Aging and Disability
- Aging and Disability Resource Center of Northwest Wisconsin
- ADRC provides assistance to adults (including disabled young adults 17.5 years old) and the elderly. They serve people with physical or intellectual/developmental disabilities, mental health or substance abuse issues, and the elderly.
- North Country Independent Living
- NCIL is a private non-profit agency serving people with disabilities in Northwestern Wisconsin.
- Regional Hospice Services, Inc.
- Regional Hospice is a non-profit, community-based organization committed to providing individualized, compassionate, physical, spiritual, and psycho-social care and support to patients and families, enabling death with dignity as a completion of life.
- St. Croix Hospice
- St. Croix Hospice is devoted to providing the highest quality patient-centric care which empowers the unique voices of all those they serve with dignity and comfort.
Children and Family
- Burnett County Family Resource Center
- Offers educational programs, resources, activities, and support by partnering and collaborating with parents and communities.
- Burnett County Family Literacy
- A non-profit organization committed to enriching the quality of life and learning for adults, children, and families through individualized basic literacy instruction, personal relationships, and community building in Burnett County.
- Western Regional Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs
- Support families with children and youth with special needs and the providers who serve them. Free and confidential services include information, referral, and problem-solving, parent support, help understanding insurance coverage and applications, transition planning and connections to community resources.
- Healthy Families: Resources for Parents and Providers
- Reliable health information for pregnant moms and new families is easily available to parents, families, and providers.
- UW-Extension Parenting the Preschooler Fact Sheets
- Fact sheets to help you learn about what toddlers go through developmentally, show how you can help with confidence and love, and teach you how to stay connected to a rapidly growing and changing child.
- UW-Extension Youth and Family Programs
- Offers programs that focus on social and emotional learning; improving family functioning; increasing financial capability; and leadership development.
- Burnett County Farmers’ Markets
- Located in Alpha, Grantsburg and Siren
- Helps people with limited money buy the food they need for good nutrition and health.
- Call Maureen Wilson, your local FoodShare Outreach Specialist, at 715-496-3121, for assistance with the process.
- Food Shelves and Distributions
- Seeks to empower Wisconsin residents with limited incomes to make healthy choices to achieve healthy lives and reduce health disparities.
- WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)
- A nutrition program for pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum women, infants and children up to age five.
- Home and Away Ministries Center
- Provide free primary healthcare services to Polk and Burnett County residents with low resources. This includes both the uninsured and the underinsured.
- Webster Health Center
- The Webster Health Center offers a variety of fitness classes. Click the link and see a calendar of what is offered and when.
- Behavioral Health and Community Programs
- Programs provided through Burnett County Department of Health and Human Services – Behavioral Health Unit.
- Coordinated Services Team (CST)
- Develop a comprehensive, individualized system of care for children with complex behavioral health needs. Includes family members, service providers, and others that work to develop and carry out a coordinated services plan for the child.
- Crystal Meth Anonymous Meeting
- Mental Health Task Force of Burnett County (MHTFBC)
- MHTFBC is committed to implementing and maintaining sustainable suicide prevention programming with an emphasis on youth suicide prevention efforts.
- Restorative Justice of Northwest Wisconsin
- A community-based response to crime that invites those affected, the victim, the community, and the offender to address the full impact of the crime and ways to repair the harm.
- Move More Sit Less Brochure
- A list of activities to do in each town of Burnett County.
- ADRC Transportation ServicesADRC provides non-emergency medical transportation to people with disabilities, or people age 60 and over, who reside in Burnett and Polk Counties.
- MTM Transportation ServicesMTM provides medical transportation services for Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT).