Respite 101

You may have heard the term respite, but what does it mean? Basically, respite programs exist to give caregivers a break from the day to day caring of their loved one.   Formal vs. Informal  Are there people in your support system that can watch your loved one for an afternoon so you can get run … Continued

Welcome to Ahead of the Curve

Do you see older adults in your community and want to help them, but don’t know how to reach out?   Are you caring for a loved one and feel overwhelmed, frustrated, or like you’re making it up as you go along?   You’re not alone.   There are hundreds of resources and programs in Washtenaw County, but … Continued

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Are you Ahead of the Curve? Take our short training any time to learn more about ways to support older adults in your family or community. You’ll learn to identify when someone might need more help and which resources are available for support.

Explore the Washtenaw County Senior Resource Directory

Our easy to use and regularly updated resource directory is a one-stop guide to older adult services in Washtenaw County.