Advocacy for Senior Health Care
Advocacy For Senior Health Care: The Center has papers available on advocacy for health care. This is a way of making your own choices in the event of an emergency or death. Forms are available at the Center as well as copies needed.
Alzheimer's Support Group - At This Time Due to COVID-19 This Is Virtual
Alzheimer's Support Group: This support group meets at the Center on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. This group is for family and friends of persons with Alzheimer's disease.
Local regional office number is 810.780.4163 or 24/7 Helpline number is 800.272.3900
Ask a Lawyer
FREE- Lori Tallman, PLC – Practices Law in Wills & Trusts, Powers of Attorney,
Probate, Real Estate, Family Law, General Civil, Landlord/Tenant, Traffic
2nd Wednesday of the month
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must RSVP 810.658.1566
Blood Pressure - At This Time Due to COVID-19 We Do Not Do Blood Pressure
Commodity Supplemental Food Program - Curbside Pick-up
The pickup is the third Friday of the month at the Senior Center. This is a senior food program that follows the federal income guideline of a Family of 1 = $1,383 & a Family of 2 = $1,868 Available to people 60 years or older.
Must register the first time receiving it and prove your income.
Consumer's Shut Off Protection
Are you 65 or older and head of the household? Call Consumers at 1-800-477-5050 so you can qualify for shut off protection, no late payment charges and automatic eligibility for payment plans regardless of income.
Department of Veterans Services - Telephone Appts.
The third Thursday of every month 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Must call for an appointment 810-658-1566
Do Not Resuscitate
Do Not Resusitate: This law is fairly new on the books and allows terminally ill to complete a do-not-resusitate medical form. They could also wear an optional bracelet. Ambulance crews would not resusitate if there is no pulse or breathing with one of these present. For more information call the Center.
Food Assistance Program - Curbside Pick-up
TeFAP Commodity Program – Given out quarterly – 4 Times a year March, June, September & December
- This is an additional food program with income eligibility guidelines for 60 years of age and older with a household size of 1 = $2,126 a month and a household size of 2 = $2,873 a month.
Grief Support Group
Tuesday, 4:30-6:30 pm
If interested, please call 810-496-8625 and leave message
Handicap Loan Closet
We have donated equipment available for you to borrow – Bath seats, canes, crutches, toilet seat raisers, walkers & wheelchairs. We ask for a $25.00 CASH deposit and you will receive your $25 back upon returning the items!
Hearing Aid Assistance - FREE
AT THIS TIME DUE TO COVID-19 WE DO NOT HAVE THIS PROGRAM
Heating Assistance: Michigan senior citizens, low income families, and unemployed residents can apply for assistance in paying utility bills. The Michigan Public Service Commission's "Be Winter Wise" program provides winter utility shut off protection during the winter months. The Michigan Public Service Commission and the utility companies want to help customers. If you think you may need help paying utility bills call the Consumer's Energy Co. to enroll in one or more of the "Be Winter Wise" programs.
KISS - Keeping Independent Seniors Safe - FREE
A program for seniors 62 and older. For more information contact Evelyn Harris 810.249.6530 or Toll Free 855.561.5477
Weekdays 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Host Agency: Valley Area Agency on Aging
Legal Services of Eastern Michigan offers legal assistance FREE of charge to seniors in Genesee County call 810-234-2621
Zach Pelech will be here at the Center on the 4th Monday of every month from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Must call to make an appointment 810.658.1566
MMAP - FREE
The Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program is a service that can help you make health insurance decisions. MMAP’s mission is to educate, counsel and empower Medicare beneficiaries and those who serve them so that they can make informed health decisions. Call to make an appointment 810.658.1566 or MMAP, Inc. 1.800.803.7174
Senior Dental Plan
Tax Assistance - We Have No Appointments Left for 2021
The Davison-Richfield Area Senior Citizens Activity Center has a 15 passenger van (Not Handicap Accessible). We have a volunteer driver that takes seniors 60 years and older around the Davison Area for a fee of $3.00 each way. Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
You must call 24 hrs. in advance to schedule your rides. 810.658.1566
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