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Bus service is available to the ADRC through Waukesha Metro transit.

Address: 514 Riverview Avenue,
Waukesha WI, 53188
Phone: 262-548-7848
Toll 1-866-677-ADRC
Free: 1-866-677-2372
Fax 262-896-8273
Email: adrc@waukeshacounty.gov

For information outside of regular business hours please call IMPACT 2-1-1 by dialing: 211 or toll free 1-866-211-3380.

Dementia Friendly Oconomowoc                        


Mission

The Oconomowoc Dementia Friendly Community Initiative is creating a community where those with dementia will be enabled to live as independently as possible and continue to be engaged in community life.

Components of a Dementia Friendly Community

  • Dementia Awareness Presentation
    • Multiple presentations have been offered in the Oconomowoc community for various civic and social organizations
  • Dementia Friendly Business Training
    • Business trainings have been provided for the businesses listed below
  • Early Detection
    • Community Memory Screen Events held annually at the Oconomowoc Public Library
  • Dementia Caregiver Support Groups
    • Early Stage Support Group at Oconomowoc Public Library
  • Engagement activities for Individuals with Dementia and the Caregivers/Families
    • Lake Country Memory Café at Oconomowoc Public Library
  • Dementia Crisis Training for First Responders
    • Some Oconomowoc Police, Fire and Paramedics have attended Crisis Intervention Team training provided through the Waukesha County Department of Health and Human Services in partnership with NAMI of Waukesha County.
    • Additional training specific to being dementia capable is being discussed
  • Dementia Education in the Schools
    • The State of Wisconsin DPI has an established curriculum on dementia that schools can elect to teach as a part of the health classes in middle and high school
  • Dementia Resources
    • In Waukesha County, individuals with dementia, their caregivers and families can contact the ADRC at (262)548-7848 or the Alzheimer’s Association at 800-272-3900

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Dementia Awareness & Trainings

Dementia Friendly Community Presentations

Dementia Friendly Business Training

Dementia Friendly Community Video

 

Dementia Friendly Businesses/Organizations in Oconomowoc

At Your Service Home Care

Aurora Medical Center - Summit

Emmanuel United Church of Christ

First Bank Financial

Lakeland Family Dental

Oconomowoc Public Library

ProHealth Care

Waterstone Bank

YMCA at Pabst Farms

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Contact

For more information about Dementia Friendly Oconomowoc, or to become a member of the coalition, please contact:
Jennifer Harders
(262) 548-7650