KEEP IN TOUCH DIRECTORY

ROCHESTER AREA SENIOR SERVICES DIRECTORY

                             Prepared by the Outreach & Bookmobile Services Department of the Rochester Hills Public Library

INTRODUCTION

The "ROCHESTER SENIOR SERVICES DIRECTORY" lists in alphabetical order, by subject, the services and activities available to older adults living in the Rochester area. This directory will acquaint you with the many important resources available to you in the community. Listings are for informational purposes only and do not imply an endorsement. For more information, contact the Outreach & Bookmobile Services Department at (248)  650-7150.

| Emergency Numbers | Adult Day Care | Chore Services | City Services | Clubs & Organizations |

| Crisis Assistance | Educational, Recreational & Cultural Programs | Financial Information |

| Food | Health & Medical Equipment | Health & Medical Services | Home Care Services | Housing |

| Information & Referral | Legal Aid | Nursing Homes & Information | Respite Care |

| Services to Persons with Disabilities | Support Groups | Transportation |

| Utilities | Veterans | Volunteering/Employment |

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Ambulance 911
Fire & Emergency  911
Poison Control Center (800) 222-1222
Police & Sheriff’s Department 911
Suicide Prevention Center (Common Ground) (800) 231-1127

  ADULT DAY CARE

Adult Foster Care (Department of Human Services in Lansing) (517) 241-2488
Dennis White Adult Day Services (Older Persons' Commission) (248) 608-0261
Sheltering Arms Adult Day Center (Catholic Social Services of Oakland County) (248) 537-3300

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CHORE SERVICES

All Valley Home Care  (248) 601-0777
Beaumont Helping Hands (248) 551-0776
Caring Company (248) 853-5808
ComForcare Senior Services (248) 623-6500
Comfort Keepers (248) 651-9880
Comforting Hands Companion Care (248) 588-9301
Greti's Helping Hands (248) 601-4623
Heavenly Home Care (248) 310-3807
Home Helpers and Direct Link (586) 752-3797
Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency   (248) 209-2676
Older Persons’ Commission Senior Resources Department (248) 608-0249
Senior Companion Program (Catholic Social Services) (248) 559-1147
Visiting Angels (248) 693-6567

CITY SERVICES

City of Rochester (248) 651-9061
City of Rochester Hills (248) 656-4600
Oakland Township (248) 651-4440

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CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS

Friends of the Rochester Hills Public Library (248) 650-7179
Kiwanis Club of Rochester (Bob Justin) (248) 652-9000
Lions Club (David McKenzie) (248) 860-6586
Older Persons’ Commission (248) 656-1403
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce (call for information) (248) 651-6700

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CRISIS ASSISTANCE

Adult Protective Services of Oakland County  (24 hour service) (866) 975-5010
American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness (800) 774-6066
Citizens for Better Care (nursing home information) (800) 833-9548
Common Ground (crisis line) (800) 231-1127
HAVEN (domestic violence crisis line) (248) 334-1274 or (877) 922-1274
Lighthouse of Oakland County (Senior services) (248) 920-6100  Ext. 2231
Neighborhood House (248) 651-5836

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EDUCATIONAL, RECREATIONAL, AND CULTURAL PROGRAMS

Adult Learning Institute / Elderhostel (sponsored by Oakland Community College) (248) 522-3518
Avon Players (248) 608-9077
Crittenton Hospital Community Health Education  (248) 652-5269
Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve (248) 656-0999
Friends of the Rochester Hills Public Library (248) 650-7179
Macomb Community College Center for Continuing Education (586) 226-4800 
Meadow Brook Hall (248) 370-3140
Meadow Brook Music Festival  (summer) (248) 377-0100
Meadow Brook Theatre (248) 377-3300
Michigan Senior Olympics (248) 608-0267
Oakland County Health Department  (programs for seniors and caretakers of aging persons) (248) 858-0213
Oakland County Library for the Visually and Physically Impaired (800) 774-4542
Oakland Literacy Council (248) 253-1617
Older Persons’ Commission Activity Center (248) 656-1403
Paint Creek Center for the Arts (248) 651-4110
Rochester College (248) 218-2000
Rochester Community House (248) 651-0622
Rochester Community Schools
.....Adult Education
.....Enrichment Department

