THE JOURNEY OF AGING RESOURCE GUIDE

GENERAL

Below are resources listed by category. 

Click on the category to access the listings.

 

ANIMAL SERVICES


BAY AREA HUMANE SOCIETY
(920) 469-3110
bayareahumanesociety.com

EASTSHORE HUMANE ASSOCIATION
(920) 849-2390
eastshoreha.org

FOND DU LAC HUMANE SOCIETY
(920) 922-8873
fdlhumane.org

FOX VALLEY HUMANE SOCIETY
(920) 733-1717
foxvalleypets.org

NEENAH ANIMAL SHELTER
(920) 722-9544
neenahanimalshelter.org

OSHKOSH AREA HUMANE SOCIETY
(920) 424-2128
oahs.org

ARTS & CULTURE

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF FOND DU LAC
(920) 929-0707
cmfdl.org

FOND DU LAC PUBLIC LIBRARY
(920) 929-7080
fdlpl.org

HISTORIC WADE HOUSE
(920) 526-3271
wadehouse.org

THELMA SADOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS
(920) 921-5410
thelmaarts.org

WAUPUN FINE ARTS
(920) 346-5891
waupunfinearts.org   

WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
(608) 264-6535
wisconsinhistory.org

DRIVER SAFETY

ADVOCAP
(920) 922-7760 Fond du Lac
(920) 725-2791 Neenah
(920) 426-0150 Oshkosh
advocap.org

AUTO SAFETY COMPLAINTS
(888) 327-4236

DISABLED PARKING LICENSE PLATES
(608) 266-3041
dot.wisconsin.gov/drivers/vehicles/disabled/displate.htm

DMV SENIOR DRIVER INFO
(608) 266-2327
dot.wisconsin.gov/drivers/drivers/mature

IDENTIFICATION CARDS/DMV
(800) 924-3570
dot.wisconsin.gov

EDUCATION
These organizations offer formal and informal learning programs for aging adults.

FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE
(920) 735-5600
classes.fvtc.edu

MILITARY VETERANS MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER
4300 Poberezny Rd., Oshkosh 54902
(920) 426-8615
tribbey70@gmail.com
mvmwisconsin.com

Our mission: to honor our nation’s military history through education and preservation. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Group tours upon request. WWII military vehicles in running order. A Russian T-34 tank. Unique artifacts. Gift shop. Free admission.

UW-FOND DU LAC
(920) 929-1100
fdl.uwc.edu

UW-FOX VALLEY
(920) 832-2600
uwfox.uwc.edu

WISCONSIN CAREGIVER ACADEMY AT UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY
(920) 465-2642
uwgb.edu/outreach/wicare

WISCONSIN VETERANS HOME–KING
N2665 County Rd. QQ, King 54946
(715) 256-3276
erin.mckay@dva.wisconsin.gov
wisc.jobs

The WVH-King is a long-term and rehabilitative care facility caring for veterans and their eligible dependents. We offer paid training to become a nursing assistant and offer a Practical Nursing Program to our current CNAs. Be a part of our mission to serve and honor veterans!

EMPLOYMENT
Listings include employment assistance, career counseling, and training.

EASTER SEALS WISCONSIN SELF-EMPLOYMENT SERVICES – GREEN BAY
(920) 431-0843
eastersealswisconsin.com

WISCONSIN SENIOR EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (WISE)
(608) 242-4897
dhs.wisconsin.gov/wise/employment.htm

WISCONSIN VETERANS HOME–KING
N2665 County Rd. QQ, King 54946
(715) 256-3276
erin.mckay@dva.wisconsin.gov
wisc.jobs

The WVH-King is a long-term and rehabilitative care facility caring for veterans and their eligible dependents. We are recruiting for nursing and many other career opportunities. Come be a part of our mission to serve and honor veterans!

HOUSEHOLD ITEM DONATIONS

THE SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE
79 W. Pioneer Rd., Fond du Lac 54935
(920) 923-8230
brenda_bertram@usc.salvationarmy.org
salvationarmywi.org/wum/fdl_thrift_store

The Salvation Army Thrift Store is a secondhand store featuring new and gently used items donated from the Fond du Lac community. Every dollar generated by the Thrift Store funds local programs and supports the local community. Shop and donate with purpose.

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – APPLETON
(920) 739-1679
svdpappleton.org

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – FOND DU LAC
(920) 322-9505
svdpfdlc.org

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – GREEN BAY
(920) 435-4040
svdpgb.org

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – OSHKOSH
(920) 235-9368
svdposhkosh.org

LEGAL

DEPARTMENT OF SENIOR SERVICES – FOND DU LAC
(920) 929-3521

HOOPER LAW OFFICE, LLC
(920) 944-6653
hooperlawoffice.com

LEGAL ACTION OF WISCONSIN – OSHKOSH OFFICE
Elder Rights Project
(920) 233-6521

ONELEGACY ADVISORS, LLC
(920) 624-4220
onelegacyadvisors.com

MOVING SERVICES/SPECIALISTS

CARING TRANSITIONS
(920) 569-0084
caringtransitionsgreenbay.com

RECREATION

FOX WEST YMCA
(920) 757-9820
ymcafoxcities.org

THE GOLF CLUB AT CAMELOT – LOMIRA
(920) 269-4949
golfcamelot.com

HEART OF THE VALLEY YMCA
(920) 830-5700
ymcafoxcities.org

HORICON MARSH EDUCATION AND VISITOR CENTER
(920) 387-7893
horiconmarsh.org

MENASHA YMCA
(920) 729-9622
ymcafoxcities.org

MID VALLEE GOLF COURSE
(920) 532-6644
midvallee.com

OSHKOSH COMMUNITY YMCA
(920) 236-3380
oshkoshymca.org

TITLETOWN
(920) 569-7505
titletown.com

SHOPPING & SPECIALTY RETAIL

BARGAINS GALORE THRIFT STORE – WAUPUN
(920) 324-8677
bargainsgalorethriftstore.com

FISHY’S BAKERY / CANDYMAN ON PIONEER
(920) 923-4321
fishysbakery.com   

PACKERS PRO SHOP
(920) 569-7510
packersproshop.com

VOECKS’ FOX VALLEY COIN & DIAMONDS ETC.
(920) 731-5451
foxvcoin.com

THE WOOLGATHERERS LTD
(920) 907-0510  
woolgatherers.com

TRANSPORTATION
Listings below include nonemergency transportation. Check with carrier. Check the Senior Centers category in the Aging & Caregiver Resources section for transportation options as well.
 
CABULANCE – OSHKOSH
(920) 426-3900 Nonemergency

CITY CAB – OSHKOSH
(920) 235-7000

DIAL-A-RIDE – NEENAH
(920) 886-6128
ci.neenah.wi.us

FOND DU LAC AREA TRANSIT                
(920) 322-3650

FOND DU LAC DEPARTMENT OF SENIOR SERVICES
Handi-Van (920) 929-3110
Medical Appointments
(920) 929-3936

FOX VALLEY CAB
(920) 734-4546
foxvalleycab.com

GO TRANSIT – OSHKOSH
(920) 232-5340
ridegotransit.com

NAHBRS – FOX VALLEY TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM
(920) 850-3797
nahbrs.org

VETERANS SERVICE TRANSPORTATION
Winnebago County
(920) 236-4898
co.winnebago.wi.us/veterans

TRAVEL & TOURS

AMERICINN HOTEL & SUITES – WAUPUN
(920) 345-1140
americinn.com/hotels/wi/waupun

COUNTRY INN & SUITES BY RADISSON
(920) 924-8800
countryinn.com/fonddulacwi

GREEN BAY PACKERS HALL OF FAME
(920) 569-7512
packers.com

HISTORIC WADE HOUSE
(920) 526-3271
wadehouse.org

HOLIDAY INN – FOND DU LAC
(920) 923-1440
wiscohotels.com

LAMBEAU FIELD STADIUM TOURS
(920) 569-7513
packers.com

MILITARY VETERANS MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER
4300 Poberezny Rd., Oshkosh 54902
(920) 426-8615
tribbey70@gmail.com
mvmwisconsin.com

Our mission: to honor our nation’s military history through education and preservation. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Group tours upon request. WWII military vehicles in running order. A Russian T-34 tank. Unique artifacts. Gift shop. Free admission.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
These organizations are seeking aging adult volunteers. Check also the Senior Centers category in the Aging & Caregiver Resources section.

ADVOCAP
(920) 922-7760 Fond du Lac
(920) 725-2791 Neenah
(920) 426-0150 Oshkosh
advocap.org

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY NUTRITION PROGRAM
320 S. Walnut St., Appleton 54911
(920) 968-2414
monica.pomasl@outagamie.org
outagamie.org

Outagamie County is looking for meal site volunteers to pack meals, set tables, serve meals, and assist with cleanup. Nutrition Program meal sites are located in Hortonville, Kaukauna, Oneida Heights (Appleton), Seymour, and the Thompson Center on Lourdes. Join this rewarding opportunity. Volunteers needed midday.

WISCONSIN VETERANS HOME–KING
N2665 County Rd. QQ, King 54946
(715) 258-4247
dvakvolunteerservices
@dva.wisconsin.gov
wisvets.com

The WVH-King is looking for volunteers to meet, respond to, and care for the unique needs of aging veterans. We are a skilled nursing facility nestled on a beautiful campus along the Waupaca Chain O’Lakes.