The Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR) is looking for a full-time, grant-funded Share The Care Project Coordinator. Share The Care is a national program model built on the concept of coordinated team caregiving. This position will be responsible for designing outreach, training, and development and technical assistance services for the implementation of Share The Care stations to serve people living alone with dementia throughout the state of Wisconsin.
Emergency Preparedness: A Guide for Aging Units
This resource guide provides an overview of Wisconsin aging unit emergency preparedness responsibilities, helpful ideas, and links to resources that can be used when creating Wisconsin aging units' emergency preparedness plans.
2014-2015 GWAAR Legislative Platform and Policy Priorities
Our legislative platform is intended to express the ongoing public policy goals of our Board and Advisory Council and the counties and tribes in our planning and service area (PSA); represent the wide range of federal and state issues important to older adults in our PSA; and provide the foundation for policy development, advocacy action, and organizational priorities.
Connecting Veterans to Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs)
The linked video and brochure are part of a toolkit created to provide information to veterans about ADRCs. The intent is to help connect veterans and their caregivers to ADRCs and the resources that may be available to them. Find out more about the toolkit.