Senior Assistance

Senior Assistance Hotline: 586-446-2489

Hotline is available from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The City of Sterling Heights is working with community volunteers to assist in making sure our seniors have necessity items during this time, while helping them stay inside and reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus.

Sterling Heights senior residents who are in need of assistance may call our Senior Assistance Hotline at 586-446-2489 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to be put in touch with one of our volunteers for transportation to stores and medical appointments, grocery shopping and delivery, food/supply sharing, etc. Those who need to call after hours will reach a voicemail that they can leave a message to.

If you have any questions, please email

Macomb County’s Meals on Wheels program is still operating at this time. Seniors wishing to receive meals, or with any questions, can call 586-469-5228 or email

Is the SMART Transportation service still operating through the Senior Center?

The SMART Transportation service is operating for medical and grocery shopping appointments only. New appointments can be made by calling 586-446-2757.