Toll Free: 800-514-0066

Who Are We:

The Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)is the place to start whether you or a loved one is facing the challenges that come with changes in health, disability and age or to prevent these changes from becoming challenges.   The ADRC listens to understand each unique situation, gathers information about available options, and connects people to services and resources that best fit their needs so they can maintain control of their lives.

Who We Serve:

The ADRC serves elderly, adults with physical and developmental disabilities as well as serving the families, providers, friends and neighbors of these consumers. We are here to help you navigate through what can be a confusing and complicated web of services and programs. All of our information and assistance is free and confidential so give us a call and we look forward to talking with you!

The Aging & Disability Resource Center in Green County is a local office of the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Southwest Wisconsin and partners with other local offices in Grant, Iowa & Lafayette Counties. Our Regional information can be found on our Regional website at www.adrcswwi.org.

The ADRC of Green County Serves:

  • elderly
  • adults with physical and developmental disabilities
  • as well as serving the families, providers, friends and neighbors of these consumers

ADRC can provide valuable knowledge and resources to caregivers, family members, friends. Visit our Resources page to learn what resources are available.

Upcoming Events

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Jun
20
Thu
2019
Monroe-Monticello-New Glarus to Madison Shuttle
Jun 20 @ 4:00 am – 8:00 am

Reservations are required and can be made by calling the ADRC at (608) 328-9499. Priority is given to older people and people with disabilities.  If space is available, we provide transportation to anyone of any age who requests a ride.  Reservations can be made at any time, but must be made at least one day prior to the trip.

These are open to any Green County resident with priority given to those age 55+ or disabled.  Please call the ADRC at 608-328-9499.

Jun
21
Fri
2019
Hand In Hand Day Center @ Monroe United Methodist Church
Jun 21 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Hand In Hand

Adult Day Center

 

Our mission is to provide older adults the opportunity to build and maintain social, cognitive, and physical skills.

 

Tuesday & Friday * 9:30 am – 2:30 pm *

 

Program Location:

2227 4th Street

Monroe, WI 53566

(United Methodist Church)

 

 

What services do we offer?

  • An inclusive, warm, ‘family’ atmosphere
  • Fun physical exercises to keep joints/muscles flexible
  • Stimulating mental activities
  • Crafts
  • Group games
  • Delicious full noon meal
  • Medication reminders
  • Nutritious snacks
  • Transportation available
  • Musical entertainment
  • Community outings
  • Local speakers

 

Positive Outcomes for participants:

  • Foster a sense of belonging, purpose
  • Rekindle old hobbies and learn new ones
  • Reduce depression
  • Improve mental agility
  • Stronger, more flexible joints & muscles

 

Who can attend?

  • Older adults facing health and social changes who want to participate in fun, stimulating, and meaningful  activities

 

What about cost?

  • Scholarships available
  • Other funding options possible
  • Complimentary first visit

 

For more information contact the Aging Programs Coordinator at 608-328-9499.

 

 

 

Jun
24
Mon
2019
Monday’s ~ Blends & Friends Cafe
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Special Trip to Olbrich Botanical Gardens @ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Jun 24 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Stroll through 16 acres of outdoor display gardens and an indoor, tropical conservatory at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. In the outdoor gardens, visit the Thai Pavilion and Garden. Olbrich’s Thai Pavilion is the only one in the continental United States and the only one outside of Thailand surrounded by a garden. Also stroll through the rose garden and other specialty gardens, such as the Perennial Gar-den, Sunken Garden, and Herb Garden.

Bus will leave in Monroe at Green County Human Services parking lot on Monday, June, 24 at 8:30 for a 10:00 AM tour. The tour will last 45-60 minutes. You will then get to visit the other attractions that are on site such as the Bolz Conservatory, the Growing Gifts Shop or the Schumacher Library. Lunch will be at Monty’s Blue Plate Diner in Madison at 12 noon.

Cost is $10 for the bus and $5 for the tour upon arrival.

RSVP by June 17th to the ADRC at 608-328-9368.

 

Jun
25
Tue
2019
Health & Wellness Day @ Monroe High School
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Hand In Hand Day Center @ Monroe United Methodist Church
Jun 25 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Hand In Hand

Adult Day Center

 

Our mission is to provide older adults the opportunity to build and maintain social, cognitive, and physical skills.

 

Tuesday & Friday * 9:30 am – 2:30 pm *

 

Program Location:

2227 4th Street

Monroe, WI 53566

(United Methodist Church)

 

 

What services do we offer?

  • An inclusive, warm, ‘family’ atmosphere
  • Fun physical exercises to keep joints/muscles flexible
  • Stimulating mental activities
  • Crafts
  • Group games
  • Delicious full noon meal
  • Medication reminders
  • Nutritious snacks
  • Transportation available
  • Musical entertainment
  • Community outings
  • Local speakers

 

Positive Outcomes for participants:

  • Foster a sense of belonging, purpose
  • Rekindle old hobbies and learn new ones
  • Reduce depression
  • Improve mental agility
  • Stronger, more flexible joints & muscles

 

Who can attend?

  • Older adults facing health and social changes who want to participate in fun, stimulating, and meaningful  activities

 

What about cost?

  • Scholarships available
  • Other funding options possible
  • Complimentary first visit

 

For more information contact the Aging Programs Coordinator at 608-328-9499.

 

 

 

Volunteer Spotlight

Name:
Barb Kummerfeldt

Position:
Stepping On Peer Leader in New Glarus, WI

“My favorite part of being a peer leader is knowing that I can inspire someone else…..”

Benefits of Vounteering

  • Connects you to others & to the community.
  • Brings fun & fulfillment to your life.
  • Increases self-confidence, self-esteem, & satisfaction.
  • Helps you stay physically healthy.
  • Provides a sense of satisfying achievement.