Northern Michigan
Marriage & Family Center

Strong marriages create strong families.  And strong families make for a strong society.  That's why the Northern Michigan Marriage & Family Center exists. Our mission is to strengthen marriages and families through prevention and education programs.  We believe that enhanced health in our marriages and families will have immediate benefits for those relationships and long term benefits for our children and communities. To accomplish this we offer education, training, and skill building in the following areas:

  • Choosing a Healthy Partner
  • Pre-marital Trainings and Assessments
  • Increasing Marital Satisfaction
  • Family Wellness
  • Parent Education and Skill Building
  • Healthy Conflict Management
  • Communication
  • Family Life Coaching

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Our team is made up of highly qualified professionals who are passionate about marriages and families. They are trained in nationally recognized programs that are proven to be effective.

If you would like more information about the Northern Michigan Marriage & Family Center, contact Grant Porteous, LMSW at (231) 947-2255 or