Building on a foundation of 114 years of service, United Methodist Retirement Communities (UMRC) is a faith-based, nonprofit organization that promotes the wellness, dignity and independence of older adults, by providing high quality, innovative and compassionate senior residential and supportive services. Celebrating 50 years, the mission of Porter Hills is to be trusted experts serving seniors with grace.
Its vision is to be nationally recognized as an unparalleled leader and partner in senior services. In March 2019, UMRC & Porter Hills affiliated, under shared governance and leadership. Together, UMRC & Porter Hills represent the second largest nonprofit senior living organization in Michigan. With a tradition of exceptional quality and a commitment to cutting-edge care, these faith-based organizations and their affiliates combine to serve more than 6,700 older adults each year, from 24 locations and service lines, across 22 counties in Michigan’s lower peninsula.
Mercy Health is a non-profit health care system serving Grand Rapids, Muskegon, the Lakeshore and the surrounding communities. Mercy Health provides compassionate care, award-winning expertise, and the latest technology, all in an inclusive, Catholic, faith-based setting that honors the sacredness and dignity of every person.
Mercy Health is part of Trinity Health, the nation’s second-largest Catholic Health System. Mercy Health Physician Partners is a multi-specialty physician network, employing more than 500 physicians and advanced practice professionals in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland and the Lakeshore.
Senior Resources is the Area Agency on Aging for Muskegon, Oceana, and Ottawa counties. Our mission: To promote the independence and dignity of older persons and their families in Muskegon, Oceana and Ottawa counties— a mission compelling us to focus on older persons in greatest need and to advocate for all.
Senior Resources programs include MI Choice Waiver, Care Connections, Medical Loan Closet, Options Counseling, Senior Perspectives newspapers, Medicaid/Medicare Assistance Program (MMAP), and Enhanced Care Services. Senior Resources also administers Muskegon County Senior Millage grants.