Health Services for Senior Citizens - Detroit Wayne County

Services for Older Adults

Adult Well-Being Services

Adult Well-Being Services is dedicated to helping people live as independently as possible. It is a community-based, non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the health and well-being of adults in Michigan through comprehensive services, family and community support and advocacy. » more information

Detroit Area Agency on Aging 1B

The Detroit Area Agency on Aging 1-A is the foremost agency for seniors and caregivers who are looking for information on programs and services in Metropolitan Detroit that will help older adults remain in their homes and communities. » more information on long-term care, caregiver support, nutrition services, transportation, and other services

Center for Senior Independence

The Center for Independence is a collaboration of Presbyterian Villages of Michigan, United Methodist Retirement Communities, and Henry Ford Health system to provide health and social support for seniors living in Detroit. » more information

Institute for Gerontology

The Wayne State University Institute for Gerontology promotes successful aging in Detroit and beyond. Its mission is to conduct research in social and behavioral sciences, and cognitive neuroscience; examine issues of aging and urban health, preparing tomorrow’s leaders through education in aging research, connect seniors and their families to current knowledge, and build partnership in programs that will improve the quality of life for seniors. » more information

Luella Hannan Memorial Foundation

The Luella Hannan Memorial Foundation is committed to caring for elders as a central value for our community. Its mission is to enhance the quality of life for senior citizens in Southeast Michigan, with a focus on the City of Detroit by providing programs and services, strengthen senior opportunities, develop the Hannan House into a non-profit center for organizations and programs serving older people, advocate for senior issues, and foster research. » more information