Commission on Aging

Brad Hinken
Commission on Aging Director
  • 93 S Gibbs, PO Box 885
    White Cloud, MI 49349
    M-F 8am-5pm
  • (231) 689-2100 | (800) 689-2100
    Fax: (231)689-0871

Our Mission: Newaygo County Commission on Aging exists to make available caring services that enhance the quality of life and support the independence of adults who are 60 and over.

If you have any general questions or inquiries you would like to ask the COA please send an email to:


When you dial the Commission on Aging telephone number (231-689-2100) there will be an automated message. You will have two options, Transportation or the Receptionist. In order to expedite your call we have listed a few extensions. If you’d prefer to reach someone other than the secretary or transportation coordinator, you may dial one of the extensions below to be connected more directly.

Secretary, Jan & Holly – 2

Transportation, Justin – 1

Case Managers, Mary  – 5

Case Managers, Megan – 4

Adult Day Program & Case Management Coordinator, Wendy – 3

Programs & Community Relations, Aeriel – 7

Recreation & Volunteer Manager, Tara – 9

Kitchen/Meals, Carla – 8

Advisory Board

The Commission on Aging Advisory Board meets on the third Monday of every month March through December at 10:00 am at the Commission on Aging building.

The current Advisory Board members are:

  • Helen Taube
  • Becky Beets
  • Steve Witter
  • Ken DeLaat
  • Shirley Utrup

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