Who We Are

We’re here to help older people and people with disabilities – along with their families and caregivers – find services and resources to keep them living well and independently.We help: Adults age 60 and older, Adults with physical or developmental disabilities, Adults with mental health or substance abuse problems.


Our Mission

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Southwest Wisconsin is dedicated to working with adults and families who are affected by aging, disability, mental health or substance abuse issues, by providing information and access to services to enhance their quality of life.

May
29
Fri
2015
Senior Trip Day to Baraboo (City Wide Garage Sales)
May 29 @ 9:30 am

We will leave from Health and Human Services Center at 9:30 AM to go to the city wide garage sales in Baraboo.

Jun
1
Mon
2015
Special Trip to Circus World Museum @ Circus World Museum
Jun 1 @ 8:15 am

See acrobats, jaw-dropping contortionists, circus animals and clowns as they bring the circus to life in all new Big Top Shows. Circus World’s magical entertainer, Tristan Crist, stars in a brand new production of The Tristan Crist Illusion Show. And there are engaging programs, guided tours of the world’s largest circus wagon collection, plus a carousel and animal rides, the original Ringling Bros. Circus buildings, demonstrations and fascinating new exhibits. Enjoy tasty sandwiches and soft drinks at the Cookhouse Grill, along with cotton candy, ice cream and other circus treats. Shop at their two exclusive gift shops.

Bus will leave from the Green County Human Services parking lot at 8:15am. Pick-up available in Monticello & New Glarus.

Cost is $30.00 for both transportation and admission!!  Monies for the entire trip can be paid on day of the trip.

Bring your own sack lunch to eat or eat at their Cookhouse Grill!

Reserve by, May 26, 2015!

Call Katie at 608-328-9499

Elder Benefit Specialist Community Visit @ Monroe Behring Senior Center
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Green County Elder Benefit Specialist Community Visit:

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Monroe Behring Senior Center

 

Elder Benefit specialists help older adults to understand and access benefits such as Senior Care Medicare, Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Social Security, FoodShare, low-income housing and health insurance.

Elder Benefit Specialists serve people age 60 or older.

What can an elder benefit specialist do for you?

  • Provide accurate, up-to-date information about a wide variety of programs that cover healthcare, food and other household expenses
  • Help you to identify and apply for programs that will best meet your needs
  • Assist with an appeal when eligibility or coverage is denied
  • Advocate on your behalf with other parties
  • Refer you to an appropriate attorney when necessary

Where can I find a benefit specialist?

In Green County, contact Linda Gallagher in the Aging & Disability Resource Center at 328-9366.

Walk With Ease Class @ Barneveld Lutheran Church
Jun 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for this wonderful event! It is a great way to come a healthier you. The class will meet 2x/weed for six weeks. You must be able to stand for 10 minutes to join this class. Please wear comfy tennis shoes and good walking clothes.

We will meet at the Barneveld Lutheran Church, rain or shine. Classes will be held indoors during inclement weather.

Contact us today to register!!

Jun
2
Tue
2015
Healthy Living with Diabetes
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

This workshop is designed to help adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes learn self-management skills and increase their confidence in managing their diabetes. The workshop meets once a week for six weeks- 2-1/2 hours each session. Healthy Living with Diabetes complements existing treatments a participant receives.

 

Jun
3
Wed
2015
Belleville-New Glarus-Monticello to Monroe Shuttle
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Reservations are required and can be made by calling the ADRC at (608) 328-9499. Priority is given to older people and people with disabilities.  If space is available, we provide transportation to anyone of any age who requests a ride.  Reservations can be made at any time, but must be made at least one day prior to the trip.

These are open to any Green County resident with priority given to those age 55+ or disabled.  Please call the ADRC at 608-328-9499.

New Glarus-Monticello to Monroe Shuttle
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Reservations are required and can be made by calling the ADRC at (608) 328-9499. Priority is given to older people and people with disabilities.  If space is available, we provide transportation to anyone of any age who requests a ride.  Reservations can be made at any time, but must be made at least one day prior to the trip.

These are open to any Green County resident with priority given to those age 55+ or disabled.  Please call the ADRC at 608-328-9499.

New Glarus-Monticello to Monroe Shuttle
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Reservations are required and can be made by calling the ADRC at (608) 328-9499. Priority is given to older people and people with disabilities.  If space is available, we provide transportation to anyone of any age who requests a ride.  Reservations can be made at any time, but must be made at least one day prior to the trip.

These are open to any Green County resident with priority given to those age 55+ or disabled.  Please call the ADRC at 608-328-9499.

Elder Benefit Specialist Community Visit @ Riverview Apartments & Albany Village Hall
Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm

Green County Elder Benefit Specialist Community Visit:

 

12:30 – 1 PM Albany Riverview Apartments

1:15 – 2 PM Albany Village Hall

 

Elder Benefit specialists help older adults to understand and access benefits such as Senior Care Medicare, Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Social Security, FoodShare, low-income housing and health insurance.

Elder Benefit Specialists serve people age 60 or older.

What can an elder benefit specialist do for you?

  • Provide accurate, up-to-date information about a wide variety of programs that cover healthcare, food and other household expenses
  • Help you to identify and apply for programs that will best meet your needs
  • Assist with an appeal when eligibility or coverage is denied
  • Advocate on your behalf with other parties
  • Refer you to an appropriate attorney when necessary

Where can I find a benefit specialist?

In Green County, contact Linda Gallagher in the Aging & Disability Resource Center at 328-9366.

Walk With Ease Class @ Barneveld Lutheran Church
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for this wonderful event! It is a great way to come a healthier you. The class will meet 2x/weed for six weeks. You must be able to stand for 10 minutes to join this class. Please wear comfy tennis shoes and good walking clothes.

We will meet at the Barneveld Lutheran Church, rain or shine. Classes will be held indoors during inclement weather.

Contact us today to register!!

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