Marshfield Area United Way






Adams-Friendship Area Blood Drive
When:  Thu, February 12, 11am - 4pm
Where:  Friendship Village hall, Friendship, WI (map)
Description:  The BloodCenter of Wisconsin is the only provider of blood to Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics. To make an appointment call Tammy at 608-339-8328. Walk-ins are welcome.

When:  Fri, February 13, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Where:Friendship Connection, 252 S Main Street, Adams, WI 
Description:  The Friendship Connection, Inc. and Adams County Human Services are partnering with Grassroots Empowerment Project to bring community members together to learn more about our state's mental health system and system changes. This is a great opportunity for the community to ask questions and voice opinions about services they've received and changes they'd like to see. Who should attend: Community members who use mental health services, and their family members. People interested in addressing prevention of mental health and substance use challenges. Persons who have a strong stake and interest in civic engagement of under-represented communities. Light refreshments will be served.

Diabetes Support Group
When:  Wed, February 25, 5pm - 6pm
Where:  Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics, Friendship, WI 
Description:  Contact: Linda at (608) 339-8301

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Affordable Healthcare Act (ACA) Health Insurance Enrollment Event
When:  Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
Description:  The Western Region Enrollment Network has been providing assistance to those who desire help in navigating through the Healthcare Marketplace. The Marketplace has been set up to provide information on how to apply for health insurance coverage including Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). There will be several opportunities for assistance during the last 2 ˝ weeks of open enrollment, which will close on February 15, 2015. Individuals planning on attending an event should bring the following information: * Home and/or mailing addresses for everyone applying for coverage. * Social Security Numbers. * Document information for legal immigrations. for more information. * Employer and income information for every member of your household (for example, from pay stubs or W-2 forms-Wage and Tax Statements). * Your best estimate of what your household income will be in 2015.

Diabetic Support Group 
When:  Thurs, February 12, 10-11 am
Where:  Memorial Medical Center, Neillsville, WI 


American Red Cross Blood Drive
When:  Fri, February 13, 12pm - 5pm
Where:  Granton High School, 217 North Main Street, Granton, WI 54436 
Description:  Center Gym

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When: Thu, February 5, 2pm - 3pm
Where:Mile Bluff Medical Center, Mauston, WI 53948 
Description:  Call 608-847-1838 for more information. This support network meets quarterly and is open to the family and friends of nursing home residents.

When:  Mon, February 9, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Where:  Mile Bluff Medical Center, Mauston, WI 53948 
Description:  For information and to register, call 608-847-1013. Education and support for parents during the first year of their babies' lives - held at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston * Monday, February 9, 4:30 pm Topic - CPR & Choking

When:  Mon, February 16, 9am - 2pm
Where:  Mile Bluff Medical Center, Mauston, WI 53948 
Description:  For more information and to register, call the Blood Center of Wisconsin at 1-877-232-4376.

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Stroke Support Group - Medford
When:  Tue, February 17, 1pm - 2pm
Where:  135 S Gibson St, Medford, WI 54451 
Description:  Contact: Sherry Meyer Phone: 715-748-8875

Blood Pressure Clinic
When:  Tue, February 17, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Where:  Morgan Plaza, Thorp 
Room: Conference Room Description: Ministry Home Care provides free blood pressure checks on