Senior Services Southwest Michigan is a private, non-profit and person-centered 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 supportive services to help disabled and aging adults live as meaningfully and independently as possible since 1963 and are known as one of the most comprehensive organizations around. Senior Services focuses on inclusion and engagement through a mutually supportive community to aide in the independence, safety, and overall well-being of individuals in need.

We are dedicated to working collaboratively with individuals in need, family members, health care representative, legal advocates, local businesses, State and Federal agents, and community organizations to make sure all individuals are able to live a healthy, meaningful, and productive life.

 

Our Leadership Team


Richard Kline – President & CEO
Tauhric Brown – Chief Operations Officer
Jonathan Galbreath – Director IT, Cornerstone Technologies
Shari Johns – Director of Human Resources
Dan Pontius – Director of Nutrition
Rod Auton – Director of Clinical and Quality
Teressa Anderson  – Director of Community and Volunteer Services

Mission

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

Vision

To be the leader in providing innovative and quality services to older adults and those with disabilities in Southwestern Michigan.

Values

Advocacy – “Acting on behalf of the most vulnerable”

Collaboration – “Working with others to meet community needs”

Compassion – “Treating our consumers with respect and dignity”

Diversity – Reflecting our community’s diversity and culture in all aspects

People – “Celebrating the contributions of staff and volunteers”

Stewardship – “Using our resources wisely and effectively”

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.