Helpful Resources




Caregiver Resource Network:


Alzheimer's Association:


American Association of Retired Peoples (AARP):


Area Agency on Aging of West Michigan:


Area Agency on Aging Region IIIA (Kalamazoo County):


Dept of Veteran's Affairs Outpatient Clinic:

For information about Spousal Benefits or the Aid and Attendance in-home support programs; Apply for Veterans Benefits Online or contact the VA at (800) 827-1000.




Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP):
HHS Health Options:


Senior Services:




Michigan Home Health Association:


Michigan Peer Review Organization:


National Association for Homecare and Hospice:


Home Health Quality Improvement:


Elder Pages West Michigan:
For family caregivers of aging parents, educational articles, tips for your changing role, links 
to national resources, and caregiving stories. 


Forest Hills Community Enrichment & Senior Center:
Programs for seniors in Grand Rapids, Michigan


Grand Rapids Community College Older Learner Center:


Western Michigan University Gerontology Center:


Hospice Foundation of America:


Elders' Law:


Legal Hotline for Michigan Seniors:  (800) 347-5297


National Senior Citizens Law Center:


Michigan Foreclosure Prevention Project:


Social Security Administration:

For replacement of a lost Social Security or Medicare card or to sign up for income programs for the disabled or elderly.


American Cancer Society:


American Diabetes Association:


American Heart Association:


COPD - American Lung Association:


American Association of Kidney Patients:


National Kidney Foundation:


The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America:


American Parkinson Disease Association:


National Parkinson Foundation: