ADRC Benefit Specialists/Family Care/Other Services
The purpose of the Benefit Specialist program is to protect the interests of adults age 60 or older and adults with disabilities age 18 and older in a broad range of areas. Services provided include assistance with eligibility screening, completing applications, appeals/reviews/re-considerations and information/referrals to public and private benefit programs.
Aging & Disability Resource Center
Sara Truse-Disability Benefit Specialist (ages 18-59)
Jen Fechter-Elder Benefit Specialist (ages 60 and over)
1-877-306-3030 Toll Free
Family Care, Family Care Partnership and IRIS
Family Care, Family Care Partnership and IRIS are publicly funded long-term care programs that serve Washington County. The programs offer community based services to the elderly, and to physically and intellectually disabled adults who are in need of long term care such as would be provided in a nursing home setting and paid for by medical assistance (Title 19/MA or Medicaid). To be eligible for services, a person must meet financial and functional requirements. For more information or to schedule an assessment, contact the Aging & Disability Resource Center.
262-335-4497 or Toll Free 1-877-306-3030
Publicly Funded Long Term Care Providers
Care Wisconsin 1-866-293-0608
Community Care 262-346-0900
Community Link, Inc. 1-608-356-2424
My Choice Family Care 1-877-489-3814
Family Care Partnership:
Community Care 262-338-5933
Health and Wellness Screening
Nancy Gloede, R.N. provides health and wellness screening, which includes blood pressure screening and patient education. Patient education includes reviewing medications and their side effects, answering questions about medical conditions and explaining tests and treatments. It may also include clarifying what your doctor has told you about a medical condition. This service is free of charge and available to any resident of the county aged 60 and older.
Hartford Senior Center 2nd Tuesday of the month 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Call 262-673-4005 to schedule an appt.
Meadowcreek Apartments, Kewaskum 3rd Thursday of the month 9:00a.m.-11:30a.m.
Meadowbrook Manor (Residents Only), West Bend Mondays 8:30a.m. - 11:00a.m. and Thursdays 12:30p.m. - 3:00p.m. *On the last Thursday of the month, screenings are held from 8:30a.m.-11:00a.m.
Jackson Community Center, Jackson 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month and 1st Thursday of the month 10:00a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Senior Citizens Activities, Inc. West Bend, 2nd Thursday of the month 8:30a.m.-11:30a.m.
Scenic View Apartments,Slinger 4th Tuesday of the month 10a.m.-12:00p.m.
Toe Nail Trimmers, LLC
Foot and toenail care services by certified RN's. Locations throughout Washington County or in-home care for the homebound. Fee for service. 262-719-0336
Lawyer Referral and Information Service
State Bar of Wisconsin
5302 Eastpark Blvd
Madison, WI 53718-2101
Speak to an attorney in your area at the rate of $20 for the first 30 minutes.
Legal Action of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Office
404 N. Main Street, Suite 702
Oshkosh, WI 54901
WI Guardianship Support Center Provides information and assistance on issues related to guardianship, protective placement, advanced directives and more.
No Call Registry/Junk Mail
If you choose to receive fewer telemarketing calls at your home or mobile phone, you can contact the National Do Not Call Registry at 1-888-382-1222 or register your home or mobile phone for free on-line. Telemarketing calls should lessen once your phone number has been on the registry for 31 days.
In order to remove your name from mailing lists and reduce the amount of "junk mail" received at your home, you can do so by visiting Direct Marketing Association's website.