Region 3B Area Agency on Aging, d/b/a CareWell Services Southwest, will hold an electronic Public Hearing through Zoom, to seek input from the public about the needs of and available services for seniors in Barry and Calhoun counties as a part of its Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Implementation Plan (AIP) with the Michigan Aging & Adult Services Agency. All interested parties are invited to provide input into the development of the AIP.

The Public Hearing will begin at 4:00 p.m., on Monday, June 22, 2020. It will take place electronically because of the closure of CareWell Services SW due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Governor Whitmer’s declaration of a state of emergency.* At least one staff member of CareWell Services, classified as an essential worker, will be physically present at CareWell Services’ office to facilitate the electronic meeting, while the members of the Advisory Council and Policy Board, executive staff, and the public will participate remotely by Zoom. The building will remain closed to the public. A copy of the AIP is available on our website or by calling and requesting a copy be mailed to you.

Members of the public may participate in the meeting by calling into the Zoom meeting at the following telephone number: 312-626-6799. The caller will be prompted to enter the meeting ID number: 979 0657 4343.

The caller will be placed into a virtual “waiting room” until it is their time to speak during public comment. 

Members of the public may watch the entirety of the Public Hearing live on Facebook Live. CareWell Services’ Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/carewellservicessw

Members of the public do not need to attend electronically to provide input. Written input will be accepted, by letter or via email sent to the agency’s main office, located at:

CareWell Services SW

ATTN:  PUBLIC HEARING 

200 W. Michigan, Suite 102

Battle Creek, MI 49017  

Email: info@carewellservices.org

Website: www.carewellservices.org

CareWell Services is one of 16 area agencies on aging designated by the Michigan Aging & Adult Services Agency. Our mission is to promote health, independence and choice for seniors, persons with disabilities and caregivers. For more information about programs and services call 269-441-0930 or 1-800-626-6719. Call us, we’re here to help! 

*The meeting is being held electronically by the authority of the Governor’s Executive Order (EO) 2020-48 and EO 2020-59.

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