Welcome to the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Barron, Rusk & Washburn Counties

Provide Input for the State Dementia Plan

Whether you are a family caregiver, healthcare professional, first responder, or community member, planners want to hear from you today about how dementia affects your life. Please take this short survey to help us figure out how to make life better for those living with dementia and their caregivers

If you would like to receive a paper survey, please contact us.

Growing Connections

This program is for people living with early stage dementia and their care partners. No garden, gardening experience or green thumb required!

Enjoy the joys of gardening together each month with this fun program! Learn more here, or to register contact Trisha Witham at 888-538-3031. Space is limited and registration is required by December 29, 2022.

Vaccines and Boosters!

Find out where you and your family members can get your vaccines and the latest booster with the vaccine locator!

Volunteer with the ADRC!

It's good for you and your community! Read about our volunteer opportunities, contact us or call toll-free at 1-888-538-3031.

Local Information, Personal Choice

Resources for Independent Living

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.

Thank Your Brain Thursdays

Get a free Memory Screen! Your confidential screen takes about ten minutes. Walk-ins are welcome-no appointment needed!

Available at two locations:

ADRC Office, 335 E. Monroe, Room 100, Barron
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on the 3rd Thursdays monthly:

  • December 15

North Lakes Community Clinic, 730 Swede Avenue, Turtle Lake, WI, 54889
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.on the 2nd Thursdays monthly

  • December 8

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, socioeconomic, marital or military status. We respect the diversity of our customers, employees, and communities. You can find the ADRC policy here.