Aging, Disability & Special Needs Resources
The Viola Public Library offers free delivery of materials to Village of Viola residents who are unable to visit the Library because of age, illness, disability, or other permanent or temporary incapacitating circumstances. Delivery is scheduled according to temporary or long term needs, and services are always tailored to your personal preferences.
Please contact the library for more information on this program or download the Application for Homebound Delivery here.
- Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eagle Country – Serving Crawford, Juneau, Richland & Sauk Counties
- Aging and Disability Resource Center of Western Wisconsin – Serving Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, & Vernon Counties.
- Great Rivers 2-1-1 provides free, confidential community information, referrals and crisis line services 24 hours a day.
- Community Link – A resource guide of services available for adults in Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe & Vernon Counties.
- Rental Directories – Serving Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, & Vernon Counties.
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
- Drug Center is an independently funded online resource for those experiencing complications due to prescription drugs or medical devices. Each year, a small percentage of prescription drug users encounter unexpected side effects from prescription medications. It’s our goal to help provide this group with access to informational and financial support. Visit Drug Center to find accurate information and support for your situation.
Check out the ConsumerAffairs stair lifts guide to help consumers make an informed decision when shopping for stair lifts. The guide covers all sorts of information that could be helpful to consumers interested in finding information about purchasing stair lifts.
Cerebral Palsy Help Guide provides information regarding cerebral palsy symptoms, treatments, education, assistive devices and more. It is our mission to advocate for individuals affected by this movement disorder
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
The ADA ensures people with disabilities equal opportunity for employment and access to transportation, services and public and commercial facilities.
- Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired offers vision rehabilitation services for Wisconsin residents providing knowledge and skills to enable independent living. Web resources include links to organizations, government services, and educational resources designed to assist the blind and visually impaired.
- Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library, part of the Talking Book Program of the Library of Congress, provides braille and recorded books and playback equipment for those Wisconsin residents who for any physical reason cannot read normal print. Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library is located in the Milwaukee Public Library’s Central Library in downtown Milwaukee:
Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library
813 West Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1436
Phone: (414) 286-3045
Toll-free within Wisconsin: (800) 242-8822
Fax: (414) 286-3102
Mesothelioma Guide: https://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/
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