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Consumer Guide: Dane County Residential Care Options

As a Wisconsin resident, you have options to get the care you need. Services are offered for care in your home or in a residential facility.

Assisted living

An assisted living facility is a place for people who need some care but not 24-hour access to a caregiver. There's also a Glossary for Assisted Living Directories that helps define complex terms.

Dane County assisted living facility directories

Dane County assisted living facility profiles

To learn about what's listed in the profiles, see Understanding Assisted Living Facility Profiles.

Adult day care centers

Facilities Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (FDD)

Home health agencies

Hospices

Nursing homes

Personal care agencies

County resources

More resources

  • Provider Search — Find a health or residential care provider and view survey inspection results.
  • Consumer Information Reports — Assess the quality of care given by a facility. See a list of federal violations and staffing for each facility.
  • Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC) — Learn about a wide range of programs and services. These centers help you understand your options for long-term care, apply for programs and benefits, and access publicly funded, long-term care. Their services are offered at the center, over the phone, or through a home visit. Choose the option that works best for you.
  • Long-Term Care and Support — Learn about the variety of services and support available
  • Find a Health Care Facility or Care Provider — Learn more and view statewide directories.
  • ForwardHealth — Read about health care benefit programs offered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS).

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Last revised December 30, 2022