Older Adult Services

Aging Service Searchable Database (MDHHS)

You can search for local services and service providers using the Aging Service Searchable Database. It can be used to find a caregiver, community, in-home, and nutrition services in your area.

American House

Our vision is to provide high-quality housing for seniors at a price affordable for retirees and their families.

We maintain partnerships with a variety of senior-focused organizations, veteran organizations, and low-income programs. Each Executive Director at any one of our communities can help you find the right combination of services to find the best options for you.


3470 Carpenter Rd.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 961-4578

Website: http://www.americanhouse.com/carpenter

Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA)

Seniors 65+ can apply for a Senior Card which gives them free bus fare. Please call or see website for bus routes and rates of transportation.


2700 S. Industrial Hwy

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 973-6500

Website: www.theride.org/services/accessible-senior-service

Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels

Ann Arbor's Meals on Wheels program reduces hunger and food insecurity for homebound adults (age 18+) in Ann Arbor who are frail, medically compromised, or have a short- or long-term disability that impacts their ability to shop and prepare complete, nutritious meals. Meals are offered at no cost - we do ask for a voluntary contribution.


3621 S State St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 998-6686

Website: https://www.uofmhealth.org/patient-visitor-guide/aameals-on-wheels/home

E-mail: aamealsonwheels@umich.edu

Office Hours:

Mon-Sat 8:30am-4pm

Arbor Care, Inc.

Arbor Care offers care homes for seniors. Care homes offer personalized service to small groups of adults. These residential homes provide lodging, meal services, and assistance with daily living activities.


2169 Independence Blvd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (866) 465-5993

Website: https://www.aplaceformom.com/community/arbor-care-on-independence-66632

Arbor Hospice

Arbor Hospice provides comfort and support at the end-of-life for persons with life-limiting conditions as well as their families. Arbor Hospice aims to understand the patient's goals for care to make the person comfortable and relieve their symptoms and pain for the entire length of their illness.

Administrative office:

2366 Oak Valley Dr

 Ann Arbor, MI 48103

The Residence of Arbor Hospice:

440 W. Russell St. Suite #100

Saline, MI 48176

Phone: (888) 992-2273 or (734) 662-5999

Website: www.arborhospice.org

Email: webcontact@arborhospice.org

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

The Area Agency on Aging 1-B provides information and assistance on thousands of services and resources for older adults, persons with disabilities and their caregivers across a six county region through a centralized call center staffed by certified resource specialists.

Phone: (800) 852-7795

Website: https://aaa1b.org/

Brookdale Place

Brookdale Ann Arbor is a senior living community in Ann Arbor, Michigan that offers personalized Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care services for seniors.

Address 1:

2190 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 219-3022

Website: https://www.brookdale.com/en/communities/brookdale-ann-arbor.html

Address 2:

750 W Eisenhower Parkway

 Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 219-3014

Website: https://www.brookdale.com/en/communities/brookdale-w-eisenhower-pkwy.html

Brookhaven Manor

Brookhaven Manor offers spacious one and two-bedroom apartments with a variety of floor plans to suit your needs. Here you will enjoy a host of services and amenities designed to enrich your life.


401 West Oakbrook Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 747-8800

Website: https://www.brookhavenmanorapartments.com/

Email: info@brookhavenmanorapartments.com

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 9:00am-4:30pm

Sat-Sun 10:00am-4:00pm

CNCS Senior Corps

The Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS) is a federal agency that leads service, volunteering, and grant-making efforts in the United States. Their mission is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.

The Senior Corps (a program within CNCS) helps meet the needs and challenges of America's communities using resources provided by grants and the energy and efforts of citizens age 55 and over. Grants administered through Senior Corps provide funding for: 

Foster Grandparents: role models, mentors, and friends to children with exceptional needs.

RSVP: use skills and talents learned over the years, or develop new skills while serving in a variety of volunteer activities within your community.

Senior Companions: provide assistance and friendship to older adults who have difficulty with daily living tasks, such as shopping or paying bills; help adults remain independent in their homes instead of having to move to more costly institutional care.

