Alcona Citizens for Health, Inc. (Alcona Health Center) has been operating as a Federally Qualified Health Center since July of 1978, with the opening of its first clinic in Lincoln, MI. Since that time, AHC has expanded to serve 12 counties. The Service Area includes Alpena, Iosco, Oscoda, Emmet, Cheboygan, Mackinac, Montmorency, Presque Isle, Otsego, Chippewa, Luce, and Baraga counties.
AHC provides primary care services that include perinatal care, mental health, and substance abuse services, as well as a full array of enabling services at 12 clinic locations throughout Northern MI.
AHC provides behavioral health services in the school setting with 20 school-based clinics. Of these locations, 2 sites offer both behavioral health and medical services. Patient Support AHC offers a full array of enabling services including health education, eligibility screenings, care management, care coordination, and community resource referrals.
Located in the Eastern end of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Chippewa County is home to the famous Soo Locks. With year-round recreational activities, historical sites, Tahquamenon Falls, spectacular lighthouses, forests and waters you will find plenty to do here. And don't forget there is some of the best fishing on the St. Mary's River.