The mission of Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Michigan is to serve and advocate for older persons, adults with disabilities and caregivers by supporting their independence, dignity and quality of life.
Key services include: information and assistance, options counseling, Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP), MI Choice Waver Program (helps older individuals obtain skilled nursing care at home), Nursing Facility Transition Program (helps individuals transition out of a nursing home), and care management.
This agency also has several services for caregivers including respite services and caregiver classes that provide information and support. Individuals can register online for classes.
1609 Park Dr, Traverse City, MI 49696
Adult Abuse Protective Services, Adult and Aging Services, Adult Day/ In-Home Services, Respite Services, Other Senior Services, Caregiver Support
All programs do have some criteria for participation. Contact the agency directly for more information.