Northern Wisconsin Center

Guiding people in the right direction for 125 years

Established in 1897, Northern Wisconsin Center (NWC) is a short-term assessment and treatment facility for people who have an intellectual disability as well as a mental illness and aggressive or challenging behaviors. The programming is designed to assist clients in developing the skills necessary to live in a community setting with as much independence as possible. NWC is one of three centers for individuals with intellectual disabilities managed by the Division of Care and Treatment Services.

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Northern Wisconsin Center
2820 East Park Avenue
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
715-723-5542
715-723-8464 - Fax

Last Revised: August 12, 2022