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Crisis Support and Counseling

Whether you need support now or at any time after experiencing sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking or dating violence, help is available 24 hours a day.

Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan (WRCNM) 24-hour Crisis Intervention: 231-347-0082 or 800-275-1995

WRCNM During Business Hours: 231-347-0067

Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians (LTBB) Survivor Outreach Services: 231-242-1620

In the event of a sexual assault occurring on NCMC’s campus, 911 should be contacted immediately.

Medical assistance is available at:

McLaren-Northern Michigan Hospital
416 Connable Avenue, Petoskey

Otsego Memorial Hospital
825 N Center Ave, Gaylord

McLaren-Cheboygan Hospital
748 S Main St, Cheboygan

WRCNM and LTBB offer counseling and advocacy services for all victims of sexual assault. An Advocate can be immediately dispatched to assist victims 24/7 by calling the WRCNM Crisis Line at 231-247-0082. An Advocate works one-on-one with the victim offering support and educating them about the importance of preserving evidence which may be necessary for the prosecution of sexual assault.


Where To Go for Assistance

  • Vice President of Student Affairs   231-348-6618
  • McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital   231-348-4000
  • Petoskey Department of Public Safety   231-347-2500
  • Otsego County Sheriff Department   989-732-7858
  • Cheboygan Department of Public Safety   231-627-4321
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline   800-656-HOPE (4673)


Additional Information

Emergency and medical services are available to all crime victims through local Emergency Departments.  Victim’s compensation benefits may be available by contacting:

Crime Victim Services Commission
320 South Walnut St, Lansing, MI  48913

Victim only Toll-Free:  877-251-7373

Victims of Crime may directly contact the County Prosecutor’s office:

Emmet County
200 Division St., Petoskey

Otsego County
800 Livingston Blvd., Suite 3-D, Gaylord 

Cheboygan County
870 S. Main St, Room 143, Cheboygan

If you would like to be notified of an arrest in your case and/or the release of the perpetrator arrested call:

Emmet County Prosecutor’s Office: 231-348-1725
Emmet Victim Advocate: 231-348-1725

Otsego County Sheriff Department: 989-732-7858
Otsego Victim Advocate: 989-731-7431

Cheboygan Department of Public Safety:  231-627-4321
Cheboygan Victim Advocate: 231-627-8450

Information about emergency shelter, counseling services and the legal rights of domestic violence victims is available through these resources:

Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan: 800-275-1995

LTBB Survivor Outreach Services: 231-242-1620

NCMC Student Services Department: 231-348-6605

To obtain a Personal Protection Order:

Emmet County Clerk’s Office
200 Division St., Petoskey, MI 49770

Otsego County Clerk’s Office
225 West Main St., Gaylord, MI 49735

Cheboygan County Clerk’s Office
870 S. Main St., Cheboygan, MI 49721

Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan

LTBB Survivor Outreach Services