Western Michigan University Aging Services offers a myriad of services to enhance the lives of older adults and their caregivers. Serving Kalamazoo County, it is their mission to train students to be future professionals in the allied health field and to help older adults live in their homes for as long as possible, while complementing care provided by family or friends. The following programs are offered:
Aging Services at WMU is your one-stop location for older adult services.
News and Announcements
WMU Aging Services is part of the Kalamazoo County Elder Abuse Prevention Coalition. This coalition was developed by the U.S. Administration on Aging to encourage national, state and local organizations to protect seniors and raise awareness about elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. Please join us for the Safe, Sound & Secure Conference, Saturday, April 9, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Galilee Baptist Church.
Refer to the Kalamazoo County website for more information, articles and factsheets related to the prevention and awareness of elder abuse.
Liza Rouse, RN, has been appointed Supervisor of Programs and Activities for Senior Day Services at Western Michigan University’s Center for Disability Services.
Bob and Elizabeth Kavelman were among the first to take advantage of the WMU Aging Services program, part of the College of Health and Human Services.