More Information & Referral

Benefits Planning

DNEM’s Certified Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) Coordinator is available to support beneficiaries and their caregivers. This includes the ability to understand and assess impact of earning against Supplemental Security Income and explain other benefits such as retirement options and survivor’s benefits.  Discussions also include insight to new benefits such as health insurance choices: HMO, PPO, retirement investing difference between 401K, 457, and supplemental offerings.

Covid-19 Support

DNEM remains committed to supporting consumers as we all work together to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.  Our Information & Referral Specialists are available to provide access to testing sites and vaccine clinics near you.  Contact us to learn more about ongoing safety and support initiatives.

Loan Closet

The Loan Closet program is a free consumer based program for anyone in need of durable medical equipment, such as, a manual wheelchair, bedside commode, shower chair, transfer bench, walker, cane, or crutches.  Products are available for up to 6-months.  DNEM also gladly accepts donations of any durable medical equipment that is in good working condition.

Mobile Outreach

Our outreach team travels to your community to provide free information and service referrals on a variety of topics including:

  • Advocacy
  • Housing
  • Benefit Planning
  • Veterans Services
  • High School Transitions
  • Nursing Home Transitions
  • Transportation
  • Assistive Technology

 

Disability Network
Eastern Michigan