Aging In Place

Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Support Program

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How can this program help me?

If you are caring for someone who has Alzheimer’s disease or a related illness such as dementia, this program may provide you with help. The types of services you can get to help care for your loved one may include in-home help, adult day care, transportation, and respite care (a break from caregiving). The program may also provide additional help with nutritional supplements, home-delivered meals, security systems, special clothing, and chair lifts.


How do I get help?

To find out how to apply for this program, contact your local Area Agency on Aging. You will need to provide a doctor’s statement that you are caring for someone who is being treated for Alzheimer’s or a related illness.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.