Health & Wellness Programs

Please choose from below to learn more about a program that interests you.

Alternatives for Area Youth Alternatives for Area Youth manages the Teen Center located at 580 S. Maple, a drop-in facility that provides free or low-cost activities in  a supervised environment without drugs, alcohol and smoking.
American Red Cross – Northern Michigan Chapter The American Red Cross of Northern Michigan serves Manistee County with assistance to fire victims, disaster services, blood donations, CPR training, and aid to Military families.
CHOICES of Manistee County CHOICES assists victims of domestic violence by providing support, counseling, shelter and educational and advocacy services.
Manistee County Association for Retarded Citizens Striving to improve the quality of life for the developmentally disabled, Manistee Association for Retarded Citizens is an advocacy group comprised of parents and citizens. 
Manistee Recreation Association Our Mission is to provide a balance of recreation activities for persons of all ages and abilities to meet diverse interests of all community members in the greater Manistee Area while emphasizing health habits, respect, self-importance and fun.
Staircase Youth Services Available around the clock, Staircase Youth Services provides free, confidential short-term problem solving, supportive services and crisis intervention for at-risk youth, ages ten through seventeen. 
The Salvation Army The Salvation Army is a religious and charitable organization providing assistance to our neighbors in need.
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“It is a privilege to be a part of such a wonderful organization in Manistee County. I am pleased to have the chance to continue our support of the United Way!”

-Josh MacFern
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