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 Upper Midwest Pension Rights Project provides free legal representation helping people locate and collect money from private pensions. To qualify, a person needs to have lived or worked in Wisconsin. Learn more from the website or brochure.
On June 8, 2018, the Administration for Community Living announced the award of the Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) grant to the Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc. (GWAAR). This five-year grant is designed to raise awareness and identify Medicare fraud, errors, and abuse. Grant projects focus on educating Medicare beneficiaries about the signs of Medicare fraud and what to do if fraud is suspected.