(Community Matters 9) Summit Pointe First Step Hitting Intended Goals

Summit Pointe CEO Jeannie Goodrich discusses First Step, Calhoun County's behavioral health urgent care center opened in 2021. She also offers input on Battle Creek Police Chief Jim Blocker's perspectives about societal mental health issues overall.

Episode Resources

Summit Pointe website
Summit Pointe podcast series hosted by Richard Piet
Summit Pointe First Step: 5K Visit in First 18 Months Open
Community Matters: BCPD Chief Jim Blocker Speaks Frankly About Effects of Mental Health on Policing
Community Matters radio and podcast series


Former WBCK Morning Show host Richard Piet (2014-2017) returns to host Community Matters, an interview program focused on community leaders and newsmakers in and around Battle Creek. Community Matters is heard Saturdays, 8-8:30 AM Eastern on WBCK-FM (95.3) and anytime at battlecreekpodcast.com.

Community Matters is sponsored by Lakeview Ford Lincoln.

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