1. 1. Call to see if you qualify.

    You may qualify for FREE assistance from Pathways to Better Health of the Lakeshore.

  2. 2. You will be assigned a CHW.

    A Community Health Worker (CHW) will meet with you to identify the health and social services you may need to improve your health.

  3. 3. Improve your quality of life.

    Your CHW will help you set health goals and provide support to help you meet these goals.

What is Pathways to Better Health?

  • What is Pathways to Better Health?

    Pathways is a new program designed to improve overall health and lower costs of care by assisting qualified individuals with accessing community services, thereby improving their health outcomes and decreasing unnecessary hospitalizations and ED visits.

  • In order to receive services, patients must:
    • Be 18 years of age or older
    • Be qualified for Medicaid or Medicare
    • Possess two or more chronic health conditions, such as diabetes, depression, asthma, heart disease, or long-term pain
    • Be a resident of Muskegon or Oceana Counties, northern Ottawa County, or western Newaygo County

Call 231-672-3305 to see if you qualify.