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Pilgrim Manor has long been a valuable source of information for residents and family members.

AARP Foundation
AARP is a nonprofit organization that advocates for people age 50 and over. Its website includes a wide variety of resources.

Administration on Aging
An agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the AoA develops home and community services that help older adults maintain their health and independence. The website offers resources for seniors including news, benefits, and government programs.

Alzheimer’s Association
By working on global, national, and local levels, it provides support to those affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Visit the website to learn about signs and symptoms, stages, diagnosis, research progress, treatment, and care.

Alzheimer's Association — Greater Michigan Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Michigan Chapter, was founded in 1981. We are a private, nonprofit, voluntary health organization and one of over 80 chapters across the United States. The Greater Michigan Chapter covers 60 counties.  Offices are in Southfield (headquarters), Alpena, Flint, Grand Rapids, Marquette, Midland, and Traverse City. Services are available to more than 140,000 individuals and their families who have Alzheimer's disease or other related dementias. 

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
The organization unites more than 1,600 organizations that are dedicated to meeting the educational, social, emotional and practical needs of individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, as well as the needs of their caregivers and families.

American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.

American Geriatrics Society
Made up of over 6,000 health professionals, the American Geriatrics Society prides itself on “improving the health, independence and quality of life for all older people.” The website is updated with recent developments in geriatrics.

American Health Care Association
As the nation's largest association of long-term and post-acute care providers, the organization advocates for quality care and services for older adults.

American Society on Aging
Bound by the common goal of enhancing the quality of life for older adults and their families, the American Society on Aging website features professional education and training opportunities and the latest research information on aging.

American Heart Association
The organization's mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

Assisted Living Research Institute

Control My Future Today
This is a subscription-based information website designed to educate older adults and their loved ones so they are empowered to make the necessary decisions that affect their quality of life, health, and well-being.

Council for Health and Human Service Ministries
CHHSM is a community of leaders and organizations committed to advancing the healing and service ministry of Jesus Christ. With 73 corporate members, all affiliated with the United Church of Christ, CHHSM includes 363 communities and programs for children, youth, families, older adults, and people with disabilities. 

FDA Drug Recalls
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) keeps a current listing of drug recalls and notices older than 60 days on its website. If you have a medicine that has been recalled, talk to your health care professional about the best course of action. NOTE: The recalls on the list are generally Class I., which means there is a reasonable probability that the use of or exposure to a violative product will cause serious adverse health consequences or death.

This national association of 6,000 nonprofit organizations is dedicated to making America a better place to grow old.

LeadingAge Michigan
Since 1968, LeadingAge Michigan has been proudly representing mission-based providers who serve frail seniors and adults with disability through the full array of post-acute and long- term services and supports. 

The official U.S. government site for Medicare.

Mesothelioma Center
The Mesothelioma Center works with older adults who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer to help them find local doctors, treatment centers and support groups.

Michigan Department of Health & Human Services, Aging & Adult Services Agency
The Aging & Adult Services Agency (AASA) is Michigan's designated state unit on aging, formed under the Older Michiganians Act of 1981.

National Council on Aging
The NCOA is the link among nonprofit organizations, business, and government entities. Its website features a variety of information for older adults, aging professionals, and caregivers.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
This national organization is a collective of passionate individuals who have joined in the fight against Multiple Sclerosis.

National Parkinson's Disease Foundation
This foundation is focused on meeting the needs in the care and treatment of people with Parkinson's disease.

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
The organization helps and honors the men and women who have served in the military.

The U.S. Social Security Administration
The organization delivers social security services that meet the changing needs of the public.


Community News

Becky Stacy Joins UCH to Lead Pilgrim Manor

Becky Stacy, Pilgrim Manor Administrator

Becky Stacy recently joined the staff of United Church Homes as the new administrator of Pilgrim Manor in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Read more ...

The LUV Award

Living UCH Values (LUV) Award

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Learn more about the Living UCH Values (LUV) Award

To nominate a staff member for the LUV Award please contact the Human Resources Office.

Community, Wholeness and Peace

In honor of our Vision, Mission & Core Values, United Church Homes has added three videos to our YouTube channel. We're inspired. We think you will be, too.

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Pilgrim Manor is a 2017 SAGECare Silver member

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