Senior Services of Southwest Michigan
Meeting the needs of Older Adults and those with disabilities in Southwest Michigan

Who we are....


Senior Services is one of the largest and most comprehensive organizations serving older adults and persons with disabilities anywhere.  We provide vital, life sustaining services to our clients.  Serving Kalamazoo and Calhoun Counties, as well as other portions of Southwest Michigan, our organization has been caring for those in need for over 50 years.  Our integrated model of care helps keep our clients living safely within their own homes.  With just one call to Senior Services a complete array of services become available.  When you call Senior Services of Southwest Michigan, "One call does it all".


To learn more about our nationally recognized organization or any of our services, please click on the name of any of the programs in the column on the left side of every page of our website.  Click here to view our Mission, Vision and Values.

 



Dr. Robert Littke announces retirement from Senior Services of Southwest Michigan 





After 26 years of service, Senior Services of Southwest Michigan CEO, Robert Littke, has announced his retirement.

 

The organization has seen an extensive number of positive contributions from Dr. Littke and value the time he has spent providing vital and life sustaining services to seniors in Southwest Michigan.

 

The full press release can be read HERE





Do you have Medicare?

Starting in April 2018, watch your mailbox! Medicare is mailing new cards with

new Medicare numbers to every person with Medicare. You don’t need to do anything to get your new card.  Once you get your new Medicare card, destroy your old card. You can start using your new Medicare card right away at your doctor or other healthcare providers.

 

New beneficiaries will receive the new formatted card.  Current beneficiaries in Michigan will receive their new card after June 2018.  Keep an eye out for your New Card, New Number!

Questions?  Please call the Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) at 1-800-803-7174.

 

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Regional MMAP Coordinator of 2018



Congratulations to Lisa Fuller, Regional MMAP Coordinator at Senior Services Southwest Michigan, for being awarded the Regional MMAP Coordinator of 2018. Senior Services couldn’t agree more on her well-deserved recognition. Her knowledge and professionalism is exceptional and her compassion is witnessed daily. The dedication Lisa gives to the MMAP program, its volunteers, and those she serves is unparalleled and inspirational. Hats off to Lisa!

The Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) provides high quality, unbiased Medicare/Medicaid benefits counseling without charge. Highly trained volunteer counselors at Senior Services Southwest Michigan are available over the phone or in-person to offer their expertise and help individuals make informed decisions about healthcare and prescription benefits. Senior Services counselors are extremely knowledgeable and have received extensive training in Medicare and Medicaid law and regulations, health insurance counseling, and relevant insurance products. Counselors are not connected with any insurance company, nor are they licensed to sell insurance. They understand the difficulty in making these types of decisions and the frustrations you may encounter and ready to assist individuals in need.

To learn more about MMAP or to discuss your healthcare benefits, please call the MMAP toll-free helpline at-1-800-803-7174. Once connected, you will be transferred to Senior Services MMAP program, located at 918 Jasper Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

 

Watch our aging population grow!

 

The fastest growing segment in America are the Older Adults.


Now you can watch as the population of older adults grows in America by simply clicking on here.

 

 

Need Help? 

 

Do you know someone who needs some extra help to make the transition from nursing home to home? 

Sometimes people face barriers that keep them in the nursing home such as a loss of a living environment and the need to find an affordable and accessible place to live.  Or a home needs a few minor modifications to make it safe.  Or maybe they just need some help setting up services to help them at home.  Our Nursing Home Transition program is here to help.  We are able to promote independence and work one on one with Medicaid eligible nursing home residents to return to the community.

Moving from the Nursing Home – Senior Services of Southwest Michigan. Helping people life safely and independently Senior Services Nursing Facility Transitions program helps eligible nursing home residents move comfortably back into their community of choice.  Contact (269) 382-0515 or (800) 711-2113 for more details about the MI Choice Waiver Program.

 

 

Food for All – Home Delivered Meals for Everyone!

 

Do you want to avoid the perils of shopping in extreme weather conditions, struggling against icy roads, poor visibility and slippery walkways? Try Food for All, and have the meals come to you!

Food for All is an affordable, easy way to stay safe in your home while enjoying a variety of good, nutritious, made from scratch meals. Customers can choose from a variety of meals depending on dietary needs. Whether it’s for you or a loved one, all it takes is one call to 382-0515 to get the ball rolling. Best of all, you can start and stop anytime.

Food for All is excellent for friends or family recently discharged from the hospital, but not up to cooking for themselves.  Just click Food for All on our homepage’s left hand column, to see menus and prices. If your New Year’s resolution is to simplify your life, this is a great way to start!

 

We now offer Food for All Frozen Meals as well as Food for All chilled Meals as well.

 

 

The latest "Best of Care" Catalog is available on-line...


You can click here to view Southwest Michigan's premier catalog of resources for older adults. 

This outstanding publication is in high demand and now you can access it from anywhere via the web.  You can also pick up your free copy at our offices in Kalamazoo. 

We are located at 918 Jasper Street, just south of downtown Kalamazoo.  We are open Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Senior Safety Booklet is now available on-line...


The 2017 Senior Safety Booklet is now available on-line.

CLICK HERE to view the fifth edition of the Triad Senior Safety Tips booklet.  Readers can find detailed information about a variety of safety issues that address current senior concerns.  The booklet covers 22 safety topics and has a Kalamazoo County guide and safety reference directory.


You can pick up free copies at our main office at 918 Jasper Street in Kalamazoo during business hours.  For further information contact Traci Furman at 269-382-0515 ext.123.

      



      

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Senior Services is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance and is a long standing member of the Kalamazoo County Chamber of Commerce.  Senior Services is also accredited by the Better Business Bureau of West Michigan.


                

 

 

 

 

 

 

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