Aging & Disability Services

To support independent community living by respecting personal choices.

Information on publicly funded long term care services:

More Good Information

Check out some links to governmental and organizational sites that will give you more information on subjects of interest such as Alzheimer's, nursing homes, insurance, Medicaid, transportation, and many other aging and disability issues.
These links can be found on the left hand side of this page under the "Aging & Disability Services Links" heading.

Aging and Disability Resource Centers

Find out why your ADRC is so vital to our community with these ADRC video stories of real life interactions.

You can also view the video "Connecting Wisconsin Veterans to Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC)" for further information.

Living Well in Our Best Years Newsletter

The Living Well in Our Best Years Newsletter is a collaboration between the Bayfield County UW-Extension and Bayfield County Department of Human Services.  It contains tips and information to assist with age-related matter. August 2018 Living Well Newsletter 

The Guardian Newsletter

The Guardian is a quarterly newsletter published by the Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc. (GWAAR) and Wisconsin Guardianship Support Center (GSC).
It covers topics on issues related to guardianship, protective placement, advance directives, and more!  Follow this link to read the latest issue of The Guardian Newsletter

The Bifocal Journal

Bifocal is a journal of the American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging. This bi-monthly journal, provides timely, valuable legal resources pertaining to older persons, generated through the joint efforts of public and private bar groups and the aging network.  Follow this link to read the October 215 issue cover story of the Bifocal Journal on myths and facts about health care advance directives.