Long Term Care
We are a no-cost, point of contact for information, assistance and resources serving older adults over the age of 60 and adults with disabilities in Walworth County, as well as their family members and caregivers. We provide key services and programs to promote independence and improve quality of life with dignity and respect. If you cannot find the information you are looking for in the links or if you have additional questions, please contact us. Personal assistance is available at the resource center, over the telephone, or in visits to an individual’s home.
The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) News is a publication of the ADRC which provides information about services, programs and resources at the ADRC and in the community. The monthly newsletter features articles about benefits and tips for healthy aging, as well as activities and events happening in Walworth County.
If you will become eligible for Medicare in 2019 this workshop is for you! Walworth County Elder Benefit Specialist Program hosts Medicare workshops at the Walworth County ADRC:
W4051 County Road NNElkhorn, WI 53121
"Welcome to Medicare" workshops will be offered on the following dates:
|Date||Day of the Week||Time|
|February 21||Thursday||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|February 21||Thursday||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
|April 18||Thursday||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|April 18||Thursday||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
|June 13||Thursday||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|June 13||Thursday||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
|August 15||Thursday||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|August 15||Thursday||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
|October||To Be Determined||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|October||To Be Determined||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
|December||To Be Determined||1 to 2:30 p.m.|
|December||To Be Determined||6 to 7:30 p.m.|
If you have questions on Medicare, please contact the ADRC of Walworth County at 262-741-3400 or 800-365-1587.
You can make a difference! There are many volunteer opportunities offered by Walworth County departments and programs. If you are interested in helping others please consider volunteering.
Volunteer Opportunities with the Aging and Disability Resource Center:
- Be a court appointed guardian
- Be a senior dining center volunteer
- Be a “meals on wheels” volunteer
Contact the Volunteer Coordinator
If you would like more information on any of these opportunities, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Colleen Lesniak at 262-741-4223. All that is needed to get started is to fill out an application, pass a background check and (for some volunteer jobs) sign a confidentiality statement.