Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan Invites Public Participation in Plan

The Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan (AAAWM) extends an invitation to the community to offer comment on its Draft Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for fiscal years 2020-2022. The plan is an integral component to AAAWM’s mission to provide quality services to older adults in order for them to remain independent in their homes and communities, "The Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan values the feedback of those who reside in our nine county service region.  We encourage the public to attend this hearing and share ideas, comments and ask questions," says Lacey Charboneau, AAAWM Advocacy Coordinator and Planner.

Join us for a public hearing to review and comment on the proposed plan at one of the dates and locations below:

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 
11:00 a.m.
Newaygo County Commission on Aging

93 South Gibbs

White Cloud, MI 49349

Phone: 231-689-2100

Monday, June 3, 2019
 1:00 p.m.

AAAWM Office

3215 Eaglecrest Drive NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525-7005
Phone: 616-456-5664 or 888-456-5664

As part of AAAWM’s Draft Multi-Year Plan for fiscal years 2020-2022, the agency will address advocacy, helping older adults maintain their health and independence, promoting elder and vulnerable adult rights, and coordination of West Michigan’s network of partners.    

The Draft MYP is available for review by clicking on the button below.
Multi-Year Plan for 2020-2022 

Written comments will be accepted until June 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm.  Individuals can submit comments online via the agency’s Facebook page @AreaAgencyonAging, email or mailing comments to 3215 Eaglecrest Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI  49525.