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Eldercare—Bridging Communities

Eldercare Services

Eldercare—Bridging Communities provides bilingual, professional, assessments for those 60 and greater in the Southwest Detroit area as we leverage the gifts and talents of our dedicated volunteers and partners to fulfill identified unmet needs. Comprehensive services range from professional case coordination by staff to volunteer services such as friendly visits to reduce isolation, safe and supportive transportation to medical appointments, Friendly phone calls, holiday remembrances, supplemental food program delivery, minor home repairs, lawn and snow maintenance, Intergenerational opportunities, educational workshops, and neighborhood revitalization efforts.


Programs and Services Offered

  • Case Management
  • Resource Referrals
  • MiCafe
  • Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP)
  • Medical Transportation
  • Mi Bridges DHS Applications
  • Friendly Phone Calls
  • Small Home Repairs
  • Lawn Care
  • Snow Removal
  • Holiday Remembrances
  • Supplemental Food Support- Focus Hope


Neighborhood Stabilization:

Stabilizing Southwest Detroit Neighborhoods

Realizing that the quality of life for our elders can be directly and significantly impacted by their community, Bridging Communities decided to expand its scope-of-work and service provision to include neighborhood stabilization in the Southwest-Detroit neighborhoods. Working collaboratively with other non-profit organizations, Bridging Communities has aggressively and thoroughly secured housing, engaged in community planning, park development and greenway projects throughout Southwest-Detroit neighborhoods, including Springwells Village, Claytown, Core-Cities, Delray and the 48217 area.


Housing and Neighborhood Stabilization Programs and Services Offered

  • HUD Certified
  • Housing Counseling
  • Buyers Education
  • Foreclosure Prevention
  • Land Contracts
  • City of Detroit

Property tax Exemption
Land Bank
0% Interest Loan Intake Site
Lead Abatement Program

  • Step Forward
  • Wayne County Auction Navigation
  • Green Space Development
  • Springwell’s Village Quality of Life Plan


Other Services BCI Provides

Bridging Communities also offers services to support those who are supporting others with:

  • Intern Placement
  • AARP: Older Worker Trainee Site
  • Notary Services
  • HealthCare

MiBridges DHHS Applications
Affordable Care Act Marketplace Enrollment