The City of Hazel Park offers a multitude of programs and events for our senior population, including transportation services and a meal program. **PLEASE CONTACT DEPARTMENT** THIS HAS CHANGED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
SENIOR TRANSPORTATION WILL SERVICES WILL CONTINUE DURING PANDEMIC.
Offered Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to Hazel Park residents ages 55 and over, and the physically handicapped. Cost is $1.50 per person for each one-way ride and $3 round-trip. Call (248) 547-5535 to schedule transportation services.
Lunch is served Monday through Thursday around 11:00 a.m. Come enjoy a nutritious meal with your friends. A $3.50 donation per meal is recommended. Transportation is available at no charge if you're unable to drive.
Chore Assistance Program
Senior citizens or others needing assistance with home maintenance may contact Community Services of Oakland for assistance (248) 542-5860 or Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (OLHSA) for assistance (248) 209-2622.
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Provides comprehensive resources on various senior living options, including: assisted living facilities, senior living communities, nursing homes, independent living communities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) and all other long term senior care options, including memory care such as Alzheimer's or Dementia.
Serving since 1967, SMART is Southeast Michigan’s only regional public transportation provider, offering convenient, reliable and safe transportation for Macomb, Oakland and Wayne Counties. SMART’s Fixed-Route and small bus services connect people to employment and educational institutions. SMART is supported by federal and state funding, local contributions through a transit property tax millage from opt-in communities and bus fares. With several stops in Hazel Park, SMART Buses are a great way to get around. Check out their website at https://www.smartbus.org/ or call the Hazel Park Recreation Department at (248) 547-5535 for more details.
Location: Hazel Park Recreation Center (620 West Woodward Heights)
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Telephone: (248) 547-5535
Director of Recreation: Sareen Papakhian