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Older Adult Services Division

Kalamazoo County Senior Millage

Ballot 2018:

August 7, 2018 Kalamazoo County voters approved the above ballot to support older adults. Ballot language as follows:

For the purpose of creating a local fund to provide education, safety, dignity, independence, home services, and healthy living programs to Kalamazoo County residents age 60 and older (seniors) using the Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services Department to improve the quality of living for our seniors, shall the limitations on the total amount of taxes which may be levied against taxable property within Kalamazoo County, Michigan, as provided for by Section 6 of Article IX of the Michigan Constitution of 1963, be increased up to the amount of $0.35 per thousand dollars of taxable valuation (.35 mills) for a period of six years, beginning with the December 1, 2018 levy and extending through the 2023 levy, which shall raise in the first year an estimated $2,829,252.

Senior Millage Funded Programs

Senior Millage funding is awarded to community entities and the Kalamazoo County Area Agency on Aging to expand supportive services to Kalamazoo Seniors and their caregivers. For questions regarding the Senior Millage, email AAA3Ainfo@kalcounty.com. This programming may change after 9/30/2022. A list of current providers is below.

To access programs, interested older adults (60+) and/or their caregivers should call the Senior Millage funded providers directly.

This document can be reproduced and distributed to individuals in need of services.

Organizations interested in applying for funding through the Kalamazoo County Senior Millage should check the Kalamazoo County Government Purchasing website for future bid and proposal opportunities.

A historical list of organizations that bid for Senior Millage funding can be found here.

Senior Millage Funding Data and Reports

Senior Millage data is shared through public meetings. These are scheduled on the 2nd Wednesday of each month during the Kalamazoo County Older Adult Services Advisory Committee (OASAC) public meetings. Reporting includes awarded provider updates, budget information, programmatic data, and spending data (Spending Balance Reports).

Finance Department Information

Additional financial data for the Kalamazoo County Senior Millage can be found in the following:

Contact Us

311 E. Alcott St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

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To make a referral to our Choices For Independence Program, please fill out the Service Request Form found here.

269-373-5173 (program line)
269-373-5227 (Fax)
269-373-5200 (HCS main line)

Hours

Monday-Friday: By Appointment Only
Call 269-373-5173 to schedule an appointment

       


Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services is committed to providing equitable, culturally competent care to all individuals served, regardless of race, age, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. 

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