Get Help to Live Independently and Stretch Your Money at Your Local ADRC

Contact us for a free, confidential consultation to get unbiased information about local resources for individuals ages 60 + and adults with disabilities. Your local Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) staff knows how to help you find what you need to make decisions about independent living and your quality of life. 

Confidentially-at no cost, with no pressure. You make the decisions. 

Local Information, Personal Choice 

Review our comprehensive resources directories or set up a personal consultation to help find out what makes sense for you. Choose what you need to stay as independent as possible, as long as possible, while stretching your dollars as far as possible. Learn about options including: 
  • Healthy living 
  • Getting rides 
  • Benefit eligibility
Looking for programs or services outside Barron, Rusk or Washburn County? Find your local ADRC

You're Welcome Here

We welcome everyone to the ADRC, regardless of race, age, color, national origin, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or socioeconomic, marital or military status. Your ADRC respects the diversity of our customers, employees, and communities. You can find the ADRC policy here.
Medicare 101: Welcome to Medicare Introduction and Refresher Course

A “Welcome to Medicare” Session will be held at the Barron County Government Center (Old Courthouse), Room 108, on Tuesday, September 18th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Whether you are new to Medicare, need a refresher, are a caregiver, or would just like to know more- this Medicare 101 session may be just right for you. Please bring your Medicare and You Handbooks if you have them.

This session will cover the A, B, C and D’s of Medicare (Advantage, Medicare Supplements, Drug Coverage) and have question and answer time. The presenter will be an Elder Benefit Specialists from the Aging and Disability Resource Center. The session is limited to 15 people, so reserve your spot by calling 715-537-6225. The session is free and open to the public.