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.




GWAAR is seeking applications for Cohort 2 of the See a Need, Take the Lead volunteer initiative. We are targeting existing or new programs in the areas of Sip & Swipe, AMP (existing programs only), StrongBodies and Medicare Minutes to apply. This model is designed to help you recruit and implement volunteer programs with volunteers who are largely self-directed. See the application for more details. Contact with questions.

Part-time employment and training for unemployed people age 55 and older. Learn more!

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.




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Local Aging Services

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Guardianship Support Center

Find information about guardianship, protective placement and more!