Office Hours
8:00am – 5:00pm
Monday – Thursday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fridays

Main Telephone
Van Buren County

269-621-3143

Cass County

269-445-5280

 

Office Locations
Hartford
Cassopolis
Dowagiac
Mattawan


Van Buren County Main Office


Cass County Main Office

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         FUN AND SAFETY

Summer is here and everyone is opening pools, going to the beach or taking a water craft out on a lake.   For pool and boat safety or how to survive a rip tide, click on the links below to get valuable information.  CPR certification is recommended for those that own pools or boats, contact your local red cross chapter, intermedicate school districts to find a class near you.

watersafety

swimming/healthywater

drowning prevention

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As the weather gets warmer, the tick activity in Michigan increases.  Ticks carry illnesses such as Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and other diseases.  Ticks are typically found in wooded or brush areas with tall grass and leaf litter, however the tick population that may transmit Lyme Disease are expanding among Lake Michigan shoreline counties.  Prompt recognition and treatment is essential to prevent serious illness and death. Click on the link to see what you can do to help avoid ticks, how to remove a tick if bitten and other valuable information.

www.cdc.gov/ticks/

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The Healthy Michigan Plan

IT'S NEVER BEEN EASIER TO GET HEALTH CARE COVERAGE!

The long-awaited Healthy Michigan plan, the state’s unique version of expanded Medicaid, opens April 1st.   There are 3 easy ways to apply.

*  Click on the link below

*  Call the Michigan Healthcare Helpline 1-855-789-5610

*  Visit your local Department of Human Services

           Van Buren County: Red Arrow Hwy, Hartford (building next

            to the health department)

           Cass County:  M-62, Cassopolis

  

www.healthymichiganplan.org

If you need assistance applying

call us at 269-621-3143 ext 333 for more information.

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We have opened another Dental Office to better serve you.

Community Dental

23200 Red Arrow Hwy.

Mattawan MI  49071

Call 269-668-6715 or 855-668-1200 for an appointment.

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DON'T LET BED BUGS BITE!

Once just a distant memory or a reference in a popular bedtime phrase, Bed Bugs are real, and are making a comeback in the United States. The Michigan Department of Community Health has gathered experts from across the state government, local municipalities and industry groups to develop resources and materials for Michigan.

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CLICK ON THE PICTURE ABOVE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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