Mid-Michigan Senior Resources

On this page are some local resources for Seniors in Calhoun County, Michigan.  In most cases, seniors are defined as individuals over 60.  We have added a newsfeed with specific information related to the impact of the coronavirus on Michigan seniors.  Below are some links that can help you to navigate through the options for specific needs.

2-1-1 http://www.handsonbc.org/211-2/  Part of Hands On Battle Creek – Nonprofits and various government agencies provide excellent programs to support people in need. The problem: The people who need these programs often don’t know they exist. https://www.facebook.com/HandsOnBattleCreek/

Calhoun County Senior Services  –  “Enhance, promote, and ensure the availability of needed quality services for Calhoun County seniors through the effective and efficient allocation of County senior millage resources.”   Coming soon – Senior Health Fair for Calhoun County – we will post current information when it is available –  https://www.calhouncountymi.gov/marshall_area_senior_health_fair/

CareWell Services Southwest – formerly the Area Agency On Aging 3B, helps seniors with advocacy, we administer state , federal and local funds to support services and programs for older adults.   269-441-0973    http://www.region3b.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Region-3B-Area-Agency-on-Aging-SW-Michigan-161761733893

Community Action Agency provides transportation, Foster Grandparents program and small repairs help.  887-422-2726
http://www.caascm.org/
https://www.facebook.com/CommunityActionSCM
RESOURCE GUIDE CAA– contains listings for many more service organizations:

Forks Senior Center: volunteer opportunities, cards, fitness, arts, crafts and more.  517-629-3842 – http://www.forksseniorcenter.org/https://www.facebook.com/Forks-Senior-Center-956508614396951/

Fountain Clinic: helps those whose income is below 250% of federal poverty guidelines and uninsured and underinsured with dental services and prescription assistance.  269-781-0952 http://www.fountainclinic.org/ https://www.facebook.com/The-Fountain-Clinic-177062235646972/

Kool Family Community Center: (formerly Burham Brook) holds dances, activities, and cards.  269-965-0000 http://www.thekoolcenter.org
http://www.burnhambrook.org
https://www.facebook.com/burnhambrookcc

Marian Burch Adult Day Care, adult day services. 269-962-1750
Calhoun County http://www.ccmcf.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Marian-E-Burch-Adult-Day-Care-Rehabilitation-Center-134245036626824/

Neighborhood Health Visitors – Part of Albion Health Care Alliance – Works to make sure that everyone in greater Albion has all the health related help that is available. Their goal is to visit all of Albion City, plus Albion and Sheridan Townships.
http://www.albionhca.org/neighborhood-health-visitors.html https://www.facebook.com/albionhealthcarealliance/

Senior Health Partners: Provides programs such as Matter of Balance, Exercise class, and Personal Action Towards Health.  These are programs designed to help participants enhance their quality of life.
http://www.seniorhealthpartners.com
https://www.facebook.com/seniorhealthpartners/

Senior Care Partners: is part of a national P.A.C.E. (Program of ALL-Inclusive Care for the Elderly).  It is a medical/social based model of care that provides comprehensive integrated managed care on a voluntary basis, to older adults who are at risk for nursing home placement.  269-441-9319.
Serves residents of Calhoun County and more –
www.seniorcarepartnersmi.org
https://www.facebook.com/seniorcarepartners/
Article about the P.A.C.E. program – From Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) excerpt: “For most PACE participants (enrollees), the comprehensive service package permits them to continue living at home while receiving services rather than being institutionalized.”

Senior Services of Southwest Michigan provides Meals On Wheels, congregate meals, chore service and a Senior Companion Program. 269-382-0515
http://www.seniorservices1.org
https://www.facebook.com/Senior-Services-of-Southwest-Michigan-125216921390/

 

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Wednesday July 8th, 2020 - 5:11 pm

Senior Care Partners P.A.C.E.

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― Roy T. Bennett

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“Guard well your thoughts when alone and your words when accompanied.” 
― Roy T. Bennett

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Do you need a little help obtaining fresh produce? Are you continuing to limit your trips to the store to avoid exposure? There are many locations in Calhoun County for seniors and people with disabilities to obtain needed food. ... See MoreSee Less

Do you need a little help obtaining fresh produce? Are you continuing to limit your trips to the store to avoid exposure? There are many locations in Calhoun County for seniors and people with disabilities to obtain needed food.

