Upcoming Events

Parenting Class - Houghton

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Tuesdays, January 28 - February 25

6p - 8p @ Saints Peter & Paul Lutheran Church


 REGISTER for this free parenting class by contacting Mandy at 906-482-8701 or mdaniels@dialhelp.org


In partnership w/ Houghton/Keweenaw CTC, funded by NorthCare

Community

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February 28, 11a - 5p @ Cyberia Cafe


The first 60 people get a FREE small coffee + a scone! Enter a raffle for a $50 gift card. Learn about prevention and what our local CTC coalition is doing in the community.


In partnership with Houghton/Keweenaw CTC. Funded by BCBS of MI and BCBS MI Foundation.  

Human Trafficking

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March 10, 6p - 7:30p @ CCMH Institute 


Hear Victim Advocate Marlene Mottes speak about Human Trafficking, and learn how you can help put an end to it. MI is #10 in the country for trafficking.


In partnership with Houghton/Keweenaw CTC and the UP Human Trafficking Task Force, funded by NorthCare

Suicide Prevention

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March 12 & 13, 8:30a - 4:30p @ UP Health Systems Portage, $20


 Learn to recognize signs of suicide, offer support, and link someone at risk with resources for help. ASIST is a two-day interactive class designed to help  professionals and lay people learn how to intervene to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. SPACE IS LIMITED.

To register, please contact Krissy Putz at 906-482-9077 or kputz@dialhelp.org

Sexual Assault

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April 15, 6:15p - 7:15p

@ the Laurium Ballroom


 It's a TEAL (To Empower And Liberate) takeover! Dial Help staff will be hosting a Zumba session to raise awareness of sexual assault survivor resources. 


Wear teal to show your support!  


In partnership with Zumba with Olivia


  Funded by: Division of Victim Services  

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

L'Anse Area Schools: Thursdays from 3:30 - 4:45 pm, Room 310

Support Groups

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 

Supporters and Caregivers

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Thursday evenings, February - April, 6pm to 8:30pm

@ Copper Country Mental Health Institute


Registration required: call Bill, Barry, or Elizabeth at 482-4632. This FREE series of 12 sessions is structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being. Presented by a team of trained family member volunteers who've been there.


Learn more by clicking here

Sexual Assault

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March 18, April 29, May 13, 7p - 8p

@ Dial Help Portage Plaza Office: 47431 St. Hwy M26, Unit 5B


Free, safe, and non-judgmental community support group for anyone who experienced sexual violence past or present, including childhood abuse. You are not alone. Email psetter-hallwachs@dialhelp.org with questions or for more info.


Funded by MI DHHS Division of Victim Services. 

College Support Groups

Sexual Assault - Michigan Tech University

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March 24 & April 7, 7p - 8p

@ Michigan Tech University, Cherry Room (138W), Wadsworth Hall


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

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

Finlandia Career Fair

 March 5, 8a-12:30p @ Finlandia


A chance for Finlandia students to meet with prospective employers