Volunteer Today

As the holidays approach, we anticipate an influx of community members looking to volunteer their time. While we appreciate- more than can be expressed- each and every volunteer regardless of the timing, we like to remind folks that the need for volunteers is real and necessary all year round. Senior Services of Southwest Michigan has…

Commodities Supplemental Food Program

The Commodities Supplemental Food Program is run collectively by Senior Services of Southwest Michigan, Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes, the Salvation Army, and Area Agency on Aging Region 3A. It offers income eligible seniors living in Kalamazoo County access to additional groceries once per month. Commodities distributions happen on the first Wednesday of each month at…

Home Repair that Feels Good

Did you know that Senior Services of Southwest Michigan offers Home Repair services? Yeah, we do that too! Having a safe home is as equally important as our physical and mental health. We receive funding from several sources, including the City of Kalamazoo, to build ramps and railings and just about any minor home repair…

Older Americans Month 2020: Make Your Mark

Around the nation, older adults make their marks every day as volunteers, employees, employers, parents, grandparents, mentors, and advocates. They offer their time, talents, and experience to the benefit of our communities. For 57 years, Older Americans Month (OAM) has been a special time to recognize these contributions. Led by the Administration for Community Living…

We’re open and here for you!

In response to Gov. Whitmer’s recent signing of the Stay Home, Stay Safe executive order 2020-21 on March 23, Senior Services is now classified as an essential services employer due to the critical nature of the services we provide. Therefore, we will continue providing critical services to our clients, with modifications to keep all parties…

Volunteer TODAY!

We’re looking for volunteers to help out some of our community’s most vulnerable population…our valued Meals on Wheels recipients! Volunteers typically work in teams. One volunteer drives, while the other is the hopper. The hopper “hops” out of the parked car, and brings the meal to the door of the senior’s home. Some volunteers do…