Calendar

The events and activities can be sorted  according to what county they are located in by using the “Categories” menu below:

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Oct
26
Thu
2017
Richland Center Memory Café @ Woodman Senior Center
Oct 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

What is a Memory Cafe?

A Memory Cafe is a social gathering place where individuals with memory loss, mild cognitive impairment, early Alzheimer’s, or other dementia, can come together. Family and friend are encouraged to join!

We meet once a month in a relaxed environment ot visit, share common interests, and enjoy refreshments. Each monthly cafe is unique and offers a program or activity that’s stimulating and fun. Activities will be chosen by participants, depending on interests.

If you require assistance to participate, please have someone accompany you.

How do I participate?

You may call ahead for more information and directions, or just come! You can contact The Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance state office at 608.232.3400 or toll-free at 1.888.308.6251.

How is it funded?

We are grateful to all the participants, volunteers, partners, financial contributors, and host site that make these Memory Cafes possible.

There is no charge to attend any of the Memory Cafes, but donations are welcome to help cover costs.

 

CLICK HERE to view the 10 warning signs, and if you ever have any questions or concerns feel free to contact the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin. The ADRC also offers free memory screen.

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Aging & Disability Resource Center Holds Office Hours at Gays Mills Community Center
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Walk-ins are welcome, or you can schedule appointments in advance by calling the ADRC at (608) 326-0235; toll free 1-877-794-2372.

The ADRC serves people:

  • 60 and older
  • 18 and older with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities
  • 18 and older with mental health or substance abuse issues
  • And their caregivers, family, friends, and the community

 

ADRC services are free, unbiased, and confidential. 

Specialists can assist you or help you connect you with the resources you need such as:

  • Understand and Apply for Benefit Programs
  • Options Counseling for in-home services, nursing home or assisted living
  • Medicare enrollment, Insurance Choices and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
  • Applying for Social Security Disability (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Home Delivered Meals, Senior Dining Sites, Transportation
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Oct
27
Fri
2017
ADRC of Eagle Country Governing Board Meeting @ Richland Center Community Services Building
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Eagle Country Governing Board holds meeting normally on the fourth Friday of each month.  Please check the calendar in the case of a meeting date being moved.

 

 

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Oct
30
Mon
2017
Diabetes Prevention and Support @ Schmitt Woodland Hills
Oct 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Are you concerned about, or have, a chronic disease such as obesity, diabetes or hypertension?
Our free wellness workshops empower people with chronic disease and their families to effectively manage their condition and live a healthier life. Workshops take place in a collaborative environment where participants can learn from each other.

Participants will learn techniques that will help them:
• Promote healthy eating habits and medication control
• Gain control of blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels
• Learn exercises to maintain strength and endurance
• Communicate better with your doctor
• Access to ongoing support and community resources
• Reduce overall health costs

UPCOMING WORKSHOP:
To register, please contact:

The Richland Hospital Therapy Center 608-647-6321 Extension: 2402

Workshops include six different sessions. Each session covers a new topic. Sign up today and
remember to to mark your calendars so you are able to attend all sessions!
Session 1 – Monday, October 2,2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 2 – Monday, October 9, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 3 – Monday, October 16, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 4 – Monday, October 30, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 5 – Monday, November 6, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 6 – Monday, November 13, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Nov
2
Thu
2017
Aging & Disability Resource Center Holds Office Hours at Gays Mills Community Center
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Walk-ins are welcome, or you can schedule appointments in advance by calling the ADRC at (608) 326-0235; toll free 1-877-794-2372.

The ADRC serves people:

  • 60 and older
  • 18 and older with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities
  • 18 and older with mental health or substance abuse issues
  • And their caregivers, family, friends, and the community

 

ADRC services are free, unbiased, and confidential. 

Specialists can assist you or help you connect you with the resources you need such as:

  • Understand and Apply for Benefit Programs
  • Options Counseling for in-home services, nursing home or assisted living
  • Medicare enrollment, Insurance Choices and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
  • Applying for Social Security Disability (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Home Delivered Meals, Senior Dining Sites, Transportation
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Nov
3
Fri
2017
Energy Assistance and Medicare Part D @ Viola Library
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm

On November 3rd from 2:00 p.m. -4:15 p.m., Cathy Ryan, with the Richland County Energy Assistance Program, will be available to answer questions  and provide application assistance to Richland County residents at the Viola Library.  She will be joined by Joanne Welsh, Elder Benefit Specialist from the ADRC of Eagle Country’s Richland Center Office, who will explain how to navigate the Medicare Plan Finder Part D website and assist you to enroll in a Medicare Part D plan.  Contact the ADRC of Eagle Country – Richland Center office at 608-647-4616 to reserve your time and obtain information on what you need to bring to the Medicare Part D clinic.

