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Housing Bureau for Seniors (HBS)


The Housing Bureau for Seniors serves older adults throughout Washtenaw County by helping them find affordable and appropriate housing. Information is provided to assist individuals and their families evaluate housing and care options.

The Housing Counseling program assists seniors with various housing and care options including ways to help them stay comfortably in their own homes.

The HomeShare program matches older homeowners with people seeking affordable housing.

The Elderly Eviction Prevention program helps seniors living in apartments avoid being evicted.

The Foreclosure Prevention program provides information, tax assistance and administers an emergency tax & mortgage loan program to help people remain in their home and avoid foreclosure. The Post Foreclosure Assistance program assists persons who have lost their homes to find safe and affordable housing.

Email inquiries can be sent to:
Housing Counseling: housingbureauseniors@umich.edu
HomeShare: kimthomp@umich.edu
Elderly Eviction Prevention: housingbureauseniors@umich.edu
Foreclosure Prevention: oadewole@umich.eduPost Foreclosure Prevention: housingbureauseniors@umich.edu

Contact Information

De Bora A. McIntosh

Housing Bureau for Seniors
2401 Plymouth Rd.
Suite C, Box 5788
Ann Arbor, MI 48105-2193

Phone: (734) 998-9338
E-mail: housingbureauseniors@umich.edu

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Sponsoring Service Unit(s)

University of Michigan Health System

Sponsoring Department(s)

University of Michigan Medical Center

Program Available to these Counties


Program Available to these Cities

Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti

Subject Area(s)

Community Assistance, Continuing & Community, Health & Health Care, Senior Citizens, Social Services