COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH & SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES www.kazoocmh.org
FAX: (269) 553-8012
3299 Gull Road, P. O. Box 63, Nazareth, MI 49074
Chief Executive Officer: Jeff Patton
Office of Recipient Rights 2030 Portage Street, Kalamazoo MI 49001
Training Department 2030 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Access Center (24 hours) 418 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Toll Free (800) 373-6200
TDD (269) 382-0847
Mental Health Admissions
24-Hour Mental Health Emergency Services
Services for Adults with Mental Illness 418 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 373-6000 - TDD (269) 382-0847
Services for Adults with Developmental Disabilities
Services for Children with Developmental Disabilities
Services for Children with Serious Emotional Disturbances
Kalamazoo Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services (KCMHSAS) is the mental health authority for Kalamazoo County, Michigan. All public funding for mental health services for Kalamazoo residents is authorized and flows through KCMHSAS.
KCMHSAS assures a comprehensive and coordinated array of services available to Kalamazoo County consumers who may have a mental illness, substance abuse disorder, or developmental disability. The Access Center at 418 W. Kalamazoo Avenue, with 24 hour availability of trained mental health screeners, can assist all community individuals with information and referrals, crisis screening and intervention, pre-screening and authorization for potential admission to inpatient services and comprehensive assessment/admission to additional KCMHSAS services.
LAND BANK AUTHORITY www.kalamazoolandbank.org
229 E. Michigan Ave., Suite 340, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (269) 762-6191
The Kalamazoo County Land Bank Authority was created under the provisions of the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Act, 2003 P.A. 258, 124.571 et seq., and the Intergovernmental Agreement by and between the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority and the Treasurer of Kalamazoo County.
The Kalamazoo County Land Bank is dedicated to improving the quality of our neighborhoods, retuning tax reverted property to the tax roll, and providing innovative concepts to home ownership.
The Land Bank is currently housed in Suite 340 of the Main Street East Building, located at 229 E. Michigan Ave.
Executive Director Kelly Clarke
Assets & Acquisitions Manager Kenn Hartmann
Finance & Administration Manager Amanda Woodin
Property Acquisition & Disposition Coordinator Catie Boring
Operations & Communications Coordinator Natalie Youakim
LAW LIBRARY www.kpl.gov
315 S. Rose St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
FAX: (269) 553-7959
Law Librarian: Caitlin Hoag
The Law Library, located within the central Kalamazoo Public Library receives partial funding from Kalamazoo County. The Law Library is open regular library hours and material for both attorneys and laypersons is available. Local attorneys provide free monthly legal consultations and occasional seminars. Spanish language materials are available.
LEGAL AID OF WESTERN MICHIGAN www.legalaidwestmich.org
TOLL FREE: (888) 783-8190
201 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Room 308, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
FAX: (269) 388-5235
Managing Attorney: Bernard S. Dempsey
Supervising Attorney: Richard B. Kupferschmidt
ROAD COMMISSION www.kalamazoocountyroads.com
3801 E. Kilgore Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49001 (269) 381-3171
FAX: (269) 381-1760
Managing Director: Joanna I. Johnson
SOUTHCENTRAL MICHIGAN PLANNING COUNCIL (269) 385-0409
300 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Director Lee Adams firstname.lastname@example.org
The Southcentral Michigan Planning Council (SMPC) is one of 14 State Planning and Development Regions in Michigan. SMPC represents Region 3, which is comprised of Barry, Branch, Calhoun, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph Counties.
SMPC is a regional planning organization that aims to improve the economic, environmental, and fiscal health of member organizations through transportation, land use and environmental planning, economic development, and efficient local staffing. SMPC serves local units of government (Counties, Cities, Villages and Townships), the Michigan Department of Transportation, and Road Commissions/ Departments. SMPC is a member of the Michigan Association of Regions.
TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY www.kalcountytransit.com
Metro Transit Facility, 530 N. Rose St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
The Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority (KCTA) was created in 2005 to deal with public transportation in all areas of the County.
Executive Director: Sean McBride