29100 Northwestern Highway, Ste. 400, Southfield 48034 (800) 852-7795 www.aaa1b.org Comprehensive organization that helps with advocacy, Medicare and Medicaid issues, care giving, respite, driving program, meals on wheels and more.
4646 John Rd., Detroit, MI 48201 (313) 576-1000 www.detroit.va.gov
Area Agency on Aging 1-B
Oakland County Health Department (248) 858-1280, www.oakgov.com This website offers a guide to older adults who need help with housing, health and medical or legal issues and can connect to all the local senior centers, medicare and social security offices.
Older Persons' Commission (OPC)
650 Letica Dr., Rochester 48307 (248) 656-1403 www.opcseniorcenter.org This community treasure offers classes, activities, sports facilities, travel opportunities, adult day services, hot weekday lunches, a mini library branch, cafe and gift shop.Open to all residents 50+ years of age in Oakland Township,Rochester and Rochester Hills. Log on to the OPC website for details. Transportation for 60+ or disabled (248) 652-4780 and Meals on Wheels (248) 608-0264.
Rochester Hills Public Library (248) 650-7150, www.rhpl.org The library provides numerous services for seniors including large print books, mail services and specialized materials for many other needs.
Social Security Administration 1280 Pontiac Rd., Pontiac 48340 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00AM – 4:00 PM, Wednesday 9:00AM - 12:00PM (866) 299-3777, www.ssa.gov
SAVE Task Force Adult Protection Services (855) 444-3911, www.oakgov.com
(800) 477-5050 www.consumersenergy.com
DTE Energy (800) 477-4747 GAS LEAKS (800) 947-5000, www.dteenergy.com
Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) (313) 267-6000 EMERGENCIES (844) 455-GLWA Information www.glwater.org
Rochester Department of Public Works (248) 651-5165 rochestermi.org
Oakland County Environmental Health Department Well & Septic Permits (248) 858-1280, www.oakgov.com
John D. Dingall VA Medical Center Oakland County Services Pontiac Office, (248) 858-0785 Troy, (248) 655-1250 www.oakgov.com/veterans Oakland University
Veterans Certification Office (in Office of the Registrar) (248) 370-4010 Support Services (248) 370-2010 www.oakland.edu/veterans Offers support services and priority registration for students.
U.S. Veterans Office - Detroit Regional Office (800) 827-1000 benefits.va.gov/detroit
Voters Registration (and Election Results)
You can register to vote and find out election results at their city or township offices, secretary of state offices and the Oakland County Clerks Office. For secretary of state offices see listing under Driver License, Auto Registration And License Plates And State Park Recreation Passports information above or access online at www.Michigan.gov/sos
Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township have the following zip codes: 48306, 48307, 48308, 48309, and 48363. The 48308 zip code is for post offices boxes only.
Vital Records, Property and Land
The Oakland County Clerks Office records birth, death and marriage certificates that occur in Oakland County. Copies are available through this office. The Clerk also supplies marriage licenses, notary public and passport applications and concealed weapons permits. If you have any questions log on to www.oakgov.com/clerkrod Vital Records: (248) 858-0571 Deeds and Mortgages Office: (248) 858-0606 The City of Rochester Hills can process applications for certified copies of birth and death certificates occurring within the city. Call the Clerks office at (248) 656-4630. www.rochesterhills.org