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Preferred Employment & Living Supports collaborates with many of Western Michigan’s leading health care, mental health and human services agencies. Whether we are working under contract or on a referral basis, our partners rely on our expertise and client-focused services that help individuals with disabilities and mental illness overcome barriers to employment, community involvement and independent living.

PELS also works with numerous community organizations, nonprofit groups, private companies, churches and higher education institutions to provide training, workshops, skill-building and employment for clients.

We are grateful to all of our partners and encourage you to support them. Some of our current partners include:


  • MRS of Muskegon and Ottawa Counties
  • West Michigan CMH
  • HealthWest
  • CMH of Ottawa County
  • Muskegon County CMH
  • DHS of Muskegon (Chore Services)
  • Michigan State Extension

Non-profits & Education

  • Bureau of Services for Blind Persons (BSBP)
  • Samuel Lutheran Church
  • Muskegon Public Schools
  • Wesley School
  • Love Inc. Muskegon
  • Skolnick Center
  • Kids Food Basket
  • Fruitful Ministries
  • Autism Network
  • Mission for Area People (MAP)
  • Walter’s Gardens
  • Hope College
  • Nelson Neighborhood Improvement Association


  • Citizens Insurance
  • Frankenmuth Insurance
  • AAA Insurance
  • Pioneer Resources
  • Mercy Behavioral Health
  • Mercy Visiting Nurses
  • Amosaic
  • Sunshine Properties

For more information about how your organization can benefit from a partnership with Preferred Employment & Living Supports, contact us or call 231-747-8650.