Adult Protective Services
Adult protective services are set up to aid elder adults and Adults-at-Risk who have been abused, neglected, or exploited.
Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC)
Your local aging and disability resource center (ADRC) is the first place to go to get accurate, unbiased information on all aspects of life related to aging or living with a disability.
Wisconsin Board on Aging & Long Term Care
The Board advocates for the interests of long term care consumers, informs consumers of their rights, and educates the public about health care systems and long term care.
Elder Rights Project
The program provides statewide civil legal aid to elder abuse victims across Wisconsin.
Regional Area Agencies on Aging
Established under the Older Americans Act (OAA) in 1973, Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) respond to the needs of Americans aged 60 and over in every local community.
Demographics of Aging in Wisconsin
Discover demographic, economic and social information about the older population for every Wisconsin county and the state as a whole.
Learn more about the definitions of adults at risk, elder adults, at risk, and abuse.
Elderly Nutrition Program
Find nutrition options available to individuals age 60 or older, regardless of income.
Falls Prevention for Older Adults
This website provides information about injuries associated with unintentional falls and best practices in fall prevention.
Medicaid Spousal Impoverishment
“Spousal Impoverishment Protection” refers to special financial provisions in Medicaid for the Elderly, Blind or Disabled (EBD) law regarding income and assets that affect certain married couples receiving or applying for nursing home or community waiver services.
WI Bureau of Consumer Protection
The Bureau provides information and education related to consumer frauds and scams that target older Americans including the popular Wisconsin Senior Guide. You can contact the Bureau to file a complaint or report the latest scam circulating in your area. The Bureau also provides assistance related to recovering from identity theft.
WI Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Securities
The Division of Securities regulates broker-dealers, investment advisers, and their representatives, as well as investigating complaints of investment fraud. If you suspect financial exploitation involving an investment made or an account held at a securities firm.