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Additional food assistance available in Marshall. The Marshall Seventh Day Adventist Church has a weekly Drive-thru Food Pantry available to anyone in need. It is a great way for seniors who need food to reduce their risk by avoiding long shopping trips. ... See MoreSee Less

Additional food assistance available in Marshall. The Marshall Seventh Day Adventist Church has a weekly Drive-thru Food Pantry available to anyone in need. It is a great way for seniors who need food to reduce their risk by avoiding long shopping trips.

Two additional distribution of produce boxes are scheduled in Homer: July 16 and July 30. ... See MoreSee Less

Two additional distribution of produce boxes are scheduled in Homer: July 16 and July 30.

Wednesday July 8th, 2020 - 2:56 pm

Calhoun County Senior Services

COVID testing event in Battle Creek.The Burma Center is hosting a COVID-19 drive-thru event on Saturday, July 11, 9am - 12pm. 765 Upton Avenue, Springfield, MI ... See MoreSee Less

COVID testing event in Battle Creek.

Wednesday July 8th, 2020 - 1:05 pm

Calhoun County Senior Services

Senior Transportation is one of the largest programs funded by the Calhoun County Senior Millage. County seniors can receive free rides anywhere in the county during weekdays. Call Community Action at 269-565-4144 to schedule your ride. ... See MoreSee Less

Senior Transportation is one of the largest programs funded by the Calhoun County Senior Millage. County seniors can receive free rides anywhere in the county during weekdays. Call Community Action at 269-565-4144 to schedule your ride.Image attachmentImage attachment

Tuesday July 7th, 2020 - 6:52 pm

Calhoun County Senior Services

A new outdoor activity available to adults, 55 and older!Check out this new weekly program! Adults 55 and over can come enjoy a cup of coffee, then join us for a float down the river. Space is limited each week so sign up today at marshallrec.com ... See MoreSee Less

A new outdoor activity available to adults, 55 and older!

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Tuesday July 7th, 2020 - 4:38 pm

Senior Care Partners P.A.C.E.

"Staying active is a core component of supporting overall health and quality of life as we age."

Read more about these 5 Fitness Tips for Senior with Limited Mobility: bit.ly/3fghVxG

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Staying active is a core component of supporting overall health and quality of life as we age.

Read more about these 5 Fitness Tips for Senior with Limited Mobility: https://bit.ly/3fghVxG

#TuesdayTips #TipTuesday #SeniorCarePartnersPACE #SeniorCarePartners #SeniorCare #AllInclusiveCare #CentralMichigan #Elderly #BattleCreekMI #Kalamazoo #PortageMI #Community #BecauseWeCare #DayHealthCenter #PhysicalWellness #SocialWellness #HomeSupport #Family

Monday July 6th, 2020 - 4:05 pm

Senior Care Partners P.A.C.E.

"I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do." –Leonardo da Vinci

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I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do. –Leonardo da Vinci

#MondayMotivation #MondayMessage #SeniorCarePartnersPACE #SeniorCarePartners #SeniorCare #AllInclusiveCare #CentralMichigan #Elderly #BattleCreekMI #Kalamazoo #PortageMI #Community #BecauseWeCare #DayHealthCenter #PhysicalWellness #SocialWellness #HomeSupport #Family

Monday July 6th, 2020 - 3:26 pm

Senior Health Partners of Battle Creek, Michigan

Senior Health Partners is starting some outdoor Walking Clubs. For the health and safety of all: masks, social distancing, and health screening is required. Registration is also needed in advance so please call 269-441-0948 if you have questions or to register for a Walking Club. ... See MoreSee Less

Senior Health Partners is starting some outdoor Walking Clubs. For the health and safety of all: masks, social distancing, and health screening is required. Registration is also needed in advance so please call 269-441-0948 if you have questions or to register for a Walking Club.

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Happy Independence Day from Senior Care Partners P.A.C.E.! Have a wonderful day! 💙

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Monday June 22nd, 2020 - 12:06 pm

Senior Health Partners of Battle Creek, Michigan

We had some technical issues this morning so in case you missed the "live" Qigong class here it is. 😃☯️ ... See MoreSee Less

Monday June 15th, 2020 - 10:50 am

Senior Health Partners of Battle Creek, Michigan

First class of the 20-Minute Qigong with Julie. ... See MoreSee Less

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