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.




Mark your calendar to the save the date! The Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network (WAAN) is planning for an in-person Aging Advocacy Day (AAD) 2023 event in Madison. Check our webpage for more information as the day gets closer. 

GWAAR has implemented an online platform for training and professional development for the various Older Americans Act programs we support. GWAAR Education and Development, or GWAAR ED, will provide convenient learning on a flexible schedule. Learn more>>

Save the Dates! Our 2023 A Committment to Excellence (ACE) Meeting dates have been set: 

  • April 12, 2023
  • July 12, 2023 - In person at the Greenwood Country Club in Wausau, WI
  • October 11, 2023

The April and October meetings will be virtual, via Microsoft Teams, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Microsoft Teams meeting invitations will be sent out one month prior to the meeting date.




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