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.




The Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR) is pleased to announce John Schnabl has been selected to serve as our next Executive Director. Schnabl, who currently serves as GWAAR’s Older Americans Act Programs and Special Projects Manager, will succeed retiring Executive Director Robert (Bob) Kellerman and assume responsibilities on June 1, 2022.

We are pleased to share the approved 2022-24 GWAAR Aging Plan. Thanks to all who helped create the plan, including GWAAR staff and Advisory Council, Aging Unit partners, and the GWAAR Board. Read it here.

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