Resources

Support Groups

Greater Niles Senior Center

nilesseniorcenter.org

1109 Bell Road Niles, MI 49120

269-683-9380 

Niles Low Vision Support Group

Contact Linda McLane

269-683-0605

 

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP:

The Michigan Parkinson Foundation

30400 Telegraph Road, Suite 150

Bingham Farms, MI 48025

(248) 433-1011 or (800) 852-9781

https://www.parkinsonsmi.org/

 

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP:

Berrien County Cancer Service

7301 Red Arrow Highway

Stevensville, MI  49127

(269) 429-3281 or (269) 465-5257

www.bccancerservice.org/

 

ARTHRITIS SUPPORT:

Michigan offices of the Arthritis Foundation

1050 Wilshire Drive Suite 302

Troy, Michigan 48084

(248) 649-2891

http://www.arthritis.org/michigan/

 

RESPIRATORY DISEASE SUPPORT:

Better Breathers Club

Hills and Dales General Hospital

4675 Hill St.

Cass City, MI 48726

Brenda McComb

(989) 912-6292

http://www.lung.org/

 

OSTEOPOROSIS SUPPORT:

The National Osteoporosis Foundation

Break Free From Osteoporosis – Plymouth Support Group

2855 Miller Drive, Suite 101

Plymouth, IN 46563.

https://www.nof.org/

 

DIABETES SUPPORT:

dLife IT'S YOUR DIABETES LIFE!

Adult Diabetic Group

Lakeland Medical Center at 1234 Napier Ave.

St. Joseph, MI

(269) 429-1894

http://www.dlife.com/

Local and State Resources

Region IV Area Agency on Aging (serving Berrien, Cass, and Van Buren)

http://www.areaagencyonaging.org/contact-us

(800) 442-2803

 

Cass County Council on Aging

http://www.casscoa.org/

(269) 445-8110 # (800) 323-0390

 

Buchanan Area Senior Center

http://www.buchananareaseniorcenter.com/

(269) 695-7119

 

HOUSING, MEALS & SERVICES FOR SENIORS:

Region IV Area Agency on Aging

2900 Lakeview Avenue

St. Joseph, Michigan 49085

(269) 983-0177 or (800) 442-2803

http://www.areaagencyonaging.org/

 

Real Services

(574) 233-8205 or (800) 552-2916

https://www.realservices.org/_wp/

 

Greater Niles Senior Center

1109 Bell Road

Niles, Michigan 49120

(269) 683-9380

http://nilesseniorcenter.org/

 

Tax prep, books for shut-ins, audio books, etc.

Niles District Library

620 E Main St, Niles, MI 49120

(269) 683-8545

http://www.nileslibrary.com/research-learn/

Veterans

Department of Veterans Affairs: VA Benefits

(800) 827-1000

www.va.gov

 

Veterans Angels Non-Profit

(888) 319.1117

www.vetangels.org

 

National Resources

Alzheimer's Care

Alzheimer's Association

1-800-272-3900

www.alz.org

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR)

1-800-438-4380

www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers

National Institute on Aging Information Center

1-800-222-2225

www.nia.nih.gov

Assisted Living

What is Assisted Living? - (Assisted Living Federation of America)

www.alfa.org

Discovering Assisted Living - (American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging)

seniorlivingmap.org

Healthy Aging

Fifty-Plus Lifelong Fitness

www.50plus.org

International Council on Active Aging

www.icaa.cc

On Caregiving

National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP) - National Aging Network, U.S. Administration on Aging

www.aoa.gov

Transition Aging Parents BlogTalk Radio

www.blogtalkradio.com/dalec

Online Support Groups

www.caring.com/support-groups

Home Care

National Institute on Aging

www.nia.nih.gov

Administration on Aging

www.aoa.gov

Independent Living - National Council on the Aging (NCOA)

www.ncoa.org

AARP - American Health Care Association, Advancing Quality in Long Term Care

www.aarp.com

Mesothelioma: 

https://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/ 

Resources available at Brentwood at Niles.