If you or someone you know is in danger, call 911 now.
Third Level Crisis Center
Open 24 hours. Call anytime for help with anything!
All calls are free and confidential. Caller-ID is only accessed if you or someone you know is in immediate danger.
We all need help sometimes.
We may not always know where to turn.
Third Level offers guidance for youth and adults as they navigate life’s challenges. We help…
|Middle school students in great pain after being bullied|
|Single parents who need help paying their bills or accessing food|
|Older adults who feel alone and disconnected|
|Teens who are “couch surfing” and need somewhere to stay|
|Veterans transitioning from warrior to citizen|
|People battling serious illness and the fear that comes with it|
|A family breadwinner who gets laid off|
|Older youth who are on their own, trying to make it in the world|
|Men, women, teens, and elders who have lost hope that their pain will end and are thinking about killing themselves|
Trained, compassionate counselors are available RIGHT NOW to help you understand, cope with, and recover from crisis and challenge, no matter what that may look like for you.
Struggling with depression, suicide, anxiety, or just life in general? Call our helpline now.
We listen, work with you to problem solve, and help you decide what your next steps will be. We can connect you with community resources to ensure you get the long-term support you need including food pantries, utility payment assistance, ongoing counseling, support groups, and more.
We respect your privacy. All contacts are free and are kept confidential unless you require emergency assistance.
If you need help, call, text, stop by, or find us on Facebook. We’re here to help 24/7/365.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call anytime from anywhere.
Third Level is a proud partner of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Network – a nationwide, 24/7 phone line to help prevent suicide. If anyone calls this national number from a northern Michigan area code, they will be routed to local Third Level counselors.
Third Level counselors are specially trained in suicide intervention and will work to help you or your loved ones in times of suicidal crisis.
Are you suicidal? Do you know someone who is suicidal? Anyone, anywhere in the nation, can call (800) 273-8255 to reach a local crisis line .
Click here to learn more about suicide prevention at Third Level.
Want to Support Third Level?
We are grateful for the support of our community. Donors, volunteers, and advocates help us achieve our mission – striving to ensure the safety and well-being of children, youth, adults, and families in times of crisis challenge and life-transition.
Each donation to Child & Family Services/Third Level impacts people’s lives, people right here in northern Michigan. Click here to learn more about donating to the work of CFS/Third Level.
Third Level uses paid staff and trained volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering with Child & Family Services or Third Level, please click here.