Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)

PO Box 316
304 2nd Street
Shell Lake WI 54871

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(715) 635-4460
Fax: (715) 368-6075

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Aging Director/ADRC Supervisor: 
Linda Hand

Fiscal Assistant:
Sheila Pierquet

Receptionist/Trans Coordinator: 
Amber Anderson

Information & Assistance Specialist:
Anna Marie Brown

Elder Benefit Specialist: 
Kelly Weisenbeck

Disability Benefit Specialist:

Nutrition & Prevention Program Supervisor:
Melissa Murley

Mission Statement

To provide older adults and people with physical or developmental/intellectual disabilities the resources needed to live with dignity and security, and achieve maximum independence and quality of life. The goal of the Aging and Disability Resource Center is to empower individuals to make informed choices and to streamline access to the right and appropriate services and supports.

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