Department on Aging

Beth Eurich, LBSW - Director
Barb Kraycsir, RDN - Nutrition Services Manager
Debbie Keyes - Program/Event Manager
Jessica Somerlott, LBSW - Senior Services Manager

Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 202
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5941
Voice: (989) 895-4100
Fax: (989) 895-4094
Toll-free: 1-877-229-9960

Bay County Department on Aging is dedicated to providing continued opportunities for the 60 and better population within our community by maintaining independence, offering social opportunities, and enhancing their lives through quality services in a cost-effective manner.

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 Meadow Brook Hall Day Trip


We are excited to announce our next day trip to beautiful Meadow Brook Hall.   We will start our day off with lunch, then board our Mitchell Motor coach bus and head to the Estate.

At our destination you will be free to take a self-guided tour, at your own pace, through the rooms of the Great Estate trimmed out in opulent holiday décor.  Come and experience the magic and excitement of the holiday season! 

Registrations will not be taken until Thursday, October 31st at 9:30 am at the Main Office only.   


Tuesday, December 3, 2019 

11:15 am - Lunch (Canteen Activity Center - 800 Livingston Ave., Bay City)
5:00 pm - Approximate return time

Cost - $35.00

(click on "Day Trips" tab on right for more information)








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 Department on Aging is a proud member of "Meals On Wheels America"


 Handy Man Program:

The Department on Aging is happy to announce the return of the Handyman Program!  This is a "light" home repair program.  There will be a fee based on your income and you are responsible for the cost of all materials.  Any job requiring a permit or a licensed professional will be denied.  The Department on Aging's Handyman is not a licensed contractor.  For more information contact the Main Office and ask to speak with a Case Manger. 

Currently seeking a volunteer to help deliver Food Commodities once a month to the home bound Seniors in Bay County.

This program is income based and eligibility is establish through an application process with Mid Michigan Community Action Agency. 

Boxes are available for delivery the second Thursday of the month. 

Boxes are approximately 20 to 30 lbs. and routes vary in size and location.  Usually, routes consist of no more than 8 to 9 stops. 
Times of delivery are flexible from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.
A Volunteer Application along with background checks are necessary in order to complete the process. 
If you want to put a smile of gratitude on someone's face and make a difference in your life.  Consider this opportunity and give the Volunteer Coordinator a call at (989) 895-4100 or email  Be the solution and help us help those in need.