WHO WE ARE
The Newaygo County Community Collaborative (NC3) is comprised of representatives from the fields of health care, human services, education, county government, courts, economic development, employment and training, the faith-based community, substance abuse, and other agencies concerned with the quality of life of Newaygo County residents.
NC3 is the official, state-endorsed community collaborative serving Newaygo County.
WHAT WE DO
Impacting quality of life.
NC3 Mission: To collaboratively develop and deliver effective community-based human services within Newaygo County.
NC3 responsibilities include:
Identifying, planning, and implementing services through the creation of working committees comprised of agency staff, consumers, community affiliates, and community representatives from private and public sectors
Sharing information from local, state, and federal levels that could impact or support local programs and services
Supporting collaborative efforts among community agencies and other collaboratives such as Great Start, West Michigan Housing Network, LiveWell Newaygo County, AgingWell, and Headway Coalition.
MEETING DATES AND INFORMATION
Anyone interested in community issues and solutions is welcome to attend NC3 general membership meetings. They will be virtual until further notice.
GENERAL MEETING DATES
General Meetings take place to share affiliate group highlights, problem solve, and/or learn something new. If time remains, individual organizations share program information. Meeting link/location shared via the NC3 Listserv.
Save the following dates:
Thursday, May 26, 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM at NC RESA
Thursday, August 25, 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM at NC RESA
Thursday, December 1st, 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM at NC RESA
Executive Council membership includes the executive leadership for the following organizations:
Area Agency on Aging West Michigan
Department of Health and Human Services
District Health Department #10
Family Health Care
Fremont Area Community Foundation
Newaygo County Board of Commissioners
Newaygo County Commission on Aging
Newaygo County Mental Health
Newaygo County Prosecuting Attorney
Newaygo County Regional Educational Service Agency (NC RESA)
Newaygo County Sheriff's Office
The Right Place in Newaygo County
Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial Hospital
TrueNorth Community Services
United Way of the Lakeshore