Office of Recipient Rights

Recipients of Pathways services have rights guaranteed by Michigan’s Mental Health Code and other laws.  These rights are outlined in a booklet entitled Your Rights which consumers receive when they begin services at or through Pathways.  If you have questions regarding your rights, contact the Office of Recipient Rights in your area.

Rights Information Handbooks and Podcasts. To view and/or hear a podcast on "Your Rights When Receiving Mental Health Services in Michigan", please click on the attached link which will bring you to the Michigan Department of Community Health website. Click here.

Helpful links:

Know Your Rights

Recipient Rights Policies and Procedures

Contact the Office of Recipient Rights for assistance anytime:

Alger and Delta Counties
Scott Anderson, Recipient Rights Coordinator
2500 7th Avenue South,
Suite 100, Escanaba, MI 49829
Telephone (906) 233-1242,
FAX (906) 786-5859

Delta and Luce County
Faye Witte, Recipient Rights Supervisor
2500 7th Avenue South, Suite 100
Escanaba, MI.  49829-9594
Telephone (906) 233-1201
FAX (906) 786-5859

Marquette County
Cindy Lawrence, Recipient Rights Coordinator
200 W. Spring St.
Marquette, MI.  49855
Telephone (906) 225-4403
FAX (906) 225-7204