Caregiver Resources


Food Assistance

Second Harvest
877-366-3635

Food Share Program
608-242-7441

Society of St. Vincent de Paul
608-442-7200
Food pantry, prescription assistance, and cribs for low-income families
Food Resource Guide
[PDF]


Health Care

Health Insurance Options
How can you obtain health insurance coverage?

Health Care Services

Free and low-cost clinics throughout Dane County

Dental and Oral Health
Low-cost dental options


Housing

Tenant Resource Center
608-257-0006
A resources for housing, rental companies, and renters’ rights

Community Action Coalition
608-242-7406
Individualized housing stability programs for long-term housing


Child Care

WIC Program
608-267-1111
Healthy food, health information, and referrals for women, infants, and children

Head Start/Early Head Start
608-275-6740
Support for parents and preschool education for families

Pregnancy Helpline and Sharing Center
608-222-0008
This helpline is available 24-hours.
The sharing center offers free baby items.

4-C
608-271-9181
Community Coordinated Child Care helps find safe, accredited child care

Project Babies
608-770-9588
Provides access to bassinets, baby clothes, diapers, and other items as needed.

Birth to 3 Program
Madison School District: 608-204-6242
Outside of Madison: 608-273-3232

Rise
608-250-6634
Early childhood and parent-child home-visiting programs


Legal Services

Rise Law Center
608-256-1015
Non-profit law office supporting under-served communities in Wisconsin

Sunshine Legal Clinic
608-616-0539
Non-profit law office supporting under-served communities

ACLU-Wisconsin
414-272-4032
Statewide  legal services and resources offered


Mental Health

Recovery Dane
608-237-1661
Mental health information and referral services for adults

Journey Mental Health
608-280-2700
Mental health, crisis, outpatient, and case management support

NAMI Dane County
608-249-7188
Education, support, and advocacy for individuals with mental illness


Substance Abuse Services

First Breath
608-251-1675
Free program to help pregnant women, and families, quit smoking

UW Tobacco Quit Line
800-784-8669
Smoking cessation information and resources

AODA (Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse)
608-242-6200

Services for children and for adults with no insurance


Domestic Violence

DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services)
800-747-4045 (24-hours)
Domestic violence support and advocacy


Senior Centers

At senior centers, individuals can interact with their peers, be part of decision-making processes, and fulfill their interests. This allows adults to continue a sense of achievement and to be productive in their community.

Colonial Club Senior Activity Center
301 Blankenheim Lane
Sun Prairie, WI
(608) 837-4611

Fitchburg Senior Center
5510 E Lacy Road
Fitchburg, WI
(608) 270-4290

Madison Senior Center
330 W Mifflin Street
Madison, WI
(608) 266-6581

McFarland Senior Center
5915 Milwaukee Street
McFarland, WI
(608) 838-7117

Middleton Senior Center
7448 Hubbard Aveue
Middleton, WI
(608) 831-2373

Monona Senior Center
1011 Nichols Road
Monona, WI
(608) 222-3415

Oregon Area Senior Center
219 Park Street
Oregon, WI
(608) 835-5801

Stoughton Area Senior Center
248 W Main Street
Stoughton, WI
(608) 873-8585

West Madison Senior Center
602 Sawyer Terrace
Madison, WI
(608) 238-0196

West Madison Senior Coalition
517 N Segoe Road, Ste 309
Madison, WI
(608) 238-7368

Verona Senior Center
108 Paoli Sreet
Verona, WI
(608) 845-7471

Waunakee Senior Center
333 S Madison Street
Waunakee, WI
(608) 849-8385


Geriatric Clinics

UW Health Geriatric Clinics
2880 University Avenue
Madison, WI
(608) 263-7740

Madison VA Geriatrics
2500 Overlook Terrace
Madison, WI
(608) 280-7011

Area Agency on Aging
2865 N Sherman Avenue
Madison, WI
(608) 261-9930

Jewish Social Services
6434 Enterprise Lane
Madison, WI
(608) 278-1808, Ext. 228