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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.

Sep
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Mon
Monday’s ~ Blends & Friends Cafe @ Churchill Woods Apartments
Sep 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

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Hand In Hand Day Center @ Monroe United Methodist Church
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Hand In Hand

Adult Day Center

 

Our mission is to provide older adults the opportunity to build and maintain social, cognitive, and physical skills.

 

Tuesday & Friday * 9:30 am – 2:30 pm *

 

Program Location:

2227 4th Street

Monroe, WI 53566

(United Methodist Church)

 

 

What services do we offer?

  • An inclusive, warm, ‘family’ atmosphere
  • Fun physical exercises to keep joints/muscles flexible
  • Stimulating mental activities
  • Crafts
  • Group games
  • Delicious full noon meal
  • Medication reminders
  • Nutritious snacks
  • Transportation available
  • Musical entertainment
  • Community outings
  • Local speakers

 

Positive Outcomes for participants:

  • Foster a sense of belonging, purpose
  • Rekindle old hobbies and learn new ones
  • Reduce depression
  • Improve mental agility
  • Stronger, more flexible joints & muscles

 

Who can attend?

  • Older adults facing health and social changes who want to participate in fun, stimulating, and meaningful  activities

 

What about cost?

  • Scholarships available
  • Other funding options possible
  • Complimentary first visit

 

For more information contact the Aging Programs Coordinator at 608-328-9499.

 

 

 

ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin, Iowa County Board Meeting @ Health & Human Services Center
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Healthy Living with Diabetes @ Health and Human Service Center
Sep 25 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

This researched and proven workshop is designed to help adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes learn skills and increase their confidence in managing their diabetes. The workshop meets for 2.5 hours once a week for six weeks.

Six Tuesdays – August 28-October 2, 1:30 – 4:00 PM, HHS Center, Conference Room 2001. Call the ADRC at 930-9835 to register. FREE!

Sep
26
Wed
New Glarus-Monticello to Monroe Shuttle
Sep 26 @ 4:30 am – 8:00 am

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.

Wednesday’s ~ Blends & Friends Cafe @ Twining Valley Apartments
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

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Sep
27
Thu
Albany-Brodhead-Juda to Monroe Shuttle
Sep 27 @ 3:30 am – 7:00 am

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.

ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin Regional Governing Board @ Town Bank -Community Room
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

This is an open meeting and the public is encouraged to attend. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Regional Administrative Assistant, Danica Hay-Skattum, at 608-328-9610.

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