Resources

Support Groups

East Madison/Monona Coalition of the Aging (EMMCA) Caregiver Support Group
4142 Monona Dr, Madison WI 53716
(608) 223-3100
emmca@emmca.org

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin

517 North Segoe Rd., Suite 301, Madison, WI 53705
(608) 232-3400
(888) 308-6251
support@alzwisc.org

South Madison Coalition of the Elderly
128 E. Olin Ave., Suite 110, Madison, WI 53713
(608) 251-8405
coalition@smcelder.com

Local and State Resources

Wisconsin Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association
P.O. Box 7513
Madison, WI  53707 (608) 229-7628

Alzheimer’s Association of South Central Wisconsin
7818 Big Sky Drive, Suite 109
Madison, WI 53719
(608)203-8500

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin
517 N. Segoe Road, Suite 301
Madison, WI 53705

Area Agency on Aging of Dane County
2306 S. Park Street
Madison, WI 53713
608-261-9930

State of Wisconsin Long Term Care Ombudsman
1-800-815-0015

Wisconsin Assisted Living Association
PO Box 7730
Madison, WI 53707-7730
(608)288-0246
Fax: 608/288-0734

National Resources

Alzheimer's Care

Alzheimer's Association
1-800-272-3900
www.alz.org

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR)
1-800-438-4380
www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers

National Institute on Aging Information Center
1-800-222-2225
www.nia.nih.gov

Assisted Living

What is Assisted Living? - (Assisted Living Federation of America)
www.alfa.org

Discovering Assisted Living - (American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging)
seniorlivingmap.org

Healthy Aging

Fifty-Plus Lifelong Fitness
www.50plus.org

International Council on Active Aging
www.icaa.cc

On Caregiving

National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP) - National Aging Network, U.S. Administration on Aging
www.aoa.gov

Transition Aging Parents BlogTalk Radio
www.blogtalkradio.com/dalec

Online Support Groups


www.caring.com/support-groups

Home Care

National Institute on Aging
www.nia.nih.gov

Administration on Aging
www.aoa.gov

Independent Living - National Council on the Aging (NCOA)
www.ncoa.org

AARP - American Health Care Association, Advancing Quality in Long Term Care
www.aarp.com

Resources available at Avalon Assisted Living Community.