The Senior Alliance – Area Agency on Aging 1-C is a non-profit organization with a network of home and community-based services for older adults, caregivers, and eligible persons with disabilities who reside in western and southern Wayne County.

The Senior Alliance Service Network includes services provided by non-profit, public, and private for-profit companies. The Senior Alliance also works with organizations in Resource Development activities to support services.

Purchase of Service Vendors

Information for Current Providers

For information regarding contracting requirements, please refer to the following link:

Purchase of Service Application (Online)
Purchase of Service Application (PDF)

Direct Care Worker Needs Fund

The Direct Care Worker Needs Fund is available to assist a direct care worker, employed by a TSA contracted vendor, providing care to a TSA client. The Direct Care Needs Fund is designed for employees who are experiencing hardship that is preventing them from being able to meet the requirements of their position as a direct care worker. A limited amount of funds are designated for this program and all requests submitted are subject to funding availability. To request funds from the Direct Care Worker Needs Fund, complete and return the application and supporting documentation to The Senior Alliance following the instructions in the application:

Direct Care Worker Needs Fund Application (PDF)

Service Standards

All applicants must review and comply with services standards set by The Senior Alliance, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), and the Bureau of Aging, Community Living, and Supports (ACLS Bureau).

Minimum Operating Standards for MI Choice Services
TSA Operational Guidelines
Minimum Operating Standards for MI Health Link Services

Automatic Clearing House (ACH) Information

Vendor Payment Authorization Form

Service Authorization, Billing, and Monthly Reporting
Billing forms and monthly report forms are in this section.
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Vendor View Registration
Vendor View for MICIS: Vendor User Guide
Purchase of Service Vendor Sample Exhibits
Billing – Purchase of Service Monthly Report-Invoice
Billing – Direct Purchase of Service Monthly Invoice Summary Report
Sample Client Service Log
Sample Client Service Log for Facility
Transportation Log
Billing Deadline & Payment Schedule

Meetings and Presentations

No Excuse for Elder Abuse Toolkit
Annual Meeting PowerPoint FY 2023
Vendor Required Training Topics
Timesheet Training

ACLS Contractors

Current Contractor Report Forms

Unduplicated Client and Unit Count Quarterly Report Form

Unduplicated Client by Community

Quarterly Narrative Report Instructions

Quarterly Programmatic Narrative Report

Cash Request Form Instructions

Cash Request Form

Hourly Log for Contracted Services Instructions

Hourly Log for Contracted Services

Contract Budget Template

ACLS Standards/Unit Definitions and TSA Regional Unit Definitions

ACLS Operating Standards for Service Programs

Regional Service Definition – Caregiver Legal

Regional Service Definition – Caregiver Supplemental Transportation

List of Approved EBDP Programs

HIPAA Privacy Statement

The Senior Alliance Privacy Statement

TSA Code of Conduct

TSA Code of Conduct