Contact the ADRC Wolf River Region
Contact the ADRC Wolf River Region

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Your Free Community Connection to Essential Supports & Services

Toll-free: 1-855-492-ADRC (2372)

Serving Shawano, Oconto and Menominee Counties and the Stockbridge-Munsee Community

Caregiver Support

A Source for Caregiver Support

If you provide elder care or look after a loved one with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities, the ADRC of the Wolf River Region can link you with helpful caregiver support and information throughout your journey. Resources include:

 

Alzheimer Caregiver Call-In Support Group

Every Tuesday from 40:00 pm – 5:30 pm this call-in group meets. Registration is required by calling 1-800-272-3900. Once registered, you will receive the call-in information. Click here to view the informational flyer.

 

August 24 – Dementia Friendly Book Club

This book club will meet on August 24 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the Shawano County Library. The book that will be discussed is “My Two Elaines” by Martin Schreiber. Please call Mary Jo for more information and to register by calling 715-526-4712 or Kristin Waukau at 715-799-5270. Click here to view the informational flyer.

 

Caregiver Support Group – Shawano County (4th Wednesday of the month)

This support group is designed to help caregivers share stories, learn tips and interact with others who are in similar situations. The group meets the 4th Thursday of each month at The Caring Tree Adult Day Center in Oconto Falls (512 Caldwell Ave, Oconto Falls) from 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Contact Mary Jo for more information by calling 715-526-4712. This support group is co-lead by Mary Jo with the ADRC and Bonnie with The Caring Tree Adult Day Center.

 

Caregivers Stronger Together – Oconto County (4th Thursday of the month)

This support group is designed to help caregivers share stories, learn tips and interact with others who are in similar situations. The group meets the 4th Wednesday of each month at the Shawano Library (128 S Sawyer St, Shawano) from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Contact Mary Jo for more information by calling 715-526-4712. This support group is co-lead by Mary Jo with the ADRC and Kristin Waukau with the Menominee Tribe.

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