October is Health Literacy Month!

October is Health Literacy Month!

If you have ever been to the doctor and struggled to understand and use the information being shared with you, you are not alone. Two decades of research show that nearly 9 in 10 American adults struggle to understand critical health information available in health...
Advocacy in Action – ADRC Month

Advocacy in Action – ADRC Month

May is Aging and Disability Resource Center month! Have you ever wondered how ADRCs came to exist and serve vulnerable older adults and people with disabilities throughout Wisconsin?  Our creation dates back to the 1960’s when, for the first time, congress took a...

Family Caregiver Advocacy

Governor Evers’ current budget proposal includes a number of critical items that would assist family caregivers throughout Wisconsin. As the state legislature begins drafting their own budget proposal, please consider reaching out to your elected officials to...

Transition Advocacy

DID YOU KNOW? One of the services provided by ADRCs is to support young adults with disabilities while they are still in school and as they make the transition to adulthood by helping them connect to programs and services in the community.  Students are supported in...