Upcoming Events

Middle School Lock-In

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October 25 from 7pm - October 26 7am

@ Finlandia University - $5 

Promoting sober fun w/ Houghton/Keweenaw CTC


 For 6-8th graders. There are safe ways to have FUN without the use of substances like alcohol and other drugs! Scholarships for the $5 fee available.

The event will begin at Respawn at 7 pm on Friday, October 25th. Students will be bussed to the Finlandia gym at 10 p.m. where they will locked in until 7 a.m. the following morning.  


Funded by NorthCare and Portage Health Foundation


Thanks to Respawn for donating laser tag!!

Free Teen After School Club

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 TOP Club meets weekly for an hour and includes hands-on lessons, activities, and community service to build resilience and leadership skills. Activities include kayaking, skiing, rock climbing, and more!

Middle School TOP Clubs

Washington Middle School: Mondays from 3:45 - 5:00 pm, Room 103

Ontonagon Area Schools: Tuesdays from 3:30 - 4:45 pm, Cafeteria

Houghton Middle School: Wednesdays from 3:45 - 5:00 pm, Mr. Meyer's Room

Baraga Area Schools: Thursdays from 3:30 - 4:45 pm, Mrs. Wisniewski’s Room

Ewen-Trout Creek School District: Fridays from 3:30 - 4:45 pm,  ITV Room

High School Top Club

Calumet High School: Mondays from 3:45 - 5:00 pm, JROTC Room

Ontonagon Area Schools: Tuesdays from 3:30 - 4:45 pm, Library 

Houghton High School: Wednesdays from 3:45 - 5:00 pm, Ms. Gondek's Room

Support Groups

Sexual Assault

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October 23, November 13, December 11 

from 6p - 7p @ Dial Help Portage Plaza Office


Free, safe, and non-judgmental community support group for anyone who experienced sexual violence past or present, including childhood abuse. You are not alone.


Funded by the Division of Victim Services

Mental Health

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Second Wednesday of each month 

from 6p to 7p @ The Institute, Houghton


Free and confidential support group for people and families dealing with mental illness. Meetings are an opportunity for sharing and support. 


*** You're not alone in this ***


Email MHSGKA@aol.com with questions

Sexual Assault

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 Contact Paige with questions at 

482-9077 or psetter-hallwachs@dialhelp.org  


Free, safe, and non-judgmental phone support group for anyone who experienced sexual violence past or present, including childhood abuse. You are not alone.


***Heal with other survivors ***


 Funded by: Division of Victim Services 

College Support Groups

MTU - Sexual Assault

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October 21 from 7p - 8p

@ Cherry Room, Wadsworth Hall, MTU


 Free, safe, and non-judgmental student support group for anyone who experienced sexual violence past or present, including childhood abuse

***Heal with other survivors ***

Funded by Division of Victim Services 

Finlandia - Sexual Assault

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 October 22, November 12, December 10 from 5p - 6p

@ Finlandia Campus Chapel


Free, safe, and non-judgmental student support group for anyone who experienced sexual violence past or present, including childhood abuse  


***Heal with other survivors ***  


Funded by Division of Victim Services 

Recurring Classes

Anger Management

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Three 12-week courses are held each year


A class for court-ordered individuals, or community members


Call 906-482-9077 to register


COST: $15 per class

$25 for one-on-one sessions

Alcohol Highway Safety

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One-day classes held every other month


For individuals convicted of alcohol-related driving offenses, or community members


Call 906-482-9077 to register


COST: $100 total

Non-Violent Relationship

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Classes meet three Mondays a month


For men who need a support group to eliminate problem behavior


 Call 906-482-9077 to register


COST: $50 for intake, $20 for each class

Free after 26 sessions

Dial Help @ Partner Events

Domestic Violence Panel

October 22, 7p - 9p 

@ Electrical Energy Resources Center Michigan Tech


Learn the latest data on domestic violence

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

October 24, 6p - 8p @ Michigan Tech


Raise awareness of sexual and relationship violence and to give men the opportunity to put themselves in "her shoes" 

Winter Carnival

February 5 - 9 @ Michigan Tech


Celebration of winter that includes a snow sculpture contest on MTU's campus

Career Fair

 February 19 @ Michigan Tech


A chance for MTU students to meet with prospective employers