Mental Health Crisis Help

Community Mental Health offers walk in or call crisis 24 Hours a Day (Walk-in services are for those in immediate crisis and cannot wait for an appointment). Contact Us to get directions to the CMH Building. Crisis services provides crisis intervention, assessment, and screening for voluntary and involuntary psychiatric hospitalization.
Toll Free: 800.372.8460
Local: 517.346.8460
TTY: 517.267.7623
Mental Health Crisis

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Community Mental Health Authority of Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties (CMHA-CEI) is a public body required by law to comply with Michigan’s Freedom of Information Act, Public Act 442 of 1976, as revised (“FOIA”).  It is the CMHA-CEI’s policy to comply with FOIA by granting eligible individuals access to CMHA-CEI’s public records, unless those records are exempt from disclosure by law.  The following Policy and Procedure ensures uniformity in the CMHA-CEI’s practices and procedures in releasing public records, and the charging of fees to process a FOIA request.  A Public Summary of FOIA Policy and Procedure is also included, providing a brief overview of these documents.  A FOIA Fee Itemization Schedule – Exhibit A has additionally been provided to give people an idea of what cost is permissible, under FOIA, for CMHA-CEI to charge for the searching, redacting, and producing of public documents.

Any questions, and any request for FOIA information, may be directed to CMHA-CEI’s FOIA Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , via facsimile at (517) 346-8116 (Attn: FOIA Coordinator), or by mail addressed to the FOIA Coordinator at CMHA-CEI’s current business address.


FOIA Documents
icon Public Summary of FOIA Policy and Procedure
icon Freedom of Information Act Policy
icon Freedom of Information Act Procedure
icon FOIA Fee Itemization Schedule - Exhibit A
icon FOIA Affidavit of Indigence Form - Exhibit B


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