Welcome to Michigan's Lakeshore Region for Behavioral Health

Lakeshore Regional Entity is the public behavioral health plan for people with mental illness, developmental disability, and substance use disorders in Allegan, Kent, Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Oceana, and Ottawa counties.

Our organization manages the services provided under a contract with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to residents  in the region who have Medicaid or are under insured and who are eligible for services as defined by the Michigan Mental Health Code.  We are one of 10 Prepaid Inpatient Health Plans (PIHP) in Michigan.


The Lakeshore Regional Entity will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aides and services, such as signers for the hard of hearing and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities who want to attend the meeting upon 24 hour notice to the Lakeshore Regional Entity. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids, or services should contact the Lakeshore Regional Entity by writing or calling the following: Customer Services, Lakeshore Regional Entity, 5000 Hakes Drive, Norton Shores, MI 49441, 1-800-897-3301.