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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


Our Mission

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Southwest Wisconsin is dedicated to providing older adults and people with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities with the resources needed to live with dignity and security, and achieve maximum independence and quality of life. The goal of the ADRC is to empower individuals to to make informed choices and to streamline access to the appropriate services and supports.

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Stepping On @ Belmont Community Center
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm

Stepping On is a Falls Prevention workshop that is 2 hours for 7 weeks. Stepping On helps participants identify why they fall and different ways to prevent falls, including strength and balance exercises. After the workshop, participants leave with more strength, better balance, and experience a feeling of confidence and independence as a result. Please contact the ADRC if you are interested in participating. Space is limited!

 

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BINGO at Albany Dining Center @ Albany Dining Center
Sep 26 @ 11:30 am

Join the Albany congregate meal participants and play some BINGO after lunch! There will be prizes for winners!

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ADRC Advisory Board Monthly Meeting @ Health & Human Services Center
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sep
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County Taxi in Dodgeville 553-0590
Sep 28 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

COUNTY TAXI available in Dodgeville every Wednesday and Friday. 7:30 am – 4:00 pm. Serving all ages. $2.00 each way, 0.50 extra stops.

Call (608) 553-0590 to schedule your Dodgeville trip.

Healthy Eating for Successful Living Workshop @ Belleville Senior Center
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – Nov 2 @ 11:30 am

Healthy Eating

Learn How to Eat Healthy and Exercise More!

Try a Healthy Eating for Successful Living Workshop

 


 

New in 2015, The Aging & Disability Resource Center is expanding its prevention programming to include a healthy eating workshop called Healthy Eating for Successful Living.

 

 

Healthy Eating for Successful Living is a proven program designed to help you assess your current eating habits and then set small, realistic goals to improve your nutrition. Other topics include keeping a food journal, understanding the USDA’s MyPlate concept and how it can work for you. As well as tips on ordering at a restaurant and how to shop for healthy food with a grocery store trip.

 

Healthy Eating for Successful Living meets weekly for six weeks for 2.5 hours.  New participants may only join week 1 and 2. To sign up or for more information, please call the Aging & Disability Resource Center at 608-328-9499.

 

To learn more about a Healthy Eating for Successful Living Workshop – Click Here

Please note Healthy Eating for Successful Living is a six-week workshop.

Stepping On Workshop @ Health & Human Services Center
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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County Taxi in Dodgeville 553-0590
Sep 30 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

COUNTY TAXI available in Dodgeville every Wednesday and Friday. 7:30 am – 4:00 pm. Serving all ages. $2.00 each way, 0.50 extra stops.

Call (608) 553-0590 to schedule your Dodgeville trip.

5th Annual Health and Wellness EXPO! @ Hidden Valley Community Church
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the ADRC and Upland Hills Health at the 5th Annual Health & Wellness EXPO! Free Admission, Door Prizes, Free Health Screenings.

Food demonstration by nutrition educator Donna Peterson at 10:00 AM.

BINGO sponsored by Bloomfield Healthcare & Rehab starts at 11:00 AM.

Join the SUN Dining Site at Noon for a nutritious meal. Reservations due by September 26.

Grand Prize Drawing for a one year FREE membership to the Upland Hills Health Fitness Center!

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