(248) 726-5950 
(248) 726-3165
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm (248) 656-4663
Rochester Hills Public Library  Outreach & Bookmobile Services (248) 650-7150
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce  (call for information) (248) 651-6700
Rochester Symphony Orchestra (248) 651-4181

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FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Area Agency on Aging Medicare and Medicaid Assistance Program (800) 803-7174
Internal Revenue Service (800) 829-1040
Michigan Department of Human Services  (Oakland County energy, food stamps, general assistance) (248) 583-8700
Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (248) 209-2687
Social Security Administration (800) 772-1213

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FOOD

Michigan Department of Human Services  (Oakland County energy, food stamps, general assistance) (248) 583-8700 
Neighborhood House  (emergency food, food pantry) (248) 651-5836
Older Persons’ Commission  (home delivered meals, surplus food) (248) 608-0264

HEALTH AND MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology  Friends of Vision (loan and sell low vision aids) (313) 824-4710
Neighborhood House (248) 651-5836
United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan (match buyers and sellers of used equipment) (800) 828-2714
Wright & Filippis (248) 829-8200

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HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES

Alzheimer’s Association (Detroit area) (800) 272-3900
Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center (800) 438-4380
American Cancer Society (Southfield affiliate) (248) 557-5353
American Diabetes Association (888) 342-2383
American Heart Association (Greater Midwest affiliate) (248) 827-4214
American Lung Association of Michigan (800) 543-5864
American Stroke Association (888) 478-7653
Arthritis Foundation (800) 968-3030
Beaumont Hospital Older Adult Services (800) 328-2241
Blue Cross/Blue Shield  Senior Help Line (800) 327-9148
Boulevard Health Center (248) 852-7800
Crittenton Hospital  
.....Community Health and Education
.....Lifeline (personal emergency response system)
.....Physician's Referral
.....Quality and Outcomes Management (social work office)

(248) 652 5269
(248) 652-5658 or (800) 852-5433
(248) 652-5418
(248) 652-5373
Eye Care America (medical eye care to seniors) (800) 222-3937 
Fraud Hotline (Report suspected fraud against Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, or any program run by the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services) (800) 447-8477
Guardian Angel (248) 293-2400
Karmanos Cancer Institute (800) 527-6266
MediLodge of Rochester Hills (248) 651-4422
Metropolitan Visiting Physicians (248) 395-9757
Michigan Department of Community Health (nursing home care complaints) (800) 882-6006
Michigan Department of Human Services  (248) 975-5200
National Stroke Association (800) 787-6537
Oakland Family Health (248) 858-7766 Ext. 246
Sanctuary at Bellbrook (248) 656-3239
STD and AIDS Hotline (CDC Prevention Information Network) (800) 458-5231
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Helpline (800) 372-6094
World Medical Relief  (prescription assistance based on income for ages 55 plus) (313) 866-5333 

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HOME CARE SERVICES

American Cancer Society (248) 557-5353 or 1-800-277-2345 (National Hotline)
Arcadia Services (private duty home care needs) (248) 557-4600
Area Agency on Aging   (800) 852-7795
Arcadia Services (private duty home care needs) (248) 557-4600
Beaumont Home Care (248) 743-9500
Crittenton Home Care
.....Certified Home Care
.....Private Duty Home Care

 

(248) 656-6757

(248) 656-7010

Greater Oakland Visiting Nurses Association (800) 466-3234
Guardian Angel (248) 293-2400
Hospice of Michigan (888) 466-5656
Mercy Home Care and Hospice (800) 832-1155
Older Persons’ Commission  (248) 608-0249
Parents Changing Spaces (248) 875-2052
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care (800) 370-8592
Serving Seniors, Inc. (248) 375-9125
Visiting Nurse Association of Southeast Michigan (800) 852-1232
Visiting Physicians Association (248) 352-2000

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HOUSING

Adult Foster Care Facilities (Michigan Bureau of Children and Adult Licensing) (866) 685-0006
All Seasons of Rochester Hills  (866) 600-2300
Boulevard Health Center (248) 852-7800
Claire Bridge Memory Care and Wynwood Assisted Living (248) 267-9500
Harbor Chase of Auburn Hills (248) 340-9296
Home Sweet Home (248) 740-1326
Meadows of Auburn Hills (248) 370-9393
Retirement Residences:
.....American House Elmwood
.....American House Stone
.....Avon Tower
.....Cliffview Apartments
.....Danish Village
.....Sanctuary at Bellbrook
.....Waltonwood at Main
.....Waltonwood at University

