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Health and Care: General Health and Care Services


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For more General Health and Care Services resources for children and adults with disabilities, their families and caregivers, visit our NHU resource page on Health and Care: Government Agencies/Benefits. To review Health and Care resources for specific disabilities, go to Health and Care Disability Specific Resources.



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National

New Sign ElderCare Locator by the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging is a nationwide call center and website that connects older Americans, Adults with Disabilities and their caregivers with information on services in one's area. Use the automated locator on their website by submitting your zip code or city/state name. Although it does not advertise as a locator for disability services, when you enter your information, you will get both elder and disability services. To contact, send an email to: eldercarelocator@n4a.org, or phone 1-800-677-1116. The locator covers many service topics such as Adult Day Programs, Healthy Aging, Behavioral Health, Home Repair and Modification, Food and Nutrition, In-Home Services and many other topics.


State Listings


Wisconsin

Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. (MHSI) is a public, non-profit Federally-Qualified Community Health Center(FQHC). They provide a comprehensive range of primary medical, dental and behavioral healthcare, in addition to a limited number of specialty services. Mission: To provide accessible, quality primary and related health care services to Milwaukee residents, with our continuing emphasis on medically underserved families and individuals. Locations: MLK Heritage Health Center 2555 N. Martin Luther King Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53212, 414-372-8080, Isaac Coggs Heritage Health Center, 8200 W. Silver Spring Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53218, 414-760-3900, MHS Convenient Care Clinic, (Located inside Piggly Wiggly-Midtown)4061 N. 54th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53216, 414-447-1750.

iCare Medicare Plan is an all-in-one health care benefits program for all eligible Medicare beneficiaries with special needs. For more information call 1-414-223-4847 or visit Independent Care Health Plan 1555 N. RiverCenter Dr., Suite 206 Milwaukee, WI 53212

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