Learn more on the Senior Corps Programs Website: https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/senior-corps/senior-corps-programs


Caring.com provides resources for older adults and their families to help make decisions when looking for assisted living communities or in-home support. The link below offers information about assisted living facilities in Michigan and how they all compare. At the bottom of the page, there are assisted living facilities listed by city.

Catholic Social Services

Older adults face many challenges. From illness and caregiving to needing basic household repairs or tax assistance, CSSW has designed community-based programs to aid the 55 and better population. Through volunteers, staff and collaborations with community parishes, we are able to facilitate several programs to provide respite, activities, tax assistance and so much more for seniors.

Main Building:

4925 Packard St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 971-9781

Website: http://csswashtenaw.org/seniors/

Chelsea Retirement Communities

Chelsea Retirement Community offers independent living, assisted living, memory care, and rehabilitation and skilled care.


805 West Middle St.

Chelsea, Michigan 48118

Phone: (734) 433-1000

Website: http://umrc.com/communities/chelsea-retirement-community/

Ciena Healthcare

Based in Southfield, Michigan, Ciena Healthcare has managed skilled nursing homes and rehabilitation Centers since 1998.

Website: http://www.cienahealthcare.com/


Regency at Bluffs Park

Regency at Bluffs Park is a nursing home in Ann Arbor. Bluffs Park offers both short-term and sub-acute care, specializing in Rehab to Home services.



355 Huronview Blvd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 887-8700

Website: http://www.cienahealthcare.com/michigan-facilities/regency-at-bluffs-park/


Regency at Whitmore Lake

Centrally located between Ann Arbor and Brighton, Regency at Whitmore Lake provides high quality short- and long-term nursing care to residents of metro Detroit’s western suburbs.



8633 Main St.

Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

Phone: (734) 449-4431

Website: http://www.cienahealthcare.com/michigan-facilities/regency-at-whitmore-lake/

Community Enrichment at Washtenaw Community College- Senior Focus

Community Enrichment at WCC offers classes that are requested by and designed for older adults. These classes meet at convenient sites throughout Washtenaw County and are available to all county residents who are 65 years or older prior to the start of the semester. Contact individual centers for more details. 

Eldercare Locator

The Eldercare Locator is a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families.

Phone: (800) 677-1116

Website: https://eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Index.aspx

Elderwise of Southeast Michigan

Elderwise is a nonprofit, independent, lifelong learning organization dedicated to offering continuing education to adults in Southeast Michigan. Visit the website to see the course catalog.


4624 Packard Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 340-4691

Website: http://www.elderwiselearning.org/

Email: elderwiselearning@gmail.com

Evangelical Homes of Michigan

It is the mission of the Evangelical Homes of Michigan, a Health and Human Service Ministry related to the United Church of Christ, to provide health and housing services to person who are elderly in a manner which respects their rights, dignity, and worth as children of God and to render those services with compassion and patience in accordance with the highest professional and ethical standards.

In-Home Services

EHM Senior Solutions offers a full complement of innovative services to those still living in their homes. Services include: Private Duty Home Care, Medicare-Certified Home Care, Continuing Care at Home Program from LifeChoices®, Technology Solutions from LifeChoice Solutions®, Great Living Meals™, and Community Outreach Services.

Website: https://ehmss.org/services/lifechoices-continuing-care-at-home/


Services include: Assisted Living, Adult Day, Independent Living, Affordable Housing, Memory Care, Long-Term Care & Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation, Respite Service, and Hospice. Please view EHM's various locations on the website listed below.

Website: https://ehmss.org/senior-living/

Interested applicants can contact EHM here: https://ehmss.org/about-us/solutions/

Gilbert Residence

Gilbert Residence provides assisted living, memory care, and nursing care.


203 S Huron St.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 482-9498



Glacier Hills

Glacier Hills offers, independent living, assisted living, and memory care. They also offer post-acute care which includes short-term rehabilitation for recovery after illness or injury; long-term care for those who need a more extended stay; hospice services; as well as outpatient therapy and home care options to fit a wide variety of health care needs.

