Seniors

DOOR COUNTY SENIORS ORGANIZATIONS

Door County Senior Resource Center
Aging & Disability Resource Center
Door County Learning in Retirement
Advocates for Independent Living

ONLINE DOOR COUNTY RESOURCE GUIDES

Coming Together: Shared Resources for Door Co. Caregivers (pdf)
Door County Resource Guide for Senior Citizens, Persons with Disabilities and their Caregivers (pdf)
Senior Guide - Wisconsin Dept. of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection

WALKING BOOKS!

For those who cannot get to the library on a temporary or long-term basis, the Friends of the Door County Libraries volunteers will deliver library books in regular print, large print or audio format.

Sturgeon Bay area                      
call 920-495-9266

North of Carlsville                        
call 920-421-1536

More about FRIENDS OF DOOR COUNTY LIBRARIES

WISCONSIN TALKING BOOK AND BRAILLE LIBRARY

The Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library, part of the Talking Books Program of the Library of Congress the blind and physically handicapped, provides braille and recorded books and playback equipment for those Wisconsin residents who for any physical reason cannot read normal print. Application forms for the program are available in the Door County Library.

The Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library
813 West Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1436
(414) 286-3045
(800) 242-8822 [in-Wisconsin WATS]
(414) 286-3102 [FAX]
(414) 286-3548 [TDD]
Email: lbph @milwaukee.gov

Search the Talking Book and Braille Online Catalog

Consumer Health Complete
EBSCO's Consumer Health Complete (library card required)provided by BadgerLink, includes information from medical reference books, health reports, generic and brand name drug patient education sheets, physician-generated videos covering topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

National Institute of Health: Senior Health

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