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Lansing Community College's Encore! Plus 50 program has many helpful resources to assist with your new life decisions. Whether for a new career, skills upgrades for a current career, fun and enjoyable enrichment opportunities, or more, there are many programs, workshops, courses, and events available.

Lansing Community College Resources

LCC's Encore! Plus 50 Program Office (located at)

Capital Area Michigan Works!
2110 S. Cedar St.
Lansing, MI 48910
PHONE: (517) 492-5580

LCC Financial Aid

School Code: 002278
Phone Number: (517) 483-1200
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, 2nd Floor - Star Zone

LCC Alumni Association

Description: The mission of the Lansing Community College Alumni Association is to serve, to inform, and to involve alumni and friends fostering lifelong relationships.
Phone Number: (517) 483-1985
Other Contact: LCC Foundation, Rogers-Carrier House

LCC Business Solutions

Description: Focuses on starting and growing small businesses, corporate training opportunities, finding talented workers, career advancement, and entrepreneurship.
Phone Number: (517) 483-1579
Other Contact: Community Education and Workforce Development, LCC Administration Bldg Room 201

Academic Advising Center

Phone Number: (517) 483-1904
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, Room 212

Career and Employment Services Department

Phone Number: (517) 483-1172
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, Room 218

LCC Directories

Description: Current directories including Faculty directory, Building & Facilities directory, parking locations, Campus Services directory, etc.
Phone Number: (800) 644-4522
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, Star Zone

Help Desk

Description: Enrollment Services
Phone Number: (517) 483-5221 or (800) 644-4522 option 4

LCC Maps

Description: Online maps for all four LCC locations.

Course Offerings

Description: LCC offerings and course descriptions.
Phone Number: (517) 483-1200
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, Star Zone

LCC Contact Center

Description: The Welcome Center provides you with LCC related information for students, faculty, and staff as well as general public in an accurate and efficient manner. We provide information such as parking information, driving directions, class location, and much more.
Phone Number: (800) 644-4522
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, 2nd Floor - Star Zone

Women's Resource Center

Phone Number: (517) 483-1199
Other Contact: Gannon Bldg, Star Zone

Service and Volunteer Organizations


Description: AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with a membership that helps people age 50 and over have independence, choice and control in ways that are beneficial and affordable to them and society as a whole, ways that help people 50 and over improve their lives. Since 1958, AARP has been leading a revolution in the way people view and live life.
Phone Number: (517) 267-8916
Other Contact:


Description: For many seniors, an annuity can be a crucial part of a financial portfolio for retirement. Maintaining your lifestyle while depending solely on Social Security benefits and other savings during retirement can pose a challenge. Annuities can help seniors build tax-deferred savings, manage increased medical expenses, and handle further retirement costs.
Annuities Are Attractive Investments for Retirement
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Phone Number: 855-993-0486
Other Contact:


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5 Steps to Master Small Business Social Media
Phone Number: 1 (877) 769-7769
Other Contact:

Lansing Village Initiative/NorthWest Initiatives

Description: The NorthWest Initiative is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization working to strengthen and sustain healthy communities in Lansing's 'grand neighborhoods' - the City area bounded by the Grand River on the north, east, and south. The Ingham County Health Department and the City of Lansing sponsors the Initiative. Program partners include residents, neighborhood organizations, local nonprofit organizations, human service agencies, and units of Michigan State University.
Phone Number: (517) 999-2894
Other Contact: NorthWest Initiative, 530 W. Ionia St. , Suite D, Lansing, MI 48933


Description: Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) is a FREE function of the Small Business Administration comprised of volunteer, retired business executives who share their management and technical expertise with small business owners. All the consultants are comfortable with the Business Plan. They utilize several software planning products with their clients.
The Mid-Michigan Branch is located in the offices of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce. It is housed in the "BIZ Resource Center", a facility established in cooperation with the Small Business Technology Development Center, Lansing Community College, the Chamber of Commerce, and SCORE. The center has offices for SCORE's Counselors, reference materials, and 4 networked computers with High Speed Internet Access. The use of these resources for our clients is at no charge.
Phone Number: (517) 487-6340
Other Contact: 500 East Michigan Ave. Ste 200

