Support in times of crisis, challenge, and life transition.

For 80 years, CFS has remained dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth, adults, and families in northern Michigan.  Click here to learn more about CFS, or follow the links below to learn more about our valuable programs. If you have questions, please call us, we're here to help.

Our Programs:

24/7 Crisis Services


Behavioral Health Services


Crisis & Planned Respite


Foster Care

Free Legal Aid Clinic

Helping Children Heal (VOCA)

Host Homes for Youth

Pete's Place Youth Shelter

Pregnancy/Birth Counseling

Safe Haven Supervised Visitation and Exchange

Suicide Prevention

Third Level 24/7 Crisis Services

Third Level Youth Services

Transitional Living Program

Treatment Foster Care

Trauma Assessment and Treatment

Volunteer Opportunities


Youth Services