Helping Leaders in Aging Succeed!


The Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc., is a nonprofit agency committed to supporting the successful delivery of aging programs and services in 70 counties and 11 tribes in Wisconsin. We provide aging lead agencies in our service area with training, technical assistance, and advocacy to ensure the availability and quality of programs and services to meet the changing needs of older people in Wisconsin.




Thanks to all who attended the public hearings on our draft plan (available here). In case you missed it or would like to review the information, you can view the presentation here 

Lisa Schneider, Executive Director of the Respite Care Association of Wisconsin (RCAW) and Janet Zander, GWAAR Advocacy & Public Policy Coordinator, had the opportunity to discuss, “How family caregiving affects workforce participation,” on WPR’s The Morning Show. Listen here.

Pension counselors can help Wisconsinites make more informed decisions about pension or retirement savings plans. Contact them toll free: (866) 783-5021 or through or




Local Aging Services

Find Support for Older Adults

Click the map to find your local county or tribal aging services office.

Guardianship Support Center

Find information about guardianship, protective placement and more!