Madison, February 16, 2018 - Where Is Care is happy to announce its partnership with DeForest Area Community & Senior Center, a gathering place for people of all ages from across Dane County. DeForest Area Community & Senior Center offers case management for people ages 60+ who are living independently in the DeForest, Windsor, and Vienna areas. The community center is a congregate meal site Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday for people ages 60+ and also offers exercise classes for that population. DeForest area seniors can also reserve transportation to clinics and shopping centers in Dane County. The community center is also a resource for food for those with low income.
Madison, January 23, 2018 - Where Is Care is excited to develop a new partnership with OutReach LGBT Community Center, an organization devoted to serving gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people in its community. OutReach offers resource information and referrals, transgender health advocacy, community computer access, a lending library, social support groups, and more.
Madison, January 15, 2018 - Where is Care is excited to announce its partnership with The Reentry Associates, an organization devoted to helping its clients reenter their communities smoothly and successfully, be it from hospitalization, incarceration, treatment, etc. The Reentry Associates serve to augment the services their clients are receiving by connecting clients with peers who can help match them with the programs, mentoring, coaching, or training each individual may need.
Madison, January 3, 2018 - Similarities among Where Is Care and the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative (RWHC) has prompted RWHC to join the growing network of Where Is Care partners. Executive Director of RWHC, Tim Size, expands on why this newfound partnership will benefit the rural Wisconsin community.
Madison, January 3, 2018 – Where Is Care (formerly HealthConnect.Link) is excited about its newly formed partnership with Dementia Friendly Middleton, a volunteer organization devoted to educating and training community members, businesses, and other organizations about dementia. Dementia Friendly Middleton seeks to better serve those in our community who live with dementia and decrease the stigma and isolation that surround these types of diagnoses.
Madison, January 1, 2018 - As we welcome the New Year, we are excited to announce an important change at HealthConnect.Link. As of January 1st, 2018, we are changing our name to Where Is Care. The name change is a result of an extensive rebranding effort designed to mirror the success and transformation of our organization.
What was to become “a real passion” for Kevin Dwyer ’16, MBA ’17 has its origins three years ago, when his wife Emily began a family medicine residency program in Madison.
“Neither of us were really prepared for just how challenging it was going to be for her to not only manage learning the medicine, but also working with very complex situations with low-income patients.”
Madison Public Library has recognized the benefits and strengths of HealthConnect.Link and are excited to contribute to the non-profit's future successes. Mary Fahndrich, Community Engagement Librarian of Madison Public Library, says that as a safe and welcoming place for the most vulnerable and marginalized members of the Madison community, Madison Public Library's newfound partnership with HealthConnect.Link will aide in bridging the information gap between those who need a service and those who provide the service.