Aging & Disability Resource Center

We are available by phone and email.

ADRC is the first place to go with your aging and disability questions.  Tell us your story.
We are here to empower and enrich the lives of older adults, adults with disabilities and their caregivers.  Call today!

(920) 448-4300 | WI Relay 711

ADRC – Your Partner on Life’s Journey

Although our office isn’t open, we are still here for you! Homebound meals are still being delivered and Grounded Cafe is still open for delivery, pick-up, and now for limited outdoor dining.

We are offering more programs that you can access from the comfort of your home – over the phone or computer. Check out our virtual offerings by clicking here.

Our staff are available by phone and video chat to talk about resources.  

We’re in this together and our efforts have helped to slow the progression of this virus, but we need to stay diligent in order to flatten the curve. Keep watching our website and Facebook page for updates.

Stay safe, stay well, and stay in touch!

Looking for assistance and connection to services?

We want to help! Contact us today – we are open for business by phone (920) 448-4300 or email bc.adrc@browncountywi.gov.

Upcoming Events_Nov

National Family Caregiver Month: Fall Education Series

Multiple dates, 10/27 – 11/19

Join us for a month of presentations created specifically for YOU, the caregiver! Learn how to care for yourself, stay connected to others, and get some of your questions answered.

Medicare Minute

Tuesday, 11/10 – 10a
Topic: How to Choose a Part D Prescription Drug Plan. Join us in a discussion about Medicare Part D. All Medicare beneficiaries should check their Part D coverage each year during Medicare’s annual open enrollment period, Oct. 15 – Dec. 7.

Steering into the Skid

Thursday, 11/12 – 10a
In 12 short scenes, all taking place in Tim and Amanda’s SUV, the audience comes to know this loving couple as they navigate the early progression of dementia. See the subtle changes and adjustments the couple is forced to make on this journey together.

Plug In with ADRC

Thursday, 11/12 – 10a &
Friday, 11/20 – 1p
Gain knowledge and confidence in using your technology by attending this one-on-one, 45-minute appointment to walk you through the whole process step-by-step.

Dementia Friends Wisconsin

Monday, 11/16 – 9a &
Thursday, 11/19 – 2:30p
Become a Dementia Friend! This session includes education on the basics of dementia, activities that help people understand what it might be like to live with dementia, and tips on how to better communicate with someone with dementia.

Living in the Moment as a Caregiver

Wednesday, 11/18 – 1p
Special gues Walt Zerrenner, an active caregiver for his wife who is a person with Alzheimer’s disease, will speak about his caregiver experience and how he and his wife maek the most of each moment they spend together.

ABCD’s of Medicare

Thursday, 11/19 – 1p
Learn about the full scope of the Medicare program; including different parts of Medicare, enrollment information, and coverage options.

Magazine

Health Insurance

Dementia

Stay Healthy

Housing

Caregivers

Classes & Events

Check out our virtual events. 

ADRC offers a wide variety of classes and events. Check out our calendar!
In-person events are cancelled.

Grounded Cafe

Enjoy great food while supporting job training for persons with disabilities.

Everyone is welcome.  All ages.  All abilities.

Come Celebrate Abilities!

Disabilities

Employment Guide for Persons with Disabilities

Outlines employment options including information on job assistance for older adults, veterans, and adults with disabilities. Examples are Social Security Administration Work Incentive programs, how to find funding, assistive technology, and legal issues and advocacy.

Information and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities

List of organizations that assist persons with disabilities and their families, i.e.: finding services, assistive technology, and support groups in addition to providing education and advocacy on disability related issues and so much more.

Durable Medical Exquipment - Donate - Purchase Used List

ADRC and Options for Independent Living Loan Closets are closed to lending and accepting items.

List of sources for donating equipment you have or to purchase used equipment.  Examples are assistive devices for the bathroom, bedroom, walkers, canes, wheelchairs, etc.  If you need to explore more options call the ADRC at 920-448-4300 for assistance.

Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

List of organizations that serve persons with disabilities with programs to help them stay active and learn new skills.

Respite Options for People with Special Needs

Explains what respite is, why it’s important, available respite options and where to get assistance to sort through those options.

ASPIRO

aspiroinc.org. 920-498-2599, 1673 Dousman Str., Green Bay, WI Agency serving individuals with disabilities.  Services such as early intervention, employment, and day services, and more.

CP

www.wearecp.org. 920-337-1122, 2801 South Webster Avenue, Green Bay, WI  Provides aquatic exercise, therapy services, adult day services, childcare, advocacy, and information.

Curative Connections

curativeconnections.org. 920-468-1161, 2900 Curry Ln, Green Bay, WI  A wide variety of services for older adults and adults with disabilities.  Dementia, adult day services, training and employment, rehabilitation, transportation and more.

Options for Independent Living

Optionsil.org. 920-590-0500, 555 Country Club Road, Green Bay, WI Disability showcase model home and office.  Get hands on experience with assistive technology and adaptive equipment.  Provides advocacy, peer support, information, and referral.

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