Find out who to contact if you suspect an elder or adult at risk has or is at risk of experiencing abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation.
The first stop for accurate, unbiased information related to aging or living with a disability.
Learn about services that can help individuals who are blind or visually impaired to achieve their own goals of independent living.
The Client Rights Office promotes the rights of people receiving services for developmental disability, mental health, and substance use in Wisconsin.
Provides information and referral services on a variety of topics tailored to the unique needs of Deaf, Deafblind, or Hard of Hearing residents.
This initiative strives to provide appropriate, safe, and cost-effective care throughout the course of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia.
Family Care is a Medicaid managed long-term care program for frail elders, adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities, and adults with physical disabilities. The program offers choices in where you receive services and focus on your own goals for your health and quality of life. Family Care provides a wide range of health and long-term care services.
The IRIS program is a Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services waiver for self-directed long-term supports. The program is an option for adults with long-term care needs.
Learn more about finding and choosing doctors, dentists, hospitals, and other types of health and residential care providers.
The Music and Memory Program brings personalized music to individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
Learn more about the programs and services in Wisconsin for adults, older adults and caregivers.
Learn about the programs that assist families in caring for their child with delays or disabilities at home and in the community.
Federal definition , a person is considered to have mental retardation if he or she has - (i) A level of retardation described in the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disability (AAIDD) on Classification in Mental Retardation, or (ii) A related condition as defined by 42 CFR
Find information about physical disabilities and resources available for people with physical disabilities.
Last Revised: February 16, 2015