Thousands of nutritionally balanced meals are provided each year
to senior citizens in Cheboygan County through our senior citizen
centers located in Cheboygan and Wolverine. Each center provides an
opportunity for seniors to socialize and participate in various
programs, activities and services while enjoying a delicious meal.
Meals are offered five days per week for a suggested donation.
Home delivered meals
Each year, thousands of hot, nutritional, frozen, and liquid
meals are delivered to the homebound seniors unable to prepare their
own meals. As the meals are delivered each day, it allows us a way
of checking on the frail and elderly to make sure they are safe.
Homemaking services are provided to seniors unable to perform
household tasks such as light housekeeping, meal preparation, and
Respite services are provided to relieve a caregiver for two or
three hours during the day to give the caregiver a chance to provide
An aide will help a client with personal grooming such as hair
washing, bathing, dressing, simple meal preparation, changing bed
linens, and laundry.
A senior companion volunteer will visit, play cards or games, make
telephone calls, write letters, start a meal, and take a client
shopping or to the senior center for various activities.
What is MMAP? The Michigan Medicare/Medical Assistance Program is a
program for Medicare beneficiaries and their families when they need
help understanding Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, enrollment and
coverage, medical bills, Medicare supplemental and long term care
insurance. MMAP counselors provide information about benefits and
help people solve problems with health benefit programs and related
Bus transportation is available for seniors and disabled individuals
to and from the senior centers for a suggested donation. For other
transportation needs, please call the Sand Road Center for details
at (231) 627-7234.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits
discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin
in programs and activities receiving Federal financial
assistance. Specifically, Title VI provides that "no person in
the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or
national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied
the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any
program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance" (42
U.S.C. Section 2000d).
CCCOA is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from
participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services
on the basis of race, color, or national origin, as protected by
Title VI in Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Circular
4702.1.A. and as updated in FTA C 4702.1B. This plan has been
developed in accordance with this updated circular.
This plan was developed to guide the CCCOA in its administration
and management of Title VI-related activities.
Title VI Coordinator Contact information:
Transportation/Title VI Coordinator for CCCOA: Rachel Burr, 1531
Sand Road, Cheboygan, MI 49721, Tele: 231-627-7234, E-Mail:
The loan closet is available to seniors for medical equipment such
as walkers, wheelchairs, canes, etc. This helps to avoid having to
purchase these items when needed only for a short period of time.
An adult day care service located within the Cheboygan Center.
Income-based fee structure offers a friendly, safe setting which
provides a variety of health, social and support services. Pick-up
and drop-off services are available.
A monthly newsletter is provided through the Senior Living section
of the Cheboygan Daily Tribune. Consisting of a variety of
informative articles such as health issues and schedules, legal
information, nutritional issues, recipes, puzzles, schedule of
events at each senior center, and the planned monthly menus for each
Available at both senior centers for clients and caregivers. Come
use the computers and have a cup of coffee on us.