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National Volunteer Week

April 23-29 is National Volunteer Week.  We would like to recognize and give a heartfelt thank you to our many wonderful volunteers in the ADRC of Eagle Country!  We could not go on without you! … Read More

Groundbreaking for new building to house the ADRC of Eagle Country’s Mauston Office

April 18, 2017 Juneau County broke ground on a new building that will house the ADRC of Eagle Country's Mauston Office. … Read More

ADRC Representation at the Senior Expo – Richland Center

Wednesday, April 19th The ADRC of Eagle Country had a booth at the Richland Center Senior Expo. Thank you to all who attended. … Read More

Recognize Caregiver Burnout

Providing care for an aging or disabled loved one is probably one of the hardest jobs you will ever do. Assisting with daily cares such as dressing, grooming, bathing and walking is physically challenging. Maneuvering through the maze of medical and social services can be trying and time-consuming. Watching your loved one’s ability to care for him/herself deteriorate is emotionally difficult. And the changes in your personal, social and work life due to your role as a caregiver may leave you … Read More

Prevent Isolation and Loneliness

As we age, circumstances in our lives often change.  We retire from a job, friends move away or health issues convince us to eliminate or restrict driving.  When changes like these occur, we may no fully realize how they will affect our ability to stay connected and engage and how much they will affect our ability to stay connected and engaged and how much they can impact our overall health and well-being. We need social connection to thrive - no matter our age - but recent research shows … Read More