Our Mission: The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Eagle Country provides older adults and people with physical or intellectual/developmental disabilities the resources needed to live with dignity and security, and achieve maximum independence and quality of life. The goal of the ADRC is to empower individuals to make informed choices and to streamline access to the right and appropriate services and supports. The ADRC of Eagle Country is regional in Southwest Wisconsin and serves Crawford, Juneau, Richland, and Sauk Counties.
Information & Assistance Specialists:
Nickie Preuss Lead Information and Assistance Specialist Phone: 608-847-9586 firstname.lastname@example.org
Ann June, CSW Information & Assistance Specialist Phone 608-847-9327 email@example.com
Jessica Hoehn Information & Assistance Specialist Phone: 608-847-9585 firstname.lastname@example.org
Nancy Nelsen Bluffs Senior Dining Center Manager 608-547-2213
Karen Nelson Elroy Senior Dining Center Manager 608-462-5175
Darlene Fish Lyndon Station Senior Dining Center Manager 608-666-2423
Eva Havill Mauston Senior Dining Center Manager 608-547-2802
Nancy Nelsen Wonewoc Senior Dining Center Manager 608-464-7217
Julia Ritchart Food Transporter 608-847-9371
Larry Bonner Food Transporter 608-847-9371
We can connect you to resources about:
Living with a disability
In home personal care and nursing
Housekeeping and chore services
Caregiver supports and respite grants
Health, nutrition, and home-delivered meal programs
Chelsey Turpin Aging Program Specialist Phone: 608-847-9368 email@example.com
Sue Riley Sec II/Transportation Coordinator Phone: 608-847-9371 firstname.lastname@example.org
Gina Laack, CSW ADRC Director Phone: 608-847-9371 email@example.com
Information and Assistance Specialists are knowledgeable about programs and services available for older people and people with disabilities and will help navigate the process.
Disability Benefit Specialist The Disability Benefit Specialist (DBS) program is a service of Wisconsin’s Aging & Disability Resource Centers. Disability Benefit Specialists are experts at working on behalf of those with a disability. There is no charge for Disability Benefit Specialist Services.
Elder Benefit Specialist Elder Benefit Specialists can provide direct representation for older adults on certain issues. This may involve appealing a denial of eligibility of benefits under numerous government programs such as:
Social Security & SSI
Nutrition Our Nutrition Program includes the following services: hot home delivered meals (Meals-On-Wheels), frozen meals and five (5) dining site locations throughout Juneau County.
The suggested donation is $4.00 per meal; however, no one will be turned away because he/she cannot make the suggested contribution. Menus and program activities are shared monthly in our newsletter and on our ADRC Facebook Page.
Meal reservations are required in advance, by noon the prior weekday our dining sites. The following criteria is used to determine eligibility for home delivered meals.
A person must be 60 years of age or older or be a spouse of a person years of age who participates in the program.
The individual must be homebound (does not leave his or her home under normal circumstances).
The special dietary needs of the individual can be met by meals available.
The individual is able to feed himself or herself or have someone available to help feed the individual.
The individual is unable to physically or emotionally obtain food and prepare adequate meals.
The suggested donation for a home delivered meal is $4.00.
Transportation The ADRC can connect you with access to transportation to reach your destination. Whether you need to get to a medical appointment, pick up groceries or visit a friend, the ADRC can provide you with a variety of options. The ADRC of Eagle Country Juneau County Office Transit operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the ADRC of Eagle Country Juneau County Office.
For more information on the ADRC of Eagle Country Juneau County Office Transit’s civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact (608)-847-9371, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our office at 200 Hickory Street Mauston WI 53948.
ACCESS-This is a site to visit to see if you are ELIGIBLE for services and/or to APPLY for programs such as Foodshare, BadgercarPlus, Medicaid, SeniorCare and/or Caretaker Supplement benefits. https://access.wisconsin.gov
Resource Guide (Listed below each heading category are different resource options available. You may click the green options and it will open up into a word document where you can access the information.)
This resource guide is intended to be a source of useful and reliable information about services and programs for individuals with physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, and older adults. This in no way implies endorsement of any resources, programs, or providers listed. The ADRC does not endorse, rate, comment, or evaluate any resources, programs or providers, and does not assume, warrant, or guarantee the quality of services provided. All information in this guide is based upon the best information available at the time of publication, and the ADRC assumes no responsibility for changes, errors, or omission. If you have a resource available and would like to be added onto any of our resource lists please contact the ADRC directly at 608-847-9371.
Volunteer Opportunities: "Serving Your Community" Whether providing a ride or shoveling a neighbor’s sidewalk, volunteerism changes the lives of everyone involved. Volunteers are crucial to meeting the needs of those in the community. Being a Volunteer can bring meaning, purpose, and reduce isolation. When searching for a volunteer opportunity, it is helpful to take into consideration your talents, skills, hobbies, personality and interests. Taking time to be aware of these things ensures you will find a volunteer experience that is right for you.