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There are agencies and organizations across Michigan that provide services and supports for children and families. The Statewide Resource Map provides a comprehensive list of many services across Michigan.

Additional Resources

Statewide Resource Map

Use the map to find resources in a county, 

Health Liaison Officers (HLOs)

The primary role of a Health Liaison Officer is to promote and provide direction for improved health outcomes for all children in foster care. 

Serious Emotional Disturbance Waiver (SEDW)

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) received approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the Children's Home and Community-Based Services Waiver for Children with Serious Emotional Disturbance (SEDW), which began in October 2005, in a limited number of counties.  Effective October 2019 CMS approved MDHHS to expand the SEDW to all counties in the state of Michigan.

Community Mental Health Services Programs (CMHSPs)

Today, community mental health services programs (CMHSPs) and the organizations with which they contract provide a comprehensive range of services and supports to children, adolescents and adults with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities and substance use disorders in all 83 Michigan counties.

Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED): Lead and Back-Up Contacts

Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED): Lead and Back-Up list in pdf forma.

Foster Care Psychotropic Medication Oversight Unit (FC-PMOU)

The Foster Care Psychotropic Medication Oversight Unit is an ongoing partnership between the Children's Services Agency Child Welfare Medical Unit, Mental Health Services to Children and Families and Juvenile Justice Programs, and the Medical Services Administration Pharmacy Management Division and Office of Medical Affairs.

Crisis & Suicide Hotlines

To find a suicide prevention coalition or crisis line near you, use the map or find a contact listing by county.

Therapy and Counseling

Use this resource to obtain listings of behavioral counselors under contract with MDHHS. 

CMHSP Contacts

Contact information for customer services coordinators, youth/young adult reentry child welfare and youth/young adult reentry juvenile justice.