Caregiver Support Program
Marquette County Dept. of Human Services:
Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Support Program: Services provided include: information, referrals, education, service coordination, counseling and support groups, legal assistance on guardianship, respite services, adaptive equipment, transportation arrangements, safety evaluation, and funds for purchasing good and services. They may also assist with arranging supportive homecare, homemaker & chore services, and assist with placement in an Adult Family Home, CBRF, or Nursing home.
National Family Caregiver Support Program: provides support services to family caregivers. Availability for those taking care of an adult 60+, with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s / dementia, or those caring for children or disabled relatives. Qualifications are based on circumstance. Services may include information and referrals, education, connection and coordination of services, counseling, respite, personal care, homemaker and chore services, adaptive equipment, and home safety evaluations.
428 Underwood Ave
Montello, WI 53949
Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin: Designed to provide a link to resources for people with Alzheimer’s or related dementias. Also provides information for caregiver supports, personal consultations, education, resources and advocacy, promoting research. Information available on early cognitive testing, clinical evaluations, treatment options and research opportunities. Regional office serves Green Lake, Marquette, and Waushara Counties.
571 County Road A
PO BOX 588
Green Lake, WI 54941
(920) 294-4100 or (888) 308-6251
Caring .com: An on-line community that provides support groups for Caregivers. Groups include: Alzheimer’s/Dementia and care, caring for a spouse or parent, spouse with mental illness, parent of a disabled adult, Parkinson’s, COPD, cancer, heart & stroke support, caregiving wives of stroke survivors, being a caregiver, family matters, and combatting loneliness when living alone.
2600 South El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
International Quality HomeCare of Wisconsin LLC.: Based out of Rochester, Minnesota. Offers either non-medical homecare, or Medicare certified home health care. Non-medical home care includes personal care, and help with everyday activities. Medicare certified home health care involves skilled nursing and rehabilitation. Other services that may be offered include: In-home respite, homemaking & supportive homecare services, concierge, residential care services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, independent living skills, and a medical social worker.
- Stevens Point Office
5600 Woodland St, suite 1
Stevens Point, WI 54482
(888) 544-2282 or (507) 252-8117
- Westfield Office
328 N Main Street
Westfield, WI 53964
(800) 854-5376 or (507) 252-8117
Lotsa Helping Hands: A painless way to organize help. Provides a help calendar where you can post requests for support: meals, transportation, or companionship. So, caregivers can focus on what’s important.
118 N Peoria Street, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60607
The Alzheimer’s Round the Clock 24/7 Helpline: Toll free number that allows people with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, caregivers, and families to speak confidentially with consultants for decision-making support, crisis assistance, and education on issues face every day.
VA Caregiver Support Line: Support line for those who are caregiving for a Veteran.