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

Would you like to make a positive difference in your community? Do you have free time available? CMHA-CEI has a variety of volunteer opportunities!


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Complete Volunteer Information Sheet
  • Police clearance check is required.
  • Schedule appointment with HR Staff to obtain ID Badge
  • Must schedule TB Test and Training date with CMHA-CEI Training Unit
  • Two Tuberculosis (TB) skin tests within the first two weeks of orientation (agency provided).
  • As applicable to the work performed, will be knowledgeable about and actively support culturally competent recovery based practices, person centered planning as a shared decision making process with the individual, who defines his/her life goals and is assisted in developing a unique path toward those goals, and a trauma informed culture of safety to aid consumers in the recovery process.
  • Additional training may be required.

 To explore a volunteer opportunity consider joining the CMHA-CEI volunteer team by applying today.

 Volunteer Details

Assist adults with specific community based activities. Initiate and organize a project activity from beginning to end with staff assistance. Ability to adjust projects/activities to the abilities of the consumers participating in order to engage the consumer.

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Apply In Person

Return your completed Volunteer Information Form in the Career Center's drop box at our Human Resources Career Center on the first floor located at: 

812 E. Jolly Road
Lansing,  Michigan 48910 
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Apply by Mail

Send your completed Volunteer Information Form and your resume to:

Community Mental Health Authority-CEI
Human Resources Department
812 E. Jolly Road
Lansing, Michigan 48910

Note: Applications must be fully completed; resumes do not substitute for employment applications

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