United Home Health Services

Bringing the Hospital Home to You

Contact Us: 734-981-8820

Community Resource Links

Adult Protective Services
Wayne County
855-444-3911
www.michigan.gov

Adult Well-Being Services
Caregiver Support Services
313-359-0736
www.awbs.org

AgingCare.com
On-line community that connects people caring for elderly parents to other caregivers, personalized information, and local resources
www.AgingCare.com

Alzheimer's Association
800-272-3900
www.alz.org

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
888-687-2277
www.aarp.org

American Cancer Society
800-925-2271
www.cancer.org

American Chronic Pain Association
800-533-3231
www.theacpa.org

American Diabetes Association
800-342-2383
www.diabetes.org

American Dietetic Association
800-877-1600
www.eatright.org

American Heart Association
800-242-8721
www.heart.org

American Lung Association of Michigan
800-678-5864
www.lungusa.org

American Parkinson Disease Association
800-223-2732
www.apdaparkinson.org

Area Agency on Aging
Region 1-A Detroit 313-222-5330
Region 1-B Southfield 248-357-2255
Region 1-C The Senior Alliance 734-722-2830
www.aaa1c.org

Arthritis Foundation
800-968-3030
www.arthritis.org

Citizens for Better Care
Long term care facility information
800-833-9548
www.cbcmi.org

Community Mental Health
313-224-7000 (Wayne) 24 hour crisis line
248-858-5326 (Oakland)

Deaf, Hearing & Sign Language Center
313-341-1353

Deaf and Hearing Services
248-473-1888

Elder Care Locator
800-677-1116

Elder Law of Michigan
800-347-5297

Family Caregiver Alliance
Extensive site for caregivers
www.caregiver.org

Family Independence Agency
Food Stamps
517-373-2035

First Step
(Domestic Violence 24 hour hotline)
734-722-6800
www.firststep-mi.org

Guardian Medical Monitoring
Personal Emergency Response System
877-437-7225
www.guardianmedmonitoring.com

Health Department
734-727-7000 (Wayne)
248-424-7000 (Oakland)

Hair Care for the Homebound
Hair on Wheels 734-564-8512

Hope Medical Clinic---Wayne
Indigent Health Care
734-710-6688

Independent Living Aids
Products for people with visual impairments
800-537-2118
www.independentliving.com

The Information Center
734-282-7171

Legal Aid and Defender Association
Free legal aid and consultation specializing in senior issues. Homebound services available.
313-964-5310

Legal Hotline for Seniors
800-347-5297

Lifeline Personal Emergency Response System
1-866-674-9900 ext. 4426
www.lifelinesystems.com

Long-term care insurance information
866-MICH-LTC or 800-582-4636

Meals on Wheels
734-727-7357 Wayne
313-876-4553 Detroit
800-851-14544

Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP)
800-803-7174

Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)
517-373-3500
www.michigan.gov/mdch

Michigan Hospice & Palliative Care Organization
800-536-6300
www.mihospice.org

Michigan Long Term Care Connection
866-642-4582

Michigan Office of Services to the Aging
517-373-8230
www.michigan.gov/miseniors

Michigan Parkinson Foundation
800-852-9781

Michigan Self-Help Clearinghouse
Self-help & support group information
800-777-5556

National Caregiving Foundation
www.caregivingfoundation.org

National Council on Aging
www.ncoa.org

National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP)
800-438-5383
www.ndep.nih.gov

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)
800-860-8747
www.diabetes.niddk.nih.gov

National Family Caregivers Association
www.thefamilycaregiver.org

Needy Meds
Patient Prescription Assistance Program
www.NeedyMeds.com

Neighborhood Legal Services of Michigan
Elder Law and Advocacy Center
313-937-8291

Older Adult Services
810-762-5230

Reach To Recovery
Breast Cancer Support
734-971-4300

Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
Reassurance Program
313-278-7796

Rx Assistbr /> Patient Prescription Assistance Program
www.RxAssist.org

Sammons Preston Rolyan
Bathroom safety equipment
800-323-5547
www.sammonspreston.com

SMART Connector
Transportation
866-962-5515 (Wayne, Oakland, & Macomb)

Social Security Administration
800-772-1213

Veterans Affairs
800-827-1000

Wayne County Adult Day Care Services
734-727-7378

Wayne County Senior Citizens Services
734-727-7373

World Medical Relief
Prescription program, medical supplies & equipment
313-866-5333