Contact Information

  • Bay County Probate Court
    1230 Washington Ave., Suite 715
    Bay City, Michigan 48708-5737
  • Phone: (989) 895-4205
  • Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Mental Health

The Probate Court handles cases involving the evaluation and care of individuals alleged to be in need of mental health services. We serve any resident of the county or an individual that is found in Bay County. Below you will find links to information about the procedures involved in Mental Health cases.

A minor’s parent or guardian may request hospitalization of a minor without Court involvement.

If you have questions regarding mental health treatment and services in Bay County, please contact our local community mental health, Bay Area Behavioral Health (BABH). To request non-emergency services (mental health services or substance use disorder treatment), call 1-800-448-5498.

If you are in crisis, please call 1-800-327-4693

General Information

Bay Area Behavioral Health (BABH)

Bay County Community Health Assessment

Forensic Center for Psychiatry

HealthSource White Pine Mental Health Center (Sagniaw)

McLaren Emergency Services

Michigan Legal Help