School-Based Services

TBCHS partners with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Service’s Child and Adolescent Health Center Program and local area schools to bring healthcare services to the children in our community. This partnership allows Thunder Bay to provide students with access to medical care including immunizations, health education, preventive health and behavioral health services in the school setting.

School-Based Health Centers (SBHC)

SBHC’s provide a full array of services to adolescents ages 5 through 21 years including but not limited to: comprehensive primary care, acute care, immunizations, health education, behavioral health counseling, and substance abuse prevention, assessment, and referral.

TBCHS – Cardinal Health Center
located within the Onaway Area Community School

TBCHS – Chief Health Center
located within the Cheboygan Intermediate/Middle School

School Wellness Center (SWC)

SWC’s provide a wide range of services to adolescents, including but not limited to: acute care, first aid, immunizations, health education, behavioral health counseling, and referral to primary care or specialty services.

TBCHS – Mio Ausable SWC
located within the Mio Ausable Schools

School Services*

In addition to our School-Based Health Centers and School Wellness Center, TBCHS also provides behavioral health counseling, portable dental, and school nurse services in several local area schools.

Atlanta Community Schools
Cheboygan Area High School
Cheboygan East Elementary
Cheboygan Inverness Academy
Fairview Area Schools
Hale Area Schools
Hillman Elementary School
Hillman Jr./Sr. High School
Inland Lakes Elementary School
Inland Lakes Secondary School
Johannesburg-Lewiston School
Lewiston Elementary School
Mackinaw City Public School
Posen Consolidated School
Rogers City Elementary School
Rogers City High School
Vanderbilt Area School
Wolverine Elementary School
Wolverine Secondary School

*services vary by location