Glacier Hills offers a variety of financial programs to meet your individual needs including two different Life-Care fee plans as well as monthly fee options dependent on your desired living environment and care needs. In addition, Glacier Hills participates in programs such as Medicare and Medicaid as well as commercial and private insurance plans to defray the cost of many of the health care options offered on our campus.


1200 Earhart Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: (734) 769-6410

Website: http://www.glacierhills.org

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG)

The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG) program provides grandparents and other relatives caring for children, with information about self-care, children’s needs, and the assurance that families with generational gaps are not alone. Adults who are caregivers of children under the age of 18 and who live in Washtenaw County are eligible. There are no costs to participate. However, cost-share contributions and donations are accepted. This program is a part of Catholic Social Services.


4925 Packard Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 971-9781 ext 8

Email: jmatthews@csswashtenaw.org

Website: https://csswashtenaw.org/parenting-families/grandparents-as-parents

Heartland Health Care Center

Located next door to St Joseph Mercy Hospital, 4 miles from University of Michigan on East Huron River Drive in Ann Arbor, MI, Heartland provides individualized post-hospital skilled nursing care in a comfortable environment.


4701 E Huron River Dr.

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: (734) 975-2600

Website: https://www.heartland-manorcare.com/Annarbor

Hillside Terrace

As a family owned and operated retirement home in Ann Arbor, Hillside Terrace focuses holistically on improving and maintaining the well-being of our residents through promoting independence, engaging residents in a stimulating environment, and building a trusting rapport. All medical care provided illustrates superb competency, and is personalized to meet each individual's needs.


1939 Jackson Ave.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 761-4451

Website: www.hillsideterrace.net/

Jewish Family Services

JFS has skilled, sensitive social workers to help meet the physical, emotional and

spiritual needs of older adults. They offer counseling, home visits, crisis intervention, transportation, and more.

JFS also provides low-cost transportation for older adults (age 60 and up) and people with disabilities. They can ride the CareVan to go to medical appointments, grocery stores, errands, or anywhere else they need to go.


2245 S. State St., Ste 200

Ann Arbor, Mi 48104

Phone: (734) 769-0209

Website: https://jfsannarbor.org/transforming-aging/

CareVan Program: https://jfsannarbor.org/programs-services/transportation-services/

Email: info@jfsannarbor.org


Mon-Thur, 9am-5pm

Fri, 9am-3pm

Michigan Medicine Visiting Nurses

Michigan Visiting Nurses is a home care provider of skilled nursing and rehabilitation services. Our team provides comprehensive and individualized care to patients and families that may need wound management, infusion care, mediation reconciliation and education, special rehab programs and general nursing.


2850 S. Industrial Hwy. #75

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (800) 842-5504 or (734) 677-1515

Website: https://www.uofmhealth.org/conditions-treatments/home-care/michigan-visiting-nurses

Home visiting hours: 8am-5pm, 7 days a week

Business hours: Sun-Sat, 8am-5pm

Night Ride

NightRide is a late-night, shared-ride taxi service organized and funded by the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide). All Night Ride trips must be scheduled by phone reservation. $2.50 per person with AAATA senior or ADA identification card.

Phone: (734) 528-5432

Website: http://www.theride.org/services/holiday-late-night-service


Mon-Fri, 11:45pm-6am

Sat, 10:45pm-8:00am

Sun, 8pm-6:00am

People’s Express

The People’s Express (PEX) is a low cost Public Transportation Service for townships in Washtenaw County and transfers to a number of bus stops on the AAATA bus route. Most buses and vans are lift-equipped and meet ADA requirements. Reservations must be made at least 3 business days in advance. Call 877-214-6073 between 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM, Monday - Friday to schedule your ride. Call People's Express for a price quotation.

Phone: (877) 214-6073

Website: http://www.peoplesexpressmi.com/

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm (last pick-up is at 4:30pm)

Scheduling Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm

Sanctuary at St. Joseph’s Village

Sanctuary at St. Joseph’s Village offers independent and assisted living.


