OUR AFFILIATES

NC3 is comprised of representatives from education, county government, courts, economic development, employment and training, the faith-based community, healthcare, human services, substance abuse, and other agencies concerned with the quality of life of the residents of Newaygo County. Members share information via a listserv and solve problems together in affiliate groups and in quarterly meetings.

Check below for summaries of each affiliate's work and mission. For more information on these affiliates, contact nc3coordinator@gmail.com.

AgingWell is made up of organizations with an interest in issues affecting older adults (60+). 

AgingWell Network

CHEF focuses on collaborating on food distribution initiatives and serving as a resource for people experiencing food insecurity.

County Hunger Elimination Force

The Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Task Force is dedicated to improving support and strengthening prevention efforts.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Task Force

Great Start's goal is to coordinate and improve services for children and families so all children are ready to start school.

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Great Start of Newaygo County

Headway is focused on the topics of mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment.

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Headway: Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition

LiveWell's mission is to improve the health of Newaygo County's residents and environment.

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LiveWell Newaygo County

Safe Kids goal is to prevent unintentional injuries among children through education, collaboration, and child advocacy.

Safe Kids

The trauma-informed care work group is committed to implementing trauma-informed care practices in local health and human services.

Trauma-Informed Care Work Group

WE CAN! is the local college and career access network, focused on increasing post-secondary attainment.

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WE CAN! Newaygo County

The housing network coordinates efforts to alleviate homelessness in our region and increase the supply of affordable housing.

West Michigan Housing Network

YouTHrive is focused on supporting Opportunity Youth:  young adults aged 16-26 who are not in school or employed.

YouTHrive Coalition

CHW is a group of frontline community workers helping individuals and families navigate services.

Community

Health Worker

Group