The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Ann Arbor (RMHCAA) is a non-profit organization that aims to alleviate the emotional and financial stresses for families of seriously ill/hospitalized children by providing a home away from home. The RMHCAA operates two Houses that can accomodate up to 43 families near/in C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, with many ammenities including bedrooms with private bathrooms, several shared living areas, playrooms/playgrounds for children, stocked kitchens, dinners provided by community volunteers, toiletries and laundry services, and transportation including shuttles and bikes. Families must be referred by a child's hospital social worker to be considered for accomodation.
With the critical support of many volunteers and contributions from the community, Respond Now provides a host of essential services to over 12,000 people in need in south suburban Cook County.
The Region VII Area Agency on Aging (R7AAA) is one of 600 such organizations in America that advocates, plans, develops, and supports an array of services for older adults. The R7AAA offers several programs for seniors, including in-home care services that help seniors remain independent in their homes and communities, care management, financial and legal aid, and Medicare/Medicaid assistance.
Rachel Sovereign Memorial Home offers low-cost personalized assisted living care for elderly women in a two-story colonial-style home. The Home is a safe, homelike facility with 24-hour care where residents can enjoy home-cooked meals three times a day, have daily tea time, stay engaged with planned activities, have an on-site beautician, and have housekeeping and laundry services included in their daily service fee.
Project Starburst is a small human service agency that provides emergency food, household items, infant needs, and other services to low-income families in Mecosta and Osceola counties. Project Starburst's two main programs are its Monthly Grocery Program, which provides groceries to residents of Mecosta and Osceola counties based on family size and dietary restrictions, and its individual case management program, which can help clients acquire their birth certificates, get dial-a-ride tickets, and get referrals to other local agencies.
Progressive Residential Services Inc. offers many services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to provide them with experienced and professional care to meet their needs with dignity and respect while assisting them in experiencing the high quality of life that all individuals deserve. Progressive Residential Services offers specialized residential homes with nursing staff, supported living services, skills training, and more.