706 W. Michigan Ave.
P.O. Box 1526
24-Hour Crisis Hotline & Shelter
AWARE Administrative Phone
AWARE Administrative Fax
AWARE Shelter Fax
AWARE Legal Advocates
(517) 783-1638 Ext 136
Family Visitation Center
(517) 783-1638 Ext 141
Office of Prosecuting Attorney (Victim’s Rights)
Other Important Contacts
- Jackson County
Office of the Prosecuting Attorney
Michigan Family Violence Prevention Helpline
- Department of Human Services | Children’s Protective Services
Department of Human Services | Children’s Protective Services
Call to report suspected cases of child abuse & neglect. The Jackson office is located at 301 Louis Glick Hwy. Jackson, MI 49201.
- Children’s Protective Services
Children’s Protective Services
The Crime Victims Unit of the Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney’s office employs Victim Rights Advocates who provide victims with information and assistance in regards to their case proceedings.
- Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
The Prosecutor’s office plays an important role in holding suspects accountable for their criminal acts as well as protecting children from abuse and neglect. Located at 312 Jackson Street. Jackson, MI 49201.
Adult Court Division
Juvenile Court Division
- Center for Family Health
Center for Family Health
CFH provides a wide range of low cost primary health care services including medical, dental and behavioral health services.
- Catholic Charities of Jackson, Lenawee, and Hillsdale Counties
Catholic Charities of Jackson, Lenawee, and Hillsdale Counties
Provides individual and family counseling, retired senior volunteer program and other services. Located at 1522 Joy Avenue, Jackson, MI 49203 and 407 S. Mechanic Street, Jackson, MI 49201.
- Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (CPCAN)
Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (CPCAN)
The Child and Parent Center of CPCAN provides information, prevention, and parenting education services related to child abuse and neglect issues.
- Lifeways Behavioral Health Connections
Lifeways Behavioral Health Connections
Lifeways provides information and referral services for a variety of behavioral health issues including mental health, addictions, and developmental disabilities needs. Also operates a 24-hour crisis support line.
Lifeways ACCESS Center
After hours crisis line
- United Way 211
United Way 211
United Way provides information and referrals for basic needs, physical and mental health resources, employment needs, older adults and young child needs, and emergency needs.
From a land line
From a cell phone
- Family Services and Children’s Aid
Family Services and Children’s Aid
Provides a variety of mental health services including individual and family counseling, adoption and pregnancy counseling, and a variety of substance abuse programming. Located at 330 W. Michigan Avenue. Jackson, MI 49204.
- Friend of the Court (FOC)
Friend of the Court (FOC)
FOC assists the Court by helping to resolve domestic relations disputes, and enforcing the court’s orders for custody, parenting time, and support. Located at 1697 Lansing Avenue. Jackson, MI 49201.