Payee, Conservator and Guardianship Services

Sometimes people may need a little help managing finances or, in the other cases, may not be able to continue making decisions on their own. As a result, there are organizations in the community that may be able to assist clients.  There are different levels of assistance and costs involved so you should discuss this with the agency before you make your decision.

 

Payee Resource, Inc.
P.O. Box 100
Mason, MI 48854
(517) 244-1191
payeeresource@gmail.com

Mid-Michigan Guardianship Services, INC. (MMGS)
615 N. Capitol Ave., Suite 2
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 372-9853
www.mmginc.com

Tri-County Guardianship
3217 W. Saginaw
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 267-7580
www.tri-countyguardianship.com

Independence Services
Nancy Hawes
P.O. Box 688
DeWitt, MI 48820
(517)881-5643

Elder Law Attorneys

 Legal Services of South Central Michigan
3490 Belle Chase Way # 50
Lansing, MI 48911
Intake Number: (888) 783-8190
www.lsscm.org

Sixty Plus Inc., Elder Law Clinic
300 S. Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933

Elder Law of MI
3815 W. St. Joseph, Suite C-200
Lansing, MI 48917
866-400-9164

Bradley Vauter and Associates
912 Charlevoix Dr. Suite 120
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517)853-8015
www.bradvauterlaw.com

Buhl, Little, Lynwood, & Harris, PLC
271 Woodland Pass, Suite 115
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 853-6900
www.bllhlaw.com

Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices PLLC
1019 Trowbridge Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 332-3800
www.mielderlaw.com

Daudi & Kroll, P.C.
4121 Okemos Road, Suite 10
Okemos, MI 48864
(517) 381-2663

Doyle Law PC
4101 W. St. Joe Hwy, Suite 1
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 323-7366
www.doylelawpc.com

Klug Law Firm
2222 W. Grand River
Okemos, MI 48864
(517) 349-5584
www.klugtaxlawfirm.com

LaFave Smith Center for Family and Elder Law
1918 E. Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 485-3595
www.lafavesmithlaw.com

Law Office of Jo Anne Hinds
P.O. Box 585
Portland, MI 48875
(517) 285- 5353
www.lawofficeofjoannehinds.com

 

 

Long Term Ombudsman Program

The Michigan Long Term Care Ombudsman Program advocates for residents of nursing homes, homes for the aged and adult foster care homes. A resident of one of these settings or a family can call to speak with a local ombudsman whenever you:

  • Have are concerns about care in a facility
  • Have questions about your rights in a long-term care facility
  • Want information on alternatives to nursing home care
  • Try to compare long term care services

The toll -free number to speak to your local ombudsman is 1-866-485-9393.