5341 McAuley Dr.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 712-1600

Website: https://www.trinityhealthseniorcommunities.org/michigan/st-joseph-village/

Senior Learning Opportunites at Eastern Michigan University

The Senior Learning Opportunities at Eastern Michigan University provides Michigan residents age 62 and above the option to audit classes upon instructor’s approval. This learning opportunity will offer life enrichment skills that will engage your mind and individuality in various courses at Eastern Michigan University.

Senior Planning Medicaid Long Term Care Guide

Senior Planning provides a broad state guide for Medicaid long term care programs nationwide. This resource is free and is compiled by Senior Planning employees. Please use the guide and the supplemental resources provided as an assistive tool to determine the kinds of programs and care that might be available to you. Medicaid programs are very detailed and as the scope of this tool is not all encompassing, we recommend that anyone applying seeks help from local experts before taking action based on the information we provide.

Silver Maples of Chelsea

Silver Maples of Chelsea offer independent senior living, assisted living, and respite care.


100 Silver Maples Dr.

Chelsea, MI 48118

Phone: (734) 475-4111

Website: www.silvermaples.org/

St Joseph Mercy Home Care and Hospice

St. Joseph Mercy Home Care and Hospice provides 24/7/365 support, comfort and compassionate care for patients with serious, possibly terminal illnesses. Surrounded by the support of their loved ones, our patients live free of pain in the comfort of their own homes.


34505 W. 12 Mile Rd, Suite 100

Farmington Hills, MI 48331

Phone: (855) 559-7178

Website: http://www.stjoesannarbor.org/ann-arbor-home-care

The Pines Senior Apartments

The Pines is a community of spacious one and two-bedroom apartments reserved for active, independent adults 55 and older.


325 Wilkinson St.

Chelsea, MI 48118

Phone: (734) 433-9130

Website: https://thepines.mybrio.org/

UM Turner Senior Resource Center

Turner Senior Resource Center (TSRC) houses four Michigan Medicine community outreach programs serving older adults:


2401 Plymouth Rd., Suite C

Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm
Phone: (734) 998-9353
Website: http://www.med.umich.edu/geriatrics/community/turner.htm

University Living

University Living offers assisted living, memory care, and social support for seniors.


2865 S Main St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 228-4203

Website: https://www.provisionliving.com/locations/ann-arbor/

Volunteer Caregiver Respite Program

The program utilizes trained volunteers who provide respite assistance for families caring full-time for a homebound older adult. Volunteers visit with the chronically ill family member two to four hours per week offering relief and personal support for caregivers.


4925 Packard St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 971-9781

Website: http://csswashtenaw.org/seniors/interfaith-volunteer-caregivers/

Washtenaw Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled

If you or someone you know is unable to read standard type print, unable to hold a book in your hands, or, if you have dyslexia - you are eligible for this service! This free service administered by the Ann Arbor District Library loans books, magazines, and videos in alternative formats (audio books on cartridge or for download, large print, braille books and magazines, and descriptive video) to individuals of all ages who are unable to read or use standard printed materials as a result of temporary or permanent visual or physical limitations.

Phone: (734) 327-4224

Website: https://aadl.org/wlbpd

Email: wlbpd@aadl.org

Washtenaw Literacy

Washtenaw Literacy's mission is to provide free literacy instruction customized to the

needs of adults throughout Washtenaw County, utilizing a trained network of volunteer



5577 Whittaker Rd. 

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 337-3338

Website: http://washtenawliteracy.org/

Email: info@washtenawliteracy.org

Western Washtenaw Area Value Express (the WAVE)

Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE) is a non-profit service organization that

exists to provide affordable transportation to older adults, persons with disabilities, and

other transit-dependent individuals in western Washtenaw County. Senior or person with Disability ($2.00 within the city or village limits, $2.50 outside), Under Age 65 ($4 within city, $5 outside).

Phone: (734) 475-9494

Website: http://www.ridethewavebus.org/

Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-4:15pm

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