Local Senior Care Resources in the Great Lakes Bay Region

Whether you're a senior or a family caregiver for an elderly loved one in the Great Lakes Bay area of Michigan, take a look at these helpful resources for seniors

At Visiting Angels, we want to make sure that every senior in the Great Lakes Bay region has access to any resources they need. Whether you're looking for a support group for caregivers, a place that has senior-friendly exercise classes or someplace that provides specialized medical care, we hope that this selection of local resources will help you find what you're looking for.

Health & Wellness

Great Lakes Bay Health Centers

Great Lakes Bay Health Centers offers medical care, dental care, prescription refills and more throughout various locations in the Great Lakes Bay. Some locations also offer transportation to and from appointments.

 

Bay County Medical Care Facility | 989-892-3591

The Bay County Medical Care Facility offers personalized care to help promote healthy habits and a higher quality of life, including rehabilitation, social work, memory care and more.

 

Covenant HealthCare Hospital | 989-583-0000

Covenant provides a variety of health care services, including emergency care, wound care, surgical care and more. They also offer in-home health care and a selection of home medical equipment at specific locations. Covenant is also part of the Veterans’ Choice program, meaning they can provide services that are outside the scope of what the VA typically provides.

 

St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw | 989-907-8000

St. Mary’s provides specialized medical care, including cancer care, trauma care, stroke recovery care and more.

 

Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center | 989-497-2500

We provide medical care, fitness classes and mental health resources to veterans in Saginaw County.

 

McLaren Bay Region Hospital | 989-894-3000

McLaren Bay Region Hospital provides specialty, primary and preventative medical care and is the Great Lakes Bay region’s leader in neuroscience and cardiovascular services.

 

Downtown Saginaw Farmers’ Market

Buy healthy, in-season produce and goods from local vendors in Saginaw.

 

Frankenmuth Farmers’ Market

The Frankenmuth Farmers’ Market offers produce and other goods from local vendors.

 

City Market in Bay City | 989-402-7963

The City Market in Bay City offers a good selection of food and produce from local vendors as well as fun activities.

Activities

Frankenmuth Senior Center | 989-652-3430

 

Canteen Activity Center | 989-892-6605

 

Saginaw YMCA | 989-753-7721

 

Frankenmuth James E. Wickson District Library | 989-652-8323

 

Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library | 989-893-9566

 

Hoyt Main Library | 989-755-0904

Community & Government

Saginaw County Commission on Aging | 989-797-6880

The Saginaw County Commission on Aging provides many programs and services to meet the needs of older adults in order to help them continue to live independently in their own homes, including meal delivery, activity centers, transportation and more. They also offer free cell phones to eligible veterans with 911 pre-programmed for easy-to-access emergency services.

 

Bay County Department of Aging | 989-895-4100

The Bay County Department of Aging provides home-delivered meals, resources for elder abuse prevention, caregiver support and more in order to help seniors maintain their independence.

 

Region VII Area Agency on Aging | 800-858-1637

The Region II Area Agency on Aging serves Bay County, Midland County, Saginaw County and surrounding communities. We provide resources to help seniors stay independent, including health and wellness solutions, caregiver training, financial and legal resources and more.

 

Senior Services of Midland County | 989-633-3700

Senior Services of Midland County helps seniors in the area by providing Meals on Wheels, memory care and support, handyman services, fitness classes and so much more. They also offer support groups and training for family caregivers.

 

Human Development Commission of Tuscola County | 989-673-4121

The Human Development Commission provides support to people of all generations throughout Tuscola County, including seniors. For seniors, they offer a Commodity Supplemental Food Program to provide free food to seniors, free weekly community meals, adult day services, support groups for family caregivers and more.

 

Saginaw County Health Department | 989-758-3800

We offer various resources to help seniors stay healthy, including immunization programs, hearing and vision screenings, emergency preparedness programs and more.

 

Bay County Health Department | 989-895-4009

The Bay County Health Department offers immunizations, emergency preparedness training, health screenings and more to help promote healthy lifestyles in the community.

 

Alzheimer’s Association Greater Michigan Chapter | 810-780-4163

This chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association provides education and support for seniors and families living with Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Bay County Department of Veteran Affairs | 989-895-4108

The Department of Veteran Affairs provides information, referrals, support services and information about available programs and benefits to honorably discharged veterans and families in Bay County.

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