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Senior Services (Catholic Social Services)

Offers a variety of community based programs to aid the 60+ population including respite, tax assistance, resource advocacy, assistance navigating Medicaid/Medicare, Senior Volunteers, (RSVP), Neighborhood Senior Services, The Oaks adult day program, home maintenance and minor repair services, Grandparents as Parents, (GAP) support groups. csswashtenaw.org (click on Senior Services). V

4925 Packard [map]
(734) 971-9781


For senior transportation services, see Transportation-Special Services.

Foster Grandparents Program (Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development)

Senior volunteers age 55 and older work with children and youth in day care centers, Head Start programs, schools, and youth facilities throughout Washtenaw County. Volunteers receive a nontaxable stipend ($2.65/hour), transportation assistance for program-related activities, meals while on duty, orientation and ongoing training, and an annual physical exam. Volunteers must meet low-income guidelines and work a minimum of 20 hours/week. bowerssk@washtenaw.org, washtenaw.org/782/Foster-Grandparent-Program V


(734) 544-3040


Housing Bureau for Seniors (Michigan Medicine)

Services include coordinating shared housing arrangements, preventing elderly evictions and foreclosures, and counseling about housing options. Referrals to community senior services. Tax preparation program. Annual Senior Living Week has informational workshops, a senior living expo, and tours of senior living communities. Speakers available. Education and outreach. housingbureauseniors@umich.edu, med.umich.edu/seniors V

2401 Plymouth #C (Turner Senior Resource Center) [map]
(734) 998-9339


Turner Senior Wellness Program (U-M Health System)

Improves quality of life for older adults and their families by providing health lectures, exercise classes, information about community resources, support groups, technology mentoring, and more. Throughout the building, Gallery 55+ displays the art of those age 55 & over. Telecoil hearing aid loop in main conference room. Mon.- Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Lunch served Tues. & Fri. noon; $3 donation for those age 65 & over; $5.50 for others. No fees for regular events. See website for calendar. V

2401 Plymouth #C (Turner Senior Resource Center) [map]
(734) 998-9353


Active Adults at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor

Weekly Tues. and Thurs. activity series with nut-free, vegetarian lunch available for purchase at noon (special pricing for age 60+). Exercise, Mahjongg, current events discussions, and more. Chamber ensembles some Mon. afternoons (tickets at A2SO.org), Sun. morning brunch concerts. Third Thursday Lunch and Learn, film screenings, evening speakers, Fri. Yiddish readers group. jccannarbor.org V

2935 Birch Hollow [map]
(734) 971-0990


Meals on Wheels & Senior Café Programs (Office of Community & Economic Development)

The Meals on Wheels & Senior Café Programs deliver nutritious noontime meals to homes and public places, such as senior centers and churches, for county residents age 60 & over. $3 donation; no one is turned away for inability to pay. $5.50 donation for guests under 60. See website for locations and dates. lachapellm@washtenaw.org, washtenaw.org/796/Senior-Nutrition-Program V

415 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti [map]
(734) 544-2977


New American Club (Jewish Family Services)

Social services, activities, and assistance for foreign-born seniors. Intake services in English and Russian. info@jfsannarbor.org, jfsannarbor.org/programs-services/aging-caregiver-support/nac V

2245 S. State [map]
Marina, (734) 769-0209


Aging & Caregiver Services (Jewish Family Services)

Provides medical appointment accompaniment, caregiver support, care management, counseling (outpatient and in-home), home visits, crisis intervention, and referrals for older adults and their families. Expertise with foreign-born older adults. Medicare and Medicaid navigation assistance. info@jfsannarbor.org, jfsannarbor.org/programs-services/aging-caregiver-support V

2245 S. State, #200 [map]
(734) 769-0209


Area Agency on Aging 1-B

Information, assistance, and referrals to services for older adults and persons with disabilities, and family members. Also answers Medicare and Medicaid questions. jjarvis@aaa1b.com, aaa1b.com

3941 Research Park, #B [map]
(734) 213-6704


Silver Club Memory Loss Program

Groups for older adults with mild to moderate memory loss, cognitive impairment, or early stages of Alzheimer's. Mind Works (Wed.) provides an environment based on mental exercise, memory techniques and community engagement. Chelsea Coffeehouse (Mon. at Chelsea Senior Center) is an education, support, and discussion group. The Elderberry Club (Tues.) is a group of women come together for discussion, friendship, and creative expression. The Silver Club Enrichment Program (Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.), for those with moderate memory loss, is a structured, activity-based program . Activities include fitness, art, gardening, games and socialization; lunch included. Prescreening required for all groups. Sliding scale fee. GerMedSilverClub@umich.edu, med.umich.edu/geriatrics/community/silverclub.htm V

2401 Plymouth #C (Turner Senior Resource Center) [map]
(734) 998-9352


Huron Valley PACE

Supports seniors to remain living at home, as independently as possible. Services provided on-site include adult day center activities, primary medical care, coordination of care, medications, medical equipment, physical and occupational therapies, transportation and more. Services also provided in the home. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. info@hvpace.org, huronvalleypace.org

2940 Ellsworth, Ypsilanti [map]
(734) 572-5777




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