Urgent Contacts

In an medical or physical emergency, dial 911!

The nearest emergency room is Bronson Methodist Hospital, located at 601 John St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007.

 

The following are links and phone numbers our patrons may find useful when getting a hold of someone in a time of strife or crisis.

Aging & Adult Services Agency

  • (517) 373-8280
  • Part of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Alzheimer’s Association Helpline

  • (800) 272-3900
  • Recommended for memory loss and Dementia suffers as well.

Do-Not-Call Registry

  • (888) 382-1222
  • Part of the Federal Trade Commission.

Eldercare Locator

  • (800) 677-1116
  • A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging.

Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services

  • (269) 373-5200

Kinship Care Resource Center

  • (800) 535-1218
  • Part of the School of Social Work at Michigan State University.

Legal Hotline for Michigan Seniors

  • (800) 347-5297
  • Part of the Michigan Pension Rights Project, from the Department of the Attorney General.

Meals on Wheels

  • (612) 623-3363

MiCafe

  • (877) 664-2233
  • Michigan’s Coordination Access to Food for the Elderly, a program of Elder Law of Michigan.

Michigan Adult Day Services Association

  • (616) 485-5018

Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program

  • (800) 803-7174

Michigan Protective Services 24 Hour Hotline

  • (855) 444-3911
  • Includes the protection of children, adults, seniors, and the ability to file a report.

Michigan Veteran’s Affairs Agency

  • (800) 642-4838

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • (800) 273-8255

Social Security Administration

  • (800) 772-1213

Step Forward Michigan

  • (866) 946-7432
  • The hotline for Michigan Foreclosure.

US Veteran’s Administration Benefits

  • (800) 827-1000
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