We are a free referral service helping families find nursing homes, assisted living, Alzheimer's care, retirement communities, home care, and other senior care options. Our experienced Eldercare Advisors have assisted thousands of families with the difficult task of selecting senior care.
AdvisaCare's Home Healthcare and Community Support Services are designed to allow you or your loved one to live at home as safely and independently as possible through a variety of services including private duty, skilled nursing, non-medical care and supportive services.
We can provide for all your home medical oxygen therapy needs. However, don't let the name fool you. We are much more than an oxygen supplier. We provide a full line of Homecare products from hospital beds to bath seats. Please take a look at our Products and Services pages for more
information on items we carry that may benefit you.
The Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Michigan Chapter, founded in 1981, is a private, non-profit, voluntary health organization and one of over 80 chapters across the United States. The Greater Michigan Chapter is headquartered in Southfield, with regional offices in Alpena, Grand Rapids, Marquette, Midland and Traverse City and covers 60 counties. Services are available to more then 138,000 individuals and their families who have Alzheimer's disease or related dementias.
The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, will provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.
Serving 9 area counties. Provides news, advocacy information, caregiver resources, a list of services and contacts.
Care Resources is a long-term health care provider that enables elderly adults to live at home for as long as possible. Care Resources offers managed, comprehensive health care through the Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). Care Resources provides all medical care 24-hours a day, a Day Center, home care services, transportation and many other services for eligible participants in Kent County.
Choice Connections exists to serve seniors and their families during the transition from home to foster care, assisted, and independent living. Our consultants will walk each senior through the choices and decisions that must be made. We provide individualized services based on the needs of each person including guidance to the caregivers involved.
Clark is a not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community, offering a full complement of services and residential options from independent living and assisted living to skilled nursing. If you should ever need additional care, you can remain at Clark.
ComForcare Senior Services provides caregivers to meet your home care needs through companion and hands-on personal care services for individual of all ages.
At Comfort Keepers®, nothing is more important than helping people live full, independent and dignified lives within the comfort of their own homes. Comfort Keepers is dedicated to providing in-home care that enriches our clients' lives and helps them maintain the highest possible level of independent living.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (DeafHHS) is a private 501(c)3 non-profit agency established in 1996. We provide interpreter services, education, information and advocacy to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. We also provide information and educational services to the hearing community on Deaf-related matters. We are located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Easter Seals - Michigan’s mission is to create solutions that change lives of caregivers, older adults, children and adults with disabilities or other special needs and their families.
We coordinate with the elderly and/or their families, and other persons needing specialized care to determine which home health care or homemaking services are needed.
We provide these services so that our clients can live comfortably with the assistance of Elders' Helpers on their own in their home.
Helping Seniors remain in their home with freedom, independence and dignity. We help people decide if a reverse mortgage is right for them. A reverse mortgage allows homeowners who are 62 years or older to convert a portion of the equity in their homes into cash.
Gerontology Network is a group of nonprofit Affiliate organizations, with programs and services that work together to enhance the quality of life and promote the independence of older adults, their families and care providers. Established in 1979, Gerontology Network (www.gerontologynetwork.org) offers respite and support services, emergency response equipment and automated medication dispensers. We provide training and education, assessment, counseling and vision services. We also partner with a variety of organizations to identify and meet the ever expanding needs of at-risk seniors in our community.
In an attempt to help prepare and educate our community regarding this Aging Revolution, Grand Rapids Community College created the Older Learner Center. The main goal of the Older Learner Center is to meet the educational needs of an aging society through:
• Outreach activities within the community including a wide variety of educational programming; public events and forums; training of aging network professionals; publication of written materials; and dissemination of various other educational materials regarding successful aging.
• Development of educational curriculum and programs for training the gerontologist of tomorrow.
• Leadership development, civic engagement, and training for area seniors.
• Life enrichment and other lifelong learning opportunities for baby boomers and older persons.
"Care" is our middle name. At Health Care Associates, we have been providing high-quality care to West Michigan for more than a decade. In that time, we have become a valuable resource and a reliable friend to many people. We hope that when the need arises for care in your home, you will call us first.
Agency provides skilled nursing, therapies, infusion, social work, chaplain and bereavement care in-home, and in nursing and assisted living facilities.
Helping patients remain independent is vitally important to us. We're proud to offer a variety of home health care services to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or for those facing a new health care diagnosis requiring a change in daily lifestyle.
Agency serves 12 West Michigan counties with services for frail elderly and adults with physical disabilities. Web site has excellent eldercare links page.
The Home Instead Senior Care family network of locally owned franchise offices was developed with a passionate desire to be your trusted source in helping your family keep your aging mother, father, grandparents or friends in their home as they grow older.
