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Welcome to the Senior Resource Connect blog. You can visit the blog each Wednesday at 10am for the latest information about aging, caregiving, COVID, and local resources.

COVID-19 Resource Guide

This information was originally published in March 2020, and was most recently updated in January 2024. Information changes frequently, so please call to confirm hours and availability before visiting a resource. Jump to a section below … Continue Reading

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Spotlight: Adult Protective Services

The Washtenaw County Elder Justice Coalition is a group of health and social service practitioners and community members working to acknowledge and prevent elder abuse in Washtenaw County through awareness, education, advocacy, and enhanced partnerships.   … Continue Reading

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More than Glasses: Protecting our Eyes as we Age

August is national eye exam month! When thinking about protecting our bodies from signs of aging, how many of us remember to think about our eyes? Do we take steps to maintain good eye health, or … Continue Reading

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The 2020 Election: A Guide

This year’s election is looking a little different than in years past. How do you cast your vote when you’re worried about Coronavirus?  Are you registered to vote?  Michigan residents can visit the Michigan Voter Information Center’s … Continue Reading

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Spotlight: Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP)

Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County (CSSW) is home to a wide variety of programs serving young children to older adults and everyone in between. We’ll be interviewing representatives from different CSSW programs help our audience understand what resources are … Continue Reading

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Avoiding Scams: Covid19 Edition

Unfortunately, scammers aren’t above using any situation to their advantage- including a pandemic. Below is a run through of various scams to be aware of.   The Vaccine/Cure/Test Scam  Scammers are taking advantage of the fear surrounding Coronavirus by … Continue Reading

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What the heck is hospice?

Last week on the blog we discussed ways to age in place without having to leave your home. Today we’re going to talk about hospice and how it allows you to manage care wherever you … Continue Reading