(248) 852-1980
(248) 853-2330
(248) 652-4394
(248) 651-7665
(248) 375-1810
(248) 656-3239
(248) 601-7600
(248) 375-2500
Sunrise Senior Living (248) 601-9000

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INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

Area Agency on Aging 1-B (800) 852-7795
Beaumont Hospital Senior Resource Line (800) 328-2241
Citizens for Better Care (advocates for residents) (800) 833-9548
Crittenton Hospital -
.....Community Health & Education
.....Physicians Referral
.....Quality and Outcomes Management (social work office)

(248) 652-5269
(248) 652-5418
(248) 652-5373
Elder Abuse Hotline (Michigan Department of Human Services Adult Protective Services) (800) 996-6228
Eldercare Locator (national referral service) (800) 677-1116
Fraud Hotline  (report suspected fraud against Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid) (800) 447-8477
Medicare (800) 633-4227
Michigan Department of Community Health (nursing home care complaints ) (800) 882-6006
Michigan Department of Human Services  (Office of Children and Adult Licensing) (248) 975-5053
Michigan Osteopathic Association   (800) 657-1556
Michigan, State of -Attorney General's Office
..... health care fraud
.....Blue Cross/ Blue Shield anti-fraud hotline
.....Medicaid beneficiary helpline
.....Medicaid provider fraud 

(800) 242-2873
(800) 482-3787
(800) 642-3195
(800) 242-2873
Neighborhood House (248) 651-5836
Oakland and Macomb Center for Independent Living (586) 268-4160
Oakland County Bar Association (lawyer referral) (248) 338-2100
Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority (248) 858-1210
Oakland County Health Department Senior Citizen's Services (248) 858-0213
Oakland County Medical Society  (248) 646-4700
Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (248) 209-2600
Older Persons’ Commission Senior Resources (248) 608-0249
Parents Changing Spaces (248) 875-2052
Rochester Hills Public Library  Outreach & Bookmobile Services (248) 650-7150      
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Healthline (physician referral) (800) 372-6094
United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan  (mobility issues) (800) 828-2714
United Way Community Services (800) 552-1183 or 211

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LEGAL AID

AARP Legal Services Network  (866) 330-0753
Legal Hotline for Michigan Seniors (800) 347-5297
Oakland County Bar Association (248) 334-3400
Oakland County Lawyer Referral (248) 338-2100
Oakland Mediation Center (248) 338-4280

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NURSING HOMES AND INFORMATION

Boulevard Health Center (248) 852-7800
Citizens for Better Care (800) 833-9548
Crittenton Hospital Quality and Outcomes Management (248) 652-5373
Hospice of Michigan (888) 466-5656
MediLodge of Rochester Hills (248) 651-4422
Mercy Homecare and Hospice (248) 334-6700
Michigan Department of Community Health  (nursing home care complaints) (800) 882-6006
Sanctuary at  Bellbrook (248) 656-3239

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RESPITE CARE

Advantage Senior Care (248) 334-3706
All Valley Home Care (248) 601-0777
Alzheimer’s Association  In-Home Respite Care (248) 351-0280
Boulevard Health Center (248) 852-7800
Caring Company (248) 853-5808
ComForcare Senior Services (248) 623-6500
Comfort Keepers (248) 651-9880
Comforting Hands Companion Care (248) 588-9301
Crittenton Home Care (800) 558-8644
Friends House Adult Day Services (CSS of Macomb County) (586) 412-8494
Guardian Angel  (248) 293-2400
Greti's Helping Hands (248) 601-4623
Harbor Chase of Auburn Hills (248) 340-9296
Heavenly Home Care (248) 310-3807
Home Helpers and Direct Link (586) 752-3797
Hospice of Michigan (888) 466-5656
MediLodge of Rochester Hills (248) 651-4422
Mercy Hospice and Homecare   (248) 334-6700
Sanctuary at Bellbrook (248) 656-3239
Visiting Angels (248) 693-6567

