Pathways to Better Health

Pathways to Better Health can help you connect to needed medical services (primary care, dental, mental health, other specialists) and social service supports (clothing, transportation, food, housing etc) to manage and improve your health.

CareHub can assign a Community Health Worker to you.

Working to improve your health can be hard. Navigating the health and social services system can be hard. Pathways to Better Health can help you reach your health goals.

Pathways to Better Health

Eligibility: Adults (18 years and older) with at least two chronic health conditions (like asthma, diabetes, depression, heart disease, etc.) who are eligible for Medicaid, Healthy Michigan Plan and/or Medicare.

Area Served: Reside in Ingham, Clinton, Eaton, Barry, Gratiot, Montcalm or Ottawa counties.   

Who visits: Community health workers

How does it work?

  • A Community Health Worker (CHW) comes to your home.
  • You can ask for help with any of the following:
    • Medical care
    • Dental Care
    • Eye Care
    • Hearing problems
    • Transportation
    • Health Insurance
    • Food
    • Clothing
    • Housing resources
    • Utility bills
    • Child care
    • Financial assistance
    • Education and employment
    • Legal questions
    • Domestic violence
    • Mental health care
    • Substance abuse treatment
    • And more 
  • CHW connects you to the medical services (primary care, dental, mental health, other specialists) and social service supports (clothing, transportation, food, housing etc)
  • CHW provides support, education and motivation for healthier lifestyles to manage health conditions
  • Pathways to Better Health provided at no-cost to you

Partners in this work:
Your CHW may be coming from the following community agencies

  • Barry-Eaton District Health Department – serving Eaton & Barry Counties
  • Ingham Health Plan Corporation – serving Ingham County
  • Capital Area Community Services - serving Ingham County
  • Mid-Michigan District Health Department – serving Clinton, Gratiot, and Montcalm Counties
  • Ottawa County Department of Public Health - serving Ottawa County

To get started, complete the intake form:

Get help today: 1-866-291-8691 or complete online Intake Form

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