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North Central Counseling Services

Whether it’s learning how to manage your stress or figuring out how to navigate a difficult situation, counseling staff is here to help. Licensed Professional Counselors provide short-term counseling as well as referral services to assist North Central students with resolution of issues and crises that may impact academic performance or personal well-being. To schedule an appointment with a North Central counselor, call 231–348–6605.

More Resources & Assistance

Listed below are counseling-related resources and services; some found within our community. Select their respective links for detailed information.

Catholic Human Services – All forms of general counseling Services. Charlevoix 231-237-0048

Child and Family Services of NW Michigan – General counseling services for individuals and family.  Harbor Springs 231-347-4463; Traverse City 231-946-8975

Hornet Health Center – A Child & Adolescent Health Center providing care and counseling services to Emmet county youth ages 5-21 and their children. Located in the Pellston Middle/High School 231-539-8550. – Your guide to health and social services in Michigan

North Country Community Mental Health - Main office located in Petoskey, services Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmet, Kalkaska, and Otsego Counties. Petoskey 231-347-6701; to access services, call 800-834-3393. For a 24-hour Crisis Help Line please call 877-470-4668.

Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency – Homeless resources 844-900-0500

Third Level Crisis Services – Provides immediate counseling, and can connect you with information and resources for ongoing support.  800-442-7315; Text Monday – Friday 11 am – 3 pm 231-480-0292

Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan (WRCNM) – For anyone who has been affected by sexual assault/abuse, domestic/dating abuse, stalking and child abuse and/or neglect – no cost.  24/7 Support Line 800-275-1995. To make an appointment call 347-0067 (appointments can be scheduled on North Central Michigan Campus per request). 

Addiction Resource – Substance Abuse Resources:  All the help you need to beat addiction.  Free & Confidential Drug Hotline 888-459-5511

ANAD Eating Disorders – Helpline 630-577-1330, OR Text 74174

Crisis Text Line - serves, anyone, in any type of crisis, Text ‘hello’ to 741741

Health Finder – Live well. Learn How

National Suicide Preventions Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 Provides 24/7, free and confidential support.  Also has live chat ( connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat, available 24/7 across the U.S.

National Alliance on Mental Illness – Helpline 800-950-6264 OR Text 741741

National Center for Victims of Crime - 202-467-8700

National Domestic Violence Hotline - 800-799-7233

National Eating Disorders Association – Helpline 800-931-2237

National Human Trafficking Hotline - 888-373-7888

National Sexual Assault Hotline - 800-656-4674

National Street Harassment Hotline - 855-897-5910

Safe Helpline -- Military DOD - 877-955-5247

Strong Hearts Native Helpline - 844-762-8483

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – National Hotline 800-662-4357