Welcome to Cretsinger Country Place
4171 Capital Ave SW, Battle Creek MI 49015
Licensed Medium Adult Foster Care Home
Operating since 1988
Special Certification through the State of Michigan
Fire Alarm System
Audio alert on doors
Free cable TV
Rates are dependent on level of care
Contracts accepted through mental health agencies, area agency on aging, PACE programs or other funding sources
This home provides specialized care for twelve men and women with a high need for physical assistance and supervision due to developmental disability, cognitive impairment, physical disability, or age related disability. Care provided includes hands-on assistance with transferring, OT programs, bathing, diapering, feeding, dressing and other activities of daily living. Medical needs such as bed sores, catheters, colostomies and insulin are provided for. Minimum staffing ratio of 1:6. Assistive devices such as hoyer lift and shower chair available.
Danielle Matthews, Home Manager
Danielle has been part of the Cretsinger Team since 2012. Beginning as a direct care provider, she quickly moved into management after demonstrating outstanding caregiving and leadership skills. Danielle served as the First Shift Assistant Manager at Cretsinger East for two years before stepping up to the challenge of running Country Place. Danielle handles all of the daily responsiblities including scheduling and running medical appointments, overseeing general health and well being of the residents, creating staff schedules, hiring, training, and attending all appointments for Person Centered Plans. Danielle is a positive, outgoing person who leanrs quickly and works well as a team. We are proud to have her running Cretsinger Country Place.
Liz Conrad, Assistant Home Manager
Jane Dollaway, Assistant Home Manager