Online Support Groups at ADRC

Online Mug Club for Family Caregivers

Create Connections, learn together, share conversations, offer care and support.

2nd Wednesday each month 
6-7 pm

Join by computer or phone
Call: 1-415-655-0003 
Access Code: 161 715 6921
Password: MugClub2020

Sponsored by the Brown County Caregiver Coalition, the Mug Club is a monthly gathering for families, friends, partners and other informal caregivers. 
Now meeting by phone or computer.

Online Women’s
Support Group

Support for Women Caring for
Loved Ones with Dementia

3rd Thursday each month
9 – 9:45 am

Join by computer or phone
Call: 1-415-655-0003 
Access Code: 161 357 9239
Password: 1234

Call Sheri Mealy at 920-448-4293 or email sheri.mealy@browncountywi.gov if you are interested in participating or have questions. 
Sheri can send a link for joining via computer.

Don’t miss out on connecting with fellow caregivers.  Join this group to share successes and challenges of caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or other type of dementia.

Online Men’s Support Group

Support for Men Caring for Loved Ones with Dementia

1st Tuesday each month
9 – 9:45 am

Join by computer or phone
Call: 1-415-655-0003 
Access Code:
161 728 1003
Password: 1234

Call Sheri Mealy at 920-448-4293 or email sheri.mealy@browncountywi.gov if you are interested in participating or have questions.  Sheri can send a link for joining via computer.

Join this group to share successes and challenges of caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or other type of dementia.

 

Online Grief Group

2nd Wednesday 
2 pm

Learn about natural and normal grief responses, and tips for coping with loss.
Call ADRC 920-448-4300 for details to participate online or over the phone.

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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