Lansing Area Resources for Women and Girls

Barry-Eaton Health Department
Free mammograms, breast exams, and pap smears are available for eligible women aged 40-64. A limited health plan is also available.
Barry County: (269) 945-9516; Eaton County: (517) 541-2630.

Child Care Grant– LCC
Funding is available child care provided by a licensed caregiver. Applicants must meet eligibility criteria. (517) 483-1199.

Mason Domestic Violence Support Unit (DVSU)
Located in the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office, the DVSU assists women in documenting abuse. (517) 676-8285

EVE, Inc.
EVE (End Violent Encounters) provides counseling, support groups, and shelter for Domestic Violence survivors. (517) 372-5572

EVERYbody Reads
This community bookstore exists to empower underrepresented individuals in the tri-county area. (517) 346-9900

Gateway Community Services
Gateway Community Services provides housing for runaway and homeless youth. (517) 351-4000

Hannah's House: A Christian Maternity Home
Hannah’s House provides transitional housing for women who are pregnant. (517) 482-5856

Harvest House
Harvest house is a shelter for homeless women and children.
(517) 487-3090

Ingham County Health Department
Ingham Health Plan—health insurance for low income residents of Ingham County. (517) 887-4320

LCC Women’s Resource Center
Funding for Displaced Homemakers, Single Parents and for women seeking careers in non-traditional occupations. (517) 483-1199

Michigan Resource Center on Domestic & Sexual Violence
More than 400 books and 400 videos on domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, law, public policy, and more are available here.
(517) 381-4663

Michigan State University Safe Place
Provides shelter, counseling and support services for the MSU community who are survivors of domestic violence. (517) 355-1100

Michigan Women’s Historical Center & Hall of Fame
This hall has exhibits which portray the achievements and history of Michigan women, and an art gallery. (517) 484-1880

Michigan Works!
Michigan Works! offers free job seeking services. Computers and internet are available to use. (517) 492-5500

Planned Parenthood Affilates of Michigan
Planned Parenthood provides pregnancy testing, birth control information, exams, counseling and more on a sliding fee scale.
(517) 351-0550 (Lansing-Frandor)

Self Defense For Women
Self Defense For Women teaches self defense, ask for Sally Belloli.
(517) 355-5250

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)
SANE examiners are available 24 hours a day at Sparrow Hospital. They provide care, examination, and referrals for victims of sexual assault.
(517) 364-3641

Visiting Nurse Services of Michigan
Hospice services are provided for those with a terminal illness.
(517) 346-4650

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) supplies education, food, nutrition, and referrals. There is also a program for women who are pregnant or are post-partum. (517) 887-4531

Willow Plaza Teen Center
Health care and family planning services are provided for 11-21 year olds.
(517) 484-9292

Women’s Health Services Ingham County
Confidential health services are provided, including reproductive health services, birth control, pregnancy care and health maintenance.
(517) 887-4320