Southern Wisconsin Center for the Developmentally Disabled

Welcome to Southern Center

SWC is a state operated Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID) that specializes in serving individuals with intellectual disabilities, often combined with mental illness and certain problem behaviors.  SWC provides a wide variety of programs and services designed to assist and prepare individuals to live successfully in the setting that best meets their needs.  SWC also offers specialized outreach services for people with intellectual disabilities who live in the community.

Located in southern Wisconsin near Union Grove, SWC brings together a rich history and state of the art treatment approaches for the new millennium.

Southern Center is owned and operated by the State of Wisconsin's Department of Health Services, Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.

We invite you to learn more about Southern Center and its programs.


Notice of Privacy Practices (PDF, 276 KB)

Aviso sobre Prácticas de Privacidad (PDF, 291 KB)

Child Find Notice (PDF, 59 KB)

Child Find Notice (Spanish) (PDF, 60 KB)

Special Education Referral Notice (PDF, 48 KB)

Special Education Referral Notice (Spanish) (PDF, 51 KB)

Last Revised: July 5, 2016