The Side By Side program located in the Family Life Center is designed to provide respite services to primary caregivers who need relief from the day-to-day care giving of a dependent family member over the age of 18 years. The primary focus on this program is to provide enrichment activities such as gardening, art, dance, and music. The program is designed to maintain or improve social, educational, psychological, and physical disabilities of the participants, providing a positive impact on body, mind, and spirit. Services are provided by qualified care staff.
Hospice of Michigan provides comprehensive, compassionate comfort care to people with acute chronic illness and support to their loved ones.
We have lived this commitment in our communities for over 25 years. We care for all who need and seek our services, regardless of age, diagnosis or ability to pay.
Need more information or want to refer a patient? Call our Access Center, available 24 hours a day, at 888-HOM-5656, or use our Patient Care Services Contact Form.
The Kirkhof College of Nursing offers educational opportunities to men and women who wish to prepare themselves for the responsibilities of professional nursing practice in a dynamic and changing health care system. Continuing education courses and workshops are also offered to assist nurses in updating their knowledge and in learning new roles and functions.
Life Guidance Services is a nonprofit organization that has helped people live their lives to the fullest since 1893. Our website provides you with general information about our counseling, wellness and prevention programs, and employee assistance program. You are welcome to call us at (616) 954-1991 or toll-free at (888) 877-7720 if you would like more information.
We are an action-oriented organization committed to creating communities of service that meet the needs of people, upholding human dignity, advocating equality and justice.
Metron Integrated Health Systems is a West Michigan based company dedicated to providing quality healthcare in a compassionate and caring manner. We believe that care should be as close to home as possible which is why as one of the largest healthcare companies in West Michigan, we are able to offer our services within a 60 mile radius of Grand Rapids.
Whether it is therapy, skilled nursing, dementia care, home care or products you need, we are available for you, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our mission is to provide senior citizens and their families with the necessary assistance and information to maintain health, dignity, independence and well-being for all residents of Montcalm County who are 60 years of age and older. We work at accomplishing this mission through our Transportation Program, Home Repair Program, Group Respite & Specialized Respite Program, Trip Program, Volunteer Program, Information and Referral, Senior Center Activities and our Case Coordination and Support Program. We also provide assistance through the Medicaid/Medicare Assistance Program, Michigan Pharmaceutical Program for Seniors, our Emergency Needs Programs, and our monthly newspaper.
Mental health issues are the focus. Extensive, in-depth articles on specific conditions. Information on stress and stress management.
With us, you're a client, not a number. We care about your concerns and your legal needs. Our mission is to give personal attention and service to each client -- to respond with a commitment to excellence, innovation, and integrity. We take a holistic approach to problem solving. We listen. We research. We look for potential problems before they have a chance to become reality. We meet challenges head-on.
A person in need of homecare fits many profiles and has different needs. As an adult, the type of home health care needed for your aging or disabled loved one is on your mind. As a senior, home care is an option that will keep you independent.
Planning for the future and dealing with day-to-day decisions are easier with the help of your Spectrum Health Hospice team. We provide: * pain management and control of symptoms with the assistance of registered nurses * emotional and spiritual support for you and anyone involved in your care provided by medical social workers and chaplains * medication and equipment related to the terminal illness * assistance with personal care needs to supplement the care you currently receive * trained volunteers who can offer a wide array of assistance from companionship to meeting practical needs * grief support for family, caregivers and staff * memorial services and support groups. Spectrum Health Hospice also provides hospice care to patients in long-term care facilities, assisted living residences, hospitals and home care settings.
Spectrum Health Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) has been recognized as a national and state leader in home care services. It ranks third in the nation and first in the state for the lowest percentage of acute care hospitalizations for patients receiving home care services. Congratulations to the VNA staff for providing excellent care. For more information about the VNA, please call (616) 486-3777.
If your need senior housing in Michigan that can provide for your needs, or your senior's needs, the Sunrise of Cascade senior living community offers assisted living services, Alzheimer's care, respite care, short-term care and hospice services.
As a non-profit social service agency, Thresholds Inc. provides respite services to adults who have a developmental disability. Our mission is to enable children and adults with developmental disabilities to live as productively and independently as possible in the community.
UNS Home Health Agency provides intermittent skilled nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapies, social work, dietary consult, and certified aide service, under the direction of your physician. Our award winning, Medicare certified, and CHAP accredited agency will help you recover from an illness or injury and to learn self-care skills to maintain quality of life.
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The Wyoming Senior Center, located at 2380 DeHoop, SW, is dedicated to providing Older Adults with a variety of recreation, social enrichment and volunteer opportunities. The Center also provides a variety of Health & Wellness services as well.