seniors, families & caregivers
Click on the links below for valuable information for seniors, caregivers and families.
Aging and Disability Resource Centers in Wisconsin
A Wisconsin resource where older adults (60+) and people with disabilities (18+) can get help accessing long-term services and supports to remain independent in the community. The ADRC helps people make informed choices about their care and provides accurate, unbiased information on all aspects of life related to aging or living with a disability.
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. This site contains many links for additional resources regarding Alzheimer’s and dementia.
The VA is responsible for administering benefit programs for veterans, their families, and their survivors. These benefits include pension, education, disability compensation, home loans, life insurance, vocational rehabilitation, survivor support, medical care, and burial benefits.
The mission of Family Caregiver Alliance is to improve the quality of the life for family caregivers and the people who receive their care.
Learn about the different options for paying for senior care including care in a nursing home, assisted living, hospice and more. This site also includes information on or links for Medicare and Medicaid.
Six out of every 10 falls happen at home, where we spend much of our time and tend to move around without thinking about our safety. There are many changes you can make to your home that will help you avoid falls and ensure your safety.
Understanding the types of senior living options
At some point, support from family, friends, and local programs may not be enough. People who require help full-time might move to a residential facility that provides many or all of the long-term care services they need.
A non-profit organization that advocates services, resources, and initiatives to improve the lives of older Americans.
A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families.
is a meal program across America that delivers nourishing and healthy meals to seniors in their home.
Download and fill in the form after discussing average monthly assisted living fees with the assisted living community you're considering.