Assistance: Wading through the
maze of services available for older adults and people with disabilities can be
very daunting. This program provides accurate information and assistance
on all issues concerning older adults. Contact our Aging Disability Resource
Center Specialists at 800-699-6704.
Benefit Specialist: Benefit Specialists can assist with federal, state and
county benefit programs like Medicare, Social Security, medical billing
problems, etc. Home visits are available for homebound older adults.
Senior Nutrition Program:
Individual age 60 and over, enjoy a nutritious meal in a social setting at
5 locations (Alvin, Armstrong Creek, Crandon, Laona, Wabeno ). Home
delivered meals available for those unable to attend their local meal
site if deemed eligible.
Caregiver Support: Financial
assistance for families and caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's Disease and
other irreversible dementia's.
are our corner stone. A variety of opportunities are available for all
Department on Aging services as the spokesperson for the interest and concerns
of Forest County residents, age 60 and over, as well as to initiate, coordinate
and administer programs which help older adults remain active, contributing
members of the community.