Caregiver Resources

Food Assistance

Second Harvest

Food Share Program

Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Food pantry, prescription assistance, and cribs for low-income families
Food Resource Guide

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


Tenant Resource Center
A resources for housing, rental companies, and renters’ rights

Community Action Coalition
Individualized housing stability programs for long-term housing

Child Care

WIC Program
Healthy food, health information, and referrals for women, infants, and children

Head Start/Early Head Start
Support for parents and preschool education for families

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

Community Coordinated Child Care helps find safe, accredited child care

Project Babies
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

Early childhood and parent-child home-visiting programs

Legal Services

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

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

Statewide  legal services and resources offered

Mental Health

Recovery Dane
Mental health information and referral services for adults

Journey Mental Health
Mental health, crisis, outpatient, and case management support

NAMI Dane County
Education, support, and advocacy for individuals with mental illness

Substance Abuse Services

First Breath
Free program to help pregnant women, and families, quit smoking

UW Tobacco Quit Line
Smoking cessation information and resources

AODA (Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse)

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