Equip for Freedom

Equip for Freedom

231 State Street, Suite 6
Petoskey, Michigan 4977
(989) 370-1470

RCO Mission Statement

Equip for Freedom aims to be the focal point in Northern Michigan to identify, resolve, and provide long terms solutions for substance use disorder. We will provide the first sober living women’s home in Northern Michigan because we believe that connection is the key to sobriety, recovery, and freedom.

Services Offered

We offer community navigators throughout Northern Michigan to help, assist and guide any individual with their everyday obstacles and barriers.  These can include helping the uninsured population receive appropriate healthcare services, navigation to treatment, facilitation of appropriate phone calls with the individuals PIHP, referral to appropriate recovery support services. Additionally, we provide training for Narcan administration to help save lives. Equip for Freedom arms and empowers individuals with the tools and resources that affect their health, lifestyle and wellness.

Proudest Accomplishment

In Sept 2019, Equip for Freedom purchased a home in Petoskey, MI.  This home provides sober living housing for 11 women in the Northern Michigan area.  In January 2020, we implemented our first, full-time paid staff member into our staffing model.  We are pleased to announce Eric Omron, is our Community Navigator.  Eric works out of the United Way building in Otsego County, Gaylord, MI.  where he interacts with individuals on a daily basis.  We also have a part-time staff member, volunteer and many other individuals who want to see this community resource continue to grow.