Welcome to Cretsinger Country Place

4171 Capital Ave SW, Battle Creek MI 49015

(269) 979-4936



Licensed Medium Adult Foster Care Home

Operating since 1988

Special Certification through the State of Michigan

Barrier Free

Fire Alarm System

Audio alert on doors

Fenced yard

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. 


Jessica Lahn, Assistant home Manager


Cretsinger Care Homes, Ltd.

PO Box 279  Battle Creek, MI 49016-0279


Administrator Renee Kelly (269) 964-8292