Tri-County Office on Aging

Description: Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) is the Area Agency on Aging for Region VI serving Clinton, Eaton and Ingham counties. It's mission is to "promote and preserve the independence and dignity of the aging population." Volunteer opportunities are available.
Phone Number: (517) 887-1440
Other Contact: 5303 S Cedar St # 1 Lansing, MI 48911

Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan (AAAAM)

Description: Coordinates the Michigan Senior Advocates Council. Provides advocacy on behalf of senior citizens concerning pending or proposed legislation. Publishes newsletter Aging Alert monthly, September-June, on state and federal legislation affecting the elderly.
Phone Number: (517) 886-1029
Other Contact: 6105 St Joseph, Suite 204, Lansing, MI 48917-3981

Michigan Office of Services to the Aging

Description: The Michigan Office of Services to the Aging (OSA), located within the Michigan Department of Community Health, is the state administrative agency for services to the elderly. OSA's mission is to "promote independence through advocacy, leadership and innovation in policies, programs and services." This state agency administers federal and state funding for local programs that offer a variety of services for older adults such as meals, legal aid, transportation, health promotion, household chores, personal care and adult day care. OSA also advises the state legislature and governor on issues and policies important to older Michiganians. It does not provide direct services to senior citizens. Those telephoning this agency for assistance on local services may expect to be referred to the appropriate Area Agency on Aging.
Phone Number: (517) 373-8230
Other Contact: P.O. Box 30676, Lansing, MI 48909-8176

Greater Lansing National Caucus on Black Aged (NCBA)

Description: The goal of the NCBA is to enhance the well-being of older adults, especially minorities. The Chapter is a multi-racial membership organization devoted to improving the daily existence and economic status of older persons. Activities include outreach efforts, guest speakers and fundraisers.
Phone Number: (517) 482-4567

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

Description: RSVP provides adults 55 and older an opportunity to use their skill, knowledge, interests and experiences. Volunteer assignments are designed to help fill the needs of the local community. Volunteers are matched to their interests and will be provided with training if they wish to learn new skills. If funding is available mileage reimbursement is provided.
Phone Number: (517) 887-6116
Other Contact: 333 Dahlia, Room W45, Gardner Middle School, Lansing, MI 48911

Older Women's League (OWLS)

Description: A national advocacy group for the concerns of older women. Michigan has 5 chapters.
Phone Number: (800) 825-3695
Other Contact: 5100 St. Clair Rd., St. Johns, MI 48879

Other Community Organizations

Board of Water & Light Retirees

Phone Number: (517) 646-6846

Capitol Area Retired Educational Employees Association (CAREEA)

Phone Number: (517) 676-6246

GM Lansing Salaried Retirees

Phone Number: (517) 676-2676

Golden "K" Kiwanis

Phone Number: (517) 882-6711

Ingham County Retired School Personnel

Phone Number: (517) 676-4934

Lansing Community College Retirees Club

Phone Number: (989) 647-2228


Phone Number: (517) 337-5462

Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (MARSP)

Phone Number: (517) 337-1757
Other Contact: P.O. Box 23214, Lansing, MI 48909-3214

MSU Retirees Association

Phone Number: (517) 353-7896
Other Contact: Nisbet Building, Room 23, East Lansing, MI 48824

National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE)

Phone Number: (517) 332-5780
Other Contact: 1952 Pinecrest, East Lansing, MI 48823

Telephone Pioneers of America

Phone Number: (517) 321-2411
Other Contact: 2411 Tecumseh River, Lansing, MI 48906

UAW Local 652 Retirees

Phone Number: (517) 372-7581
Other Contact: 426 Clare St., Lansing, MI 48917

Lifelong Learning
Phone: (517) 483-1415
Fax: (517) 483-9805

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