Oct
24
Tue
ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin, Iowa County Board Meeting @ Health & Human Services Center
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare Presentation @ Health and Human Services Center
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Do you know your health insurance needs and options? Questions about your parents Medicare plan? Are you turning 65 soon? Retiring? Then join Stacey Terrill, Benefit Specialist with the ADRC, Iowa County, at this informal meeting. Time is allowed for questions and answers.

Call 608-930-9835 to register.

10.24.17 medicare flyer

Oct
25
Wed
Living Well with Chronic Conditions @ Health and Human Services Center
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Put Life Back in Your Life! Are you an adult with an ongoing health condition? You’ll get the support your need, find practical ways to deal with pain, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, and learn ways to talk to your healthcare provider.

Register with the ADRC by calling (608) 930-9835.

Living Well Workshop 2017

Oct
26
Thu
Informational Meeting/Regional Governing Board Meeting @ Iowa County Human Services Building
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We want to hear from YOU!

 Adults 60 years or older, Adults with Disabilities, or Family & Friends,

Do you have concerns about any of the following?

We would like you to join us for an informational meeting

with our Governing Board to help us better advocate for and serve our communities!

We will be holding four meetings and encourage you

to attend the one that best fits your needs!

There will be a monthly open board meeting following each informational meeting.

 If you have any questions or concerns please contact

our Regional Office at 608-328-9610 or dhay-skattum@gchsd.org.

Serving Grant, Green, Iowa and Lafayette Counties.

Oct
31
Tue
Money Safety for Seniors @ Health and Human Services Center
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Money Safety for Seniors outlines how to detect, protect against and report the financial exploitation of seniors.

Money Safety for Seniors

Nov
1
Wed
Living Well with Chronic Conditions @ Health and Human Services Center
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Put Life Back in Your Life! Are you an adult with an ongoing health condition? You’ll get the support your need, find practical ways to deal with pain, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, and learn ways to talk to your healthcare provider.

Register with the ADRC by calling (608) 930-9835.

Living Well Workshop 2017

Nov
2
Thu
Boost Your Brain Health @ Mineral Point Public Library
Nov 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Free workshop: learn tips to reduce your risk of Alzheimer’s and dementia. 1:30-2:30 pm and 6:30-7:30 pm.

Boost Your Brain Health

Nov
7
Tue
Dementia Friendly Meeting @ Dodgeville Public Library
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Dementia Friendly Iowa County Meetings are a community driven effort to develop and sustain an increased awareness and understanding of dementia with decreased isolation and stigma so individuals with dementia are valued, included, and live well.

Meetings are confidential, warm and welcoming. They start at 10:30 am and last only an hour or so. All are welcome! Bring a friend! Dodgeville Public Library, 139 South Iowa Street, Dodgeville.

Nov
8
Wed
Living Well with Chronic Conditions @ Health and Human Services Center
Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Put Life Back in Your Life! Are you an adult with an ongoing health condition? You’ll get the support your need, find practical ways to deal with pain, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, and learn ways to talk to your healthcare provider.

Register with the ADRC by calling (608) 930-9835.

Living Well Workshop 2017

Dementia Caregiver Support Group @ Barneveld Public Library
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dementia Support Group

Build a support system with people who understand. Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

  • Develop a support system.
  • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.
  • Talk through issues and ways of coping.
  • Share feelings, needs and concerns.
  • Learn about community resources.

Contact Bonnie Nutt at the Alzheimer’s Association at 608-852-0616 or bnutt@alz.org or ADRC Dementia Care Specialist Whitney Thompson at 608-328-9372.

Nov
9
Thu
Survivors of Suicide Support Group @ Health & Human Services Center
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Survivors of Suicide Support Group

This group is open to any and all adults that have lost someone to suicide. Sue Judd, Facilitator.

2nd Thursday of each month

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Health & Human Services Center

303 W. Chapel Street, Dodgeville

Nov
21
Tue
Mug Club for Caregivers (Support Group) @ Dodgeville Public Library
Nov 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Mug Club for Caregivers support group provides a forum for those who are caring for a loved one to seek out information and gain support from others who are in a similar situation.

We are dedicated to support older adults and their families in our community through a variety of programs and services.

Various topics are discussed as well as Care & Share. Care & Share is a unique opportunity for group participants to connect with other caregivers as we share our challenges and our joys of caring for a loved one. Take advantage of this time to gain support as we learn useful tips for self-care from each other.

Meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month from 10:30 AM-Noon. Dodgeville Public Library, 139 S. Iowa Street, Dodgeville. Call (608) 930-9835 for more information.

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