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West Michigan resources for seniors

Click on your county to find a list of resources for your community:

Allegan County Calhoun County Mason County Oceana County
Barry County Ionia County Mecosta County Osceola County 
Berrien County Kalamazoo County Montcalm County Ottawa County
Branch County Kent County Muskegon County St. Joseph County
Cass County Lake County Newaygo County Van Buren County

All Counties

Airway Oxygen
800 632-0730
Provider of durable medical equipment
www.airwayoxygen.com

Indian Trails and MDOT bus fleet with Hearing Loop Technology
800.292.3831
hearingloop.org
indiantrails.com

United Way 211
211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.211.org

Allegan County

Allegan County Commission on Aging
877.673.5333
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.allegancountycoa.org

Allegan County Community Mental Health
269.673.0202 or 888.354.0596
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
www.allegancounty.org/government/mh

Allegan County Department of Human Services
269.673.7700 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288020--,00.html

Allegan County Resource Development Committee (A.C.R.D.C.)
269.673.5472
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.acrdc.org

Allegan County United Way
269.673.6545 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.acuw.org

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org

Disability Network/Lakeshore
616.396.5326
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnlakeshore.org

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Barry County

Agency on Aging Region 3-B Area
800.626.6719
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.region3b.org 

Barry County Commission on Aging
269.948.4856
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.barrycounty.org/health-and-community/commission-on-aging

Barry County Community Mental Health
269.948.8041
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.barrycounty.org/health-and-community/mental-health

Barry County Department of Human Services
269.948.3200
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
www.barrycounty.org/health-and-community/department-of-human-services 

Disability Network of Southwest Michigan
269.345.1516
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org 

United Way of Barry County
269.945.4010 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.bcunitedway.org

Berrien County

Area Agency on Aging
800.654.2810
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.areaagencyonaging.org

Berrien County Department of Human Services
269.934.2000 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
 www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288024--,00.html

Riverwood Center
800.336.0341
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
www.riverwoodcenter.org

Disability Network of Southwest Michigan
269.985.0111
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org

United Way of Southwest Michigan
269.982.1700 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.uwsm.org

Branch County

Area Agency on Aging 3C
517.278.2538 x130 or 888.615.8009
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.bhsj.org/AAA

Branch County Department of Human Services
517.279.4200 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
http://www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66820-288026--,00.html 

Branch County United Way
517.279.7129 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
www.branchcountyunitedway.org 

Burnside Senior Center
517.279.6565
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.burnsidecenter.com 

Disability Network/Southwest Michigan
269.345.1516
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org 

Pines Behavioral Health
517.278.2129 or 888.725.7534
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
www.pinesbhs.org 

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Calhoun County

Area Agency on Aging Region IIIB
800.626.6719
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services.
www.region3b.org

Calhoun County Department of Human Services
269.966.1284 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288028--,00.html

Disability Network/Southwest Michigan
269.345.1516
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org

Summit Pointe Community Mental Health
269.966.1460 or 800.632.5449
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
www.mhweb.org/michigan/calhouncmh.htm

United Way of Greater Battle Creek
269.962.9538 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
www.uwgbc.org

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Cass County

Cass County Council on Aging
269.445.8110 or 800.323.0390
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.casscoa.org 

Cass County Department of Human Services
269.445.0200 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288030--,00.html

Cass County Human Services Coordinating Council
269.445.0269
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
casshscc.com

Disability Network/Southwest Michigan
269.985.0111
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org 

United Way of Southwest Michigan
269.982.1700 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
www.uwsm.org 

Woodlands Behavioral Healthcare Network,
Cass County Community Mental Health Clinics

269.445.2451 or 800.323.0335
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
woodlandsbhn.org 

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Ionia County

Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan: The Source for Seniors
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Disability Advocates of Kent County
616.949.1100
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dakc.us 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Ionia County Commission on Aging
616.527.5365
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.ioniacounty.org/commission-on-aging 

