Turner African American Services Council (TAASC)

TAASC Members

Mission

The mission of TAASC is to serve as a liaison between the community and local health care providers by creating partnerships to increase and enhance access to wellness, health education, and health care for diverse and underserved older adults.

Vision

TAASC envisions a community in which underserved older adults of color can experience an improved quality of health care and achieve an optimal quality of life.

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Upcoming Events

Intergenerational Dialogue on the Great Migration

Saturday, October 1
1:00 – 3:00pm

PART I

Historical and Intergenerational presentation of the African American Great Migration Experience

  • Keynote speaker: Professor Angela D. Dillard, Chair of the Department of History, University of Michigan
  • Free and open to the public
  • (Virtual option is available)

Where:  Bethel A.M.E. Church / 900 John A Woods Dr. / Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Registration:  Online or call (734) 998-7409

PART II

Selected prints from artist Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series, depicting the post–World War I migration of African-Americans from the South to the North, surround
intergenerational dialogues and community oral histories.

October 9 – December 17, 2022
Saturdays and Sundays: 12:00 to 4:00pm

  • Where:  African American Cultural & Historical Museum of Washtenaw County / 1528 Pontiac Trl. Ann Arbor, MI 48105 
  • No registration required
  • For more information, visit: aachm.org

The History of Protest

Saturday, November 5, 2022
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Huron Valley PACE
2940 Ellsworth Rd., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

  • Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stephen Ward, Associate Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies, University of Michigan
  • Registration:  https://bit.ly/taaschp
  • Free & open to the public. All are welcome!

Questions:  734.998.7409 | info.taasc@umich.edu

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

Saturday, January 21, 2023
1:00 - 3:30pm

  • Bethel AME Church, 900 John A. Woods Dr., Ann Arbor
  • For more details, email info.taasc@umich.edu or call (734) 998-7409

More details to come!

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Resources

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Other Geriatric Community Programs

African American Cultural and Historical Museum of Washtenaw County

Contact Us

Jason Page
Community Outreach Associate Supervisor

(734) 998-7409
info.taasc@umich.edu