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SERVICES TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Ablezone Magnifiers and More (866) 663-2253
ATT Special Equipment Center (800) 433-8505
Beaumont Hospital Eye Institute (low vision services) (248) 551-2020
Deaf & Hearing Impaired Services, Inc. (248) 473-1888
Deaf C.A.N. - Deaf Community Advocacy Network
.....TDD
(248) 332-3331
(248) 332-3323
Descriptive Video Service (Channel 56) (248) 305-3900
Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology  Friends of Vision (313) 824-4710
Detroit Radio Information Service (DRIS) (magazine and newspaper reading service) (313) 577-4207
Greater Detroit Agency for the Blind and Visually Impaired (313) 272-3900
Hello Daily (OPC) (daily calls made to assure a senior's well-being) (248) 608-0249
Leader Dogs for the Blind (248) 651-9011
Low Vision Solutions (877) 277-1127
Michigan Commission for the Blind (800) 292-4200
Michigan Relay Center (TDD) (800) 649-3777 or 711
National Federation of the Blind Newsline (866) 504-7300
Oakland and Macomb Center for Independent Living (586) 268-4160
Oakland County Library for the Visually & Physically Impaired (800) 774-4542
Older Persons’ Commission (mini-bus with handicapped access) (248) 652-4780
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (textbooks) (248) 879-0101
Rochester Hills Public Library  Outreach & Bookmobile Services (low vision and home delivery services)
.....TDD for persons with hearing loss
(248) 650-7150
(248) 650-7153
United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan (mobility issues) (800) 828-2714

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SUPPORT GROUPS

Alcoholics Anonymous (24 hour hotline) (248) 332-3521
Alzheimer’s Support Group (OPC) (248) 608-0249
American Cancer Society (Great Lakes Division) (800) 227-2345
Breast Cancer Survivors (Crittenton Hospital) (248) 652-5269
Cancer Support Group (St. Paul’s United Methodist Church) (248) 651-9361
Caring and Sharing (loss support group – OPC) (248) 608-0261
Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology  Friends of Vision (313) 824-4710
Grief Support Group (Pixley Funeral Home) (248) 651-9641
Horizons (Potere-Modetz Funeral Home grief support group)  (248) 651-8137
New Beginnings Stroke Club (stroke and heart attack recovery - OPC) (248) 608-0261
Ostomy Support Group (Crittenton Hospital) (248) 652-5269
Prostate Support Group (Crittenton Hospital) (248) 652-5269
Visually Impaired Club (OPC) (248) 608-0249

TRANSPORTATION

Beaumont Helping Hands (248) 551-0776
Executive Services (248) 814-8958
Give A Lift, Inc. (248) 569-5010
Neighborhood House (care and outreach programs) (248) 651-5836
Older Persons’ Commission (mini-bus with handicapped access) (248) 652-4780
Reddi-Ride Transportation (248) 559-2500
Secretary of State (handicapped parking permit) (888) 767-6424
SMART Connector Bus Service (866) 962-5515
Someone Waiting, Inc. (248) 840-6768
ZCD Transportation (248) 853-4346

  UTILITIES

ATT Accessibility Support (800) 433-8505
Consumers Energy (800) 477-5050 then 5, then 6
Michigan Relay Center (TDD) (800) 649-3777 or 711
Neighborhood House (248) 651-5836
Project Warmth (OLHSA) (248) 209-2686

VETERANS

American Red Cross (service to military families) (800) 774-6066
Oakland County Veterans’ Services (248) 858-0785
U.S. Veterans’ Administration (Detroit VA regional office) (800) 827-1000

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VOLUNTEERING/EMPLOYMENT

Alzheimer’s Association (Detroit area volunteers) (800) 272-3900
Catholic Social Services  Foster Grandparent/Senior Companion Program (248) 559-1147
Hospice of Michigan (volunteers) (888) 466-5656
Karmanos Cancer Institute (volunteers) (800) 527-6266
Mercy Homecare and Hospice (volunteers) (248) 334-6700
Michigan Senior Olympics (248)608-0267)
Older Persons’ Commission ( volunteers) (248) 608-0270
Operation ABLE (employment and training) (800) 922-4473
Neighborhood House (volunteers) (248) 651-5836
Rochester Hills Public Library
.....Friends volunteers
.....Outreach volunteers

(248) 650-7179
(248) 650-7150
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care (800) 370-8592

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Updated 06/19/12. Please direct comments to Karen Wiedman.