If you are unable to attend or would like more information contact:

Cathy Ryan at Richland County Healthy and Human Services at 608-647-8821 or Joanne Welsh at the ADRC of Eagle Country, Richland Center Office at 608-647-4616.

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Nov
6
Mon
2017
Diabetes Prevention and Support @ Schmitt Woodland Hills
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Are you concerned about, or have, a chronic disease such as obesity, diabetes or hypertension?
Our free wellness workshops empower people with chronic disease and their families to effectively manage their condition and live a healthier life. Workshops take place in a collaborative environment where participants can learn from each other.

Participants will learn techniques that will help them:
• Promote healthy eating habits and medication control
• Gain control of blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels
• Learn exercises to maintain strength and endurance
• Communicate better with your doctor
• Access to ongoing support and community resources
• Reduce overall health costs

UPCOMING WORKSHOP:
To register, please contact:

The Richland Hospital Therapy Center 608-647-6321 Extension: 2402

Workshops include six different sessions. Each session covers a new topic. Sign up today and
remember to to mark your calendars so you are able to attend all sessions!
Session 1 – Monday, October 2,2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 2 – Monday, October 9, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 3 – Monday, October 16, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 4 – Monday, October 30, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 5 – Monday, November 6, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 6 – Monday, November 13, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Nov
8
Wed
2017
Home Health United Drop-In Grief Support @ Richland Court House - Conference Room 2 (first floor)
Nov 8 @ 3:30 am – 5:00 am

Drop-In Grief Support Group
Second Wednesday of the Month
August – December 2017
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Richland Court House
Conference Room 2 (1st Floor)
181 W Seminary St
Richland Center WI

No registration required.

Participants are welcome to attend at their convenience.

The group is intended for adults and is not suitable for those under 18. (child care will NOT be provided)

Meetings are facilitated by Home Health United staff and are supported by the Richland County Veterans Service Office.
Military Veterans and their adult family members are welcome to attend.

For more information contact:
Home Health United – Hospice 1-877-356-4514
Veterans Service Office 608-647-6101

Visit HomeHealthUnited.org for a full listing of grief support groups being offered.

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Nov
9
Thu
2017
Aging & Disability Resource Center Holds Office Hours at Gays Mills Community Center
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Walk-ins are welcome, or you can schedule appointments in advance by calling the ADRC at (608) 326-0235; toll free 1-877-794-2372.

The ADRC serves people:

  • 60 and older
  • 18 and older with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities
  • 18 and older with mental health or substance abuse issues
  • And their caregivers, family, friends, and the community

 

ADRC services are free, unbiased, and confidential. 

Specialists can assist you or help you connect you with the resources you need such as:

  • Understand and Apply for Benefit Programs
  • Options Counseling for in-home services, nursing home or assisted living
  • Medicare enrollment, Insurance Choices and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
  • Applying for Social Security Disability (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Home Delivered Meals, Senior Dining Sites, Transportation
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Nov
13
Mon
2017
Diabetes Prevention and Support @ Schmitt Woodland Hills
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Are you concerned about, or have, a chronic disease such as obesity, diabetes or hypertension?
Our free wellness workshops empower people with chronic disease and their families to effectively manage their condition and live a healthier life. Workshops take place in a collaborative environment where participants can learn from each other.

Participants will learn techniques that will help them:
• Promote healthy eating habits and medication control
• Gain control of blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels
• Learn exercises to maintain strength and endurance
• Communicate better with your doctor
• Access to ongoing support and community resources
• Reduce overall health costs

UPCOMING WORKSHOP:
To register, please contact:

The Richland Hospital Therapy Center 608-647-6321 Extension: 2402

Workshops include six different sessions. Each session covers a new topic. Sign up today and
remember to to mark your calendars so you are able to attend all sessions!
Session 1 – Monday, October 2,2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 2 – Monday, October 9, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 3 – Monday, October 16, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 4 – Monday, October 30, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 5 – Monday, November 6, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Session 6 – Monday, November 13, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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