday and Thursday 8:30am – 7:00pm.

Address

915 West Green Street, Hastings, MI 49058. (*located inside the Pennock Wellness Center).

Phone Number

Main Number: 269-948-8041
After Hours Only: 1-800-873-0511