Ionia County Community Mental Health
616.527.1790 or 888.527.1790
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.ioniacmhs.org

Ionia County Department of Human Services
616.527.5200 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services 
http://www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-287834--,00.html

United Way of Ionia County
616.794.9840 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
liveunitedm-i.org

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Kalamazoo County

Area Agency on Aging - Region IIIA
Adult/Senior Services; Older Adult Services
269.373.5147
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.kalcounty.com/aaa 

Disability Network/Southwest Michigan
269.345.1516
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org 

Greater Kalamazoo United Way
269.343.2524
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.kalamazoounitedway.org

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Kalamazoo Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
269.373.6000 or 888.373.6200
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.kazoocmh.org

Kalamazoo County Department of Human Services
269.337.4900 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288239--,00.html

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Kent County

American Red Cross of Greater Grand Rapids
616.456.8661
Provides transportation for older adults and individuals with a disability to medical appointments 
www.redcrosswestmi.org

Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan: The Source for Seniors
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.aaawm.org

Arthritis Foundation, West Michigan Region
248.649.2891 or 855.529.2728
Call for information on programs, including aquatics and a catalog 
www.arthritis.org

Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
616.458.1187 or 800.466.8084
Provides education, assessment and adaptive equipment for individuals with a visual impairment 
www.abvimichigan.org

Byron Center Manor Adult Day Care
616.878.3300
Provides adult day care services 
www.bcmanor.com

Care Resources - PACE
616.913.2006 or 800.610.6299
Provides medical and case management services
www.care-resources.org

Care Tree Adult Day Care Center
616.464.6135
Provides adult day care services 
www.gerontologynetwork.org/adultdayservices.asp

Caregiver Resource Network
888.456.5664
The CRN is a collaboration of West Michigan organizations dedicated to providing for the needs and welfare of family and professional caregivers within the community. Funded by the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan with Older American's Act Title IIIE, Family Caregiver Support funds. For more information call toll free. 
www.caregiverresource.net

Cherry Street Health Services
616.965.8200
Provides medical services for individuals and families with low income 
www.cherryhealth.org

Disability Advocates of Kent County 
616.949.1100
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability 
dakc.us

Easter Seals of Michigan
800.757.3257
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability 
www.mi.easterseals.com

Fish for My People
616.774.2045
Church based program that provides volunteers to assist with transportation needs

Gerontology Network, Grand Rapids
616.456.6135
Provides case management and adult day care services for older adults 
www.gerontologynetwork.org

Go! Bus Transportation Assistance, Grand Rapids
616.456.7514
Grand Rapids offers door-to-door bus transportation assistance, which enhances the mobility of low income, disabled people and senior citizens. Proof of age is required. Applications and reservations must be made in advance. 
www.ridetherapid.org/go-bus

God's Kitchen/Meals on Wheels
616.454.4110
Provides home-delivered meals to older adults

Guardian Medical Monitoring
877.435.7225
Michigan based, family owned and operated company for over 75 years, design systems to meet your particular safety needs with life saving tools. 
www.guardianmedicalmonitoring.com

Heart of West Michigan United Way
211
Cell phone or unable to reach services by dialing 211: 616.459.6281
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
www.hwmuw.org 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Home Repair Services
616.241.2601
Provides assistance and information related to home repair needs 
www.homerepairservices.org (in English and Spanish)

Kent County Department of Human Services
616.248.1000 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66821-287840--,00.html

Kent County Health Care Transportation Resource Directory
A resource guide of transit agencies and community programs offering transportation assistance and information.
www.accesskent.com/Health/Publications/pdfs/Appendix_C_Trans_Res_Dir.pdf

Legal Aid of Western Michigan
616.774.0672
Provides free or low cost legal services 
www.legalaidwestmich.org

Life Connections Plus - Personal Health Safety
616.456.6315 or 800.730.6135
Provides personal emergency response systems
gerontologynetwork.org/personal-health-safety

Life Guidance Services
616.954.1991
Provides counseling services 
www.mhweb.org/westmichigan/lifeguide.htm

Network 180 Access Center/Community Mental Health
616.336.3909 or 800.749.7720
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.network180.org (in English and Spanish)

Nutritional Options for Wellness (NOW)
616.391.6144
Provides nutritional options for wellness for low income individuals and families 
www.spectrumhealth.org/now

SafeCall Home Medical Alarms, Grand Rapids
888.291.0639
Provides personal emergency response systems and automated medicine dispensers 
www.safecall.biz

Senior Meals
616.459.3111
Provides home delivered meals 
www.seniormealsonwheels.org

Senior Neighbors, Grand Rapids
616.459.6019
Provides services for independent living for adults 60 years of age and over. Examples of services include a ride to the doctor's office, help paying for a prescription, or dealing with an eviction notice. 
www.seniorneighbors.org

Side by Side Adult Day Center
616.235.2910
Provides adult day care services 
hopenetwork.org/services/behavioral-health/adult-day-services/side-side-program

Stepping Stones
616.530.3190
Provides recreational therapy for older adults 
www.steppingstones.wyomingmi.gov

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Lake County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.aaawm.org

Disability Connection - Muskegon
231.722.0088 or 866.322.4501
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dcilmi.org 

Lake County Council on Aging
231.745.3843
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services

Lake County Department of Human Services
231.745.8159 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287844--,00.html 

Lake County Office - West Michigan Community Mental Health Affiliation
231.745.4659 or 800.992.2061
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.nwcmhs.org

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Mason County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Disability Connection - Muskegon
231.722.0088 or 866.322.4501
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dcilmi.org 

Mason County Council on Aging
231.757.4705
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.masoncounty.net/other-agencies/council-on-aging

Mason County Department of Human Services
231.845.7391 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287850--,00.html 

Mason County Office - West Michigan Community Mental Health Affiliation
231.845.6294 or 800.992.2061
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.wmcmhs.org

United Way of Mason County
231.843.8593 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources
www.uwmasoncounty.org 

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Mecosta County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Community Mental Health for Central Michigan
231.796.5825 or 800.317.0708
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.cmhcm.org

Disability Advocates of Kent County
616.949.1100
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dakc.us 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Mecosta County Commission on Aging and Senior Center
231.972.2884
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.co.mecosta.mi.us/coa.asp

Mecosta County Department of Human Services
231.796.4300 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287853--,00.html 

Mecosta-Osceola United Way
231.592.4144 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources

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Montcalm County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Disability Advocates of Kent County
616.949.1100
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dakc.us 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
hhshealthoptions.org 

The Montcalm Center for Behavioral Health
800.377.0974 or 989.831.7520
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.montcalmcenter.org

Montcalm County Commission on Aging
989.831.7476
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.montcalm.org/aging.asp

Montcalm County Department of Human Services
989.831.8400 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-287862--,00.html

United Way of Montcalm County
616.794.9480 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.liveunitedm-i.org

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Muskegon County

Disability Connection - Muskegon
231.722.0088 or 866.322.4501
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dcilmi.org 

Muskegon County Agency on Aging
231.739.5858
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services

Muskegon County Community Mental Health
231.724.1111
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.co.muskegon.mi.us/cmh

Muskegon County Department of Human Services
231.733.3700 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287865--,00.html 

Muskegon County Meals on Wheels
231.755.0434 or 800.442.6769
Provides home delivered meals 
www.mealcall.org/meals-on-wheels/mi/muskegon.htm

Senior Resources
800.442.0054 or 231.733.3585
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
seniorresourceswmi.org 

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Newaygo County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Disability Connection - Newaygo
231.538.0738
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dcilmi.org 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Newaygo County Commission on Aging
800.689.2100
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
http://www.countyofnewaygo.com/commissiononaging.aspx

Newaygo County Community Mental Health
231.689.7330 or 800.968.7330
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.newaygocmh.org

Newaygo County Department of Human Services
231.689.5500 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287868--,00.html 

United Way
231.722.3134 or 877.722.3134
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.unitedwaylakeshore.org

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Oceana County

Council on Aging
231.873.4461
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
www.oceanacountycouncilonaging.com

Disability Connection - Oceana
231.301.0014
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dcilmi.org 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Oceana County Department of Human Services
231.873.7251 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-287871--,00.html

Oceana County Office - West Michigan Community Mental Health Affiliation
231.873.2108 or 800.992.2061
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.wmcmhs.org

Senior Resources
800.442.0054 or 231.733.3585
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
seniorresourceswmi.org 

United Way
231.722.3134 or 877.722.3134
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.unitedwaylakeshore.org

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Osceola County

Area Agency on Aging - Region 8
616.456.5664 or 888.456.5664
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.aaawm.org 

Community Mental Health for Central Michigan
989.722.5938 or 800.317.0708
Access point for mental health assessment and related services 
www.cmhcm.org

Disability Advocates of Kent County
616.949.1100
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dakc.us 

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
hhshealthoptions.org

Osceola County Commission on Aging
231.734.5559
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services

Osceola County Department of Human Services
231.796.4300 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66818-288006--,00.html

Osceola County United Way
231.592.4144
Information about and referrals for county based community resources

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Ottawa County

Disability Network/Lakeshore
616.396.5326
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnlakeshore.org 

Evergreen Commons
616.396.7100
A unique nonprofit center that helps adults 50+ get the most out of life! Wellness, activity, life-long learning, connections, senior care services.
www.evergreencommons.org 

Four Pointes - Ottawa Council on Aging
616.842.9210
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
fourpointes.org  

Georgetown Township Senior Center
616.457.1170
Provides transportation for older adults and individuals with a disability in the Georgetown area
www.georgetown-mi.gov/senior

HHS Health Options
800.447.3007
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
hhshealthoptions.org 

Ottawa County Community Mental Health
616.392.1873
Access point for mental health assessment and related services.
www.miottawa.org/health/cmh

Ottawa County Department of Human Services
616.394.7200 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288008--,00.html

Ottawa County Meals on Wheels
231.755.0434
Provides home delivered meals 
www.agewellservices.org/pg/meals/meals_on_wheels

Senior Resources
800.442.0054 or 231.733.3858
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services 
seniorresourceswmi.org

Sunset Meals at Home
616.457.2770
Provides home delivered meals 
www.sunsetcommunities.org

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St. Joseph County

Area Agency on Aging 3C
517.278.2538 x130 or 888.615.8009
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.bhsj.org/AAA 

Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services of St. Joseph County
269.467.1000 or 800.622.3967
Access point for mental health assessment and related services.
www.stjoecmh.org 

Disability Network/Southwest Michigan
269.345.1516
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org 

St. Joseph Commission on Aging
269.279.8083 or 800.641.9899
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services

St. Joseph County Department of Human Services
269.467.1200 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services 
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288274--,00.html

St. Joseph County United Way
269.467.9099
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.sjcuf.com

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Van Buren County

Area Agency on Aging
800.654.2810
Information about and referrals for a wide variety of in-home and community based services
www.areaagencyonaging.org

Disability Network of Southwest Michigan
269.985.0111
Advocacy and support services for persons with a disability
www.dnswm.org

Van Buren Community Mental Health
269.621.6261
Access point for mental health assessment and related services
www.vbcmh.com

Van Buren County Department of Human Services
269.621.2800 or 855.444.3911
County access point for food, medical and emergency programs, and Medicaid services
www.michigan.gov/dhs/0,4562,7-124-5459_5461_66819-288276--,00.html

Van Buren County United Way
269.657.2410 or 211
Information about and referrals for county based community resources 
www.vbcuw.org

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