Heritage Community of Kalamazoo is a non-profit senior living community based in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
It is the only local owned and operated retirement community in the Kalamazoo area. Heritage Community was founded in 1945 based out of the community’s need to provide secure and comfortable housing for local seniors. Today, Heritage Community serves over 400 seniors and employs over 440 individuals.
Heritage Community is a leading senior living provider with a staff that is recognized as delivering a consistently high quality of care in a caring, compassionate manner. Heritage is also recognized as the region’s premier and largest provider of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and memory care services. Services are provided in a progressive environment that is focused on a culture of person-centered principles and utilizes the acclaimed Best Friends™ model of care. Heritage Community has also been historically recognized for its award-winning skilled nursing and rehabilitation program (Harold & Grace Upjohn Care and Rehabilitation Center). UCRC is the 2014 recipient for the Governor’s Award for Excellence and in 2013 was honored as one of the best nursing homes in the country by US News & World Report.