Our Mission

To promote and enhance the independence and well-being of older adults, adults with disabilities, and those who care for them.

Senior Services Southwest Michigan is a private, non-profit organization that encompasses over 21 services that support the independence and well-being of older adults, adults with disabilities and caregivers throughout Southwest Michigan. We have provided person-centered support services to help disabled and aging adults live as meaningfully and independently as possible since 1963. Senior Services is dedicated to work collaboratively with a mutually supportive community, individuals in need, and their family members to make sure all individuals are able to live a healthy, meaningful, and productive life.

News & Resources

We Need You!

We are looking for Meals on Wheels Volunteers for our Calhoun County Meals on Wheels program and need you. We have regular, short-term, or substitute openings available. Openings include: Monday’s – 1 driver, 1 hopper Thursday’s – 2 drivers, 2 hoppers Short-term and substitute schedules are also available. Volunteer Drivers use their own vehicle and…

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Happy Anniversary!

The Senior Companion and Foster Grandparent Programs both celebrated their Anniversary this month. The Senior Companion Program is celebrating 30 years of service in Kalamazoo and the Foster Grandparent Program is celebrating 20 years of service in Kalamazoo. Senior Companion Program Senior Companions are volunteers 55+ who offer assistance and companionship to older adults who…

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Helping Hands, Happy People

Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer? Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Do you enjoy helping others and making a difference? If so, Helping Hands, Happy People is the group for you! RSVP — Your Invitation to Volunteer is searching for volunteers to knit or crochet items from home or as part of…

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Thank you to our 2019 Golf Outing Sponsors

We are extremely grateful for the support that we received from our community and the businesses and organizations that sponsored our 11th Annual Golf Outing. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!  

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We Recognize & Honor SMG

We offer our sincerest gratitude to SMG for becoming the 1st Platinum Donor of Senior Services of Southwest Michigan. As Platinum Donor, Joe Garcia, owner of SMG, and his amazing staff have become an essential part of our team and are the foundation of our network of support. They share our passion for assisting the…

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OLDER AMERICANS MONTH 2019: CONNECT, CREATE, CONTRIBUTE

Each year, more and more older adults are making a positive impact in and around Kalamazoo. As volunteers, employees, employers, educators, mentors, advocates, and more, they offer insight and experience that benefit the entire community. That’s why Older Americans Month (OAM) has been recognizing the contributions of this growing population for 56 years. Led by…

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