Housing Bureau for Seniors

Address: 2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: (734) 998-9339

Website: med.umich.edu/seniors

The Housing Bureau for Seniors recognizes that stable housing is imperative to physical and mental well-being. HBS informs and empowers older adults and those who care about them with guidance and resources regarding sustainable housing.

Visit our Housing Bureau for Seniors Programs and Events page for a list and description of the programs we offer.

What We Do

  • Provide seniors, caregivers, and family members support and access to the resources they need to find and maintain permanent, sustainable housing.
  • Help to prevent homelessness among older adult renters through our Elderly Eviction Prevention program.
  • Provide one-on-one assistance to hundreds of individuals annually, and reach countless others through community events, educational programs and other outreach efforts.
  • Offer decision-making tools and resources to assess options around housing transitions with our Housing Counseling program.
  • Assist older adult homeowners to maintain homeownership and navigate barriers around mortgages and property taxes through our Foreclosure Prevention program.

Tax Preparation Services: AARP Tax Volunteers help seniors with filing their taxes, filing for homestead property tax credits, home heating tax credits and property tax deferments. Service runs from February-April annually. Must be age 55 or older and have income less than $50,000.