Older Adult Services

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.

Aging Service Searchable Database (MDHHS)

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.

American House

Address:

3470 Carpenter Rd.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 961-4578

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

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.

Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA)

Address:

2700 S. Industrial Hwy

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 973-6500

Website: www.theride.org/how-to-ride

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.

Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels

Address: 2025 Traverwood Dr., Suite F, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: (734) 998-6686

Website: http://www.med.umich.edu/aamealsonwheels

E-mail: aamealsonwheels@umich.edu

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm

Sat 8:30am-1:30pm

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.

Arbor Care, Inc.

Address:

2169 Independence Blvd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 975-6608 or (866) 465-5993

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

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.

Arbor Hospice

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

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.

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

Address:

3941 Research Park Drive, Suite B

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone 1: (734) 213-6704

Phone 2: (800) 852-7795

Website: https://aaa1b.org/

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.

Brookdale Place

Address 1:

2190 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 219-3021

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

 

Address 2:

750 W Eisenhower Parkway

 Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 219-3012

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

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.

Brookhaven Manor

Address: 401 West Oakbrook Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 747-8800

Website: https://www.fourmidable.com/properties/brookhaven-manor/

Email: info@brookhavenmanorapartments.com

Office Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm

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.

CNCS Senior Corps

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

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.

Catholic Social Services

Main Building:

4925 Packard Road

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Senior Center:

5361 McAuley Drive

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 971-9781

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

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

Chelsea Retirement Communities

Address:

805 West Middle St.

Chelsea, Michigan 48118

Phone: (734) 433-1000

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

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

Ciena Healthcare

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.

 

Address: 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.

 

Address: 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 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. 

Community Enrichment at Washtenaw Community College- Senior Focus

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

Eldercare Locator

Phone: (800) 677-1116

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

The ElderQuest program is designed to provide a welcoming environment for persons 65 years and older, as well as give them an opportunity to participate fully in campus programs and activities. ElderQuest students will pay ½ of the tuition rate charged at undergraduate or graduate rates, the general fee and the technology fee.  All other fees will be waived.

Elderquest at Eastern Michigan University

Address: 313 Everett L. Marshall Building

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 487-4111

Website: https://www.emich.edu/policies/policy.php?id=141

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.

Elderwise of Southeast Michigan

Address:

4624 Packard Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 340-4691

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

Email: elderwiselearning.@gmail.com

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.

Evangelical Homes of Michigan

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://www.evangelicalhomes.org/InHomeServices.aspx

Locations

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://www.evangelicalhomes.org/Locations.aspx

Interested applicants can contact EHM here: https://www.evangelicalhomes.org/AboutUs/ContactUs.aspx​

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

Gilbert Residence

Address: 203 S Huron St., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 482-9498

Website: www.gilbertresidence.com/

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.

Glacier Hills

Address:

1200 Earhart Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: (734) 769-6410

Website: http://www.glacierhills.org

The Grandparents as Parents program supports grandparents and other relatives in better understanding the needs of their grandchildren and accessing community resources. This program is a part of Catholic Social Services.

Grandparents as Parents (GAP)

Address: 5361 McAuley Dr., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 712-3774

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

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.

Heartland Health Care Center

Address:

4701 E Huron River Dr.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 975-2600

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

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.

Hillside Terrace

Address:

1939 Jackson Ave.

 Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 761-4451

Website: www.hillsideterrace.net/

An extraordinary memory care facility staffed by a team of professionals dedicated to providing a high quality living environment for individuals and their families facing these challenges.

Huron Woods

Address:

5361 McAuley Dr.

 Ann Arbor, MI 48106

Phone: (734) 712-4051

Website: http://www.trinityhealthseniorcommunities.org/huron-woods

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.

Jewish Family Services

Address: 2245 S. State St., Ste 200 Ann Arbor, Mi 48104

Phone: (734) 769-0209

Website: https://jfsannarbor.org/programs-services/aging-caregiver-support/

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

Email: info@jfsannarbor.org

Hours:

Mon-Thur, 9am-5pm

Fri, 9am-3pm

Seniors can contact the Legal Hotline for Michigan Seniors to seek free help from experienced attorneys on various legal topics.

Legal Hotline for Seniors

Phone: (800) 347-5297

Website: http://www.elderlawofmi.org/legal-hotline

Hours: Mon-Thurs, 10am-3pm

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.

Michigan Medicine Visiting Nurses

Address:

2850 S. Industrial Hwy. #75

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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

Website: https://homecare.med.umich.edu/Michigan-Visiting-Nurses

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

Business hours: Sun-Sat, 8am-5pm

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.

Night Ride

Phone: (734) 528-5432

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

Hours:

Mon-Fri, 12pm-6am

Sat, 11pm-7:30pm

Sun, 8pm-7:30pm

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 - 2:00 PM, Monday - Friday to schedule your ride. Call People's Express for a price quotation.

People’s Express

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-2pm

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

Sanctuary at St. Joseph’s Village

Address:

5341 McAuley Dr.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 712-1600

Website: www.trinityseniorsanctuary.org/

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

Silver Maples of Chelsea

Address:

100 Silver Maples Dr.

Chelsea, MI 48118

Phone: (734) 475-4111

Website: www.silvermaples.org/

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.

St Joseph Mercy Home Care and Hospice

Address:

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

The Pines Senior Apartments

Address:

325 Wilkinson St.

Chelsea, MI 48118

Phone: (734) 433-9130

Website: http://umrc.com/communities/the-pines/

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

UM Turner Senior Resource Center

Address: 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 offers assisted living, memory care, and social support for seniors.

University Living

Address:

2865 S Main St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 619-0155

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

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.

Volunteer Caregiver Respite Program

Address:

4925 Packard Road

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 712-7774

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

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.

Washtenaw Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled

Phone: (734) 327-4224

Website: https://aadl.org/wlbpd

Email: wlbpd@aadl.org

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

tutors. 

Washtenaw Literacy

Address:

5777 Whittaker Rd. 

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 337-3338

Website: http://washtenawliteracy.org/

Email: info@washtenawliteracy.org

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).

Western Washtenaw Area Value Express (the WAVE)

Phone: (734) 475-9494

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

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm

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