Care For The Independent
“Our Mission is to deliver exceptional, comprehensive healthcare for frail older adults.”
to continue enjoying life through the independence of your own home.
Our philosophy of care is holistic and all-inclusive—providing physical, mental/emotional and social services through our Day Health Center. As a PACE program*, CentraCare uses Medicare and Medicaid funding to serve members at our Day Health Centers free of charge. We also welcome adults who are not on Medicaid and Medicare for an affordable monthly cost.
In addition to relaxing and engaged activities and savory meals created fresh by our culinary team, CentraCare members benefit from an interdisciplinary team who integrate the care our members receive, according to a personalized weekly schedule.
CentraCare’s full-time physicians and therapy team are fully equipped and available to serve you. At CentraCare, our community exists for you.
While many CentraCare members come to the Day Center for social connection and recreational enjoyment, we have physical and occupational therapists as well as a team of medical specialists to design a holistic care plan around your needs.
Our goal is to release any anxiety in your day. If for any reason you require medical assistance, we will be here to promptly respond with compassion and expertise. Our care includes all Medicare- and Medicaid-covered services.
All CentraCare members must meet a basic set of criteria:
- 55 years of age or older
- Live in approved zip codes for Calhoun, Kalamazoo or Eastern Van Buren County (49009, 49010, 49026, 49055, 49065, 49067, 49071, 49078, 49079, and 49087).
- Cleared to live safely as a member of this community and meet nursing home Level of Care Determination set forth by the Michigan Medicaid Nursing Facility
CentraCare is covered monthly by Medicare and Medicaid. Most members pay nothing for our services. Please note, you are still liable to pay for any care you receive outside of our network.
If you do not receive Medicare and Medicaid, you are still eligible to participate in our community. You can contact us for more information on cost or set up a tour of our Day Health Center.
Kalamazoo County Residents
Zip codes: all
Eastern Van Buren Residents
Zip codes: 49009, 49010, 49026, 49055, 49065, 49067, 49071, 49078, 49079 and 49087
Calhoun County Residents
Zip codes: all
Here’s to bright mornings and bold coffee. To trading the latest scoop (or drama) about the grandkids. Here’s to the Tigers pitching a great game. And here’s to believing the Lions have a shot this year. Here’s to painting a masterpiece.
Here’s to having fun with it.
To pet projects and favorite hobbies. To a serious game of afternoon bridge. To relaxing with your weekly tai chi class. Here’s to new friends and dear friends. To personal care, staff check-ins and fewer hospital trips. Here’s to full days spent in community. And returning each evening to the quiet comfort of your own home. To surprising your physical therapist with your world-famous cookies. Here’s to no more worrying, and being empowered to make health choices that keep you feeling like yourself. Here’s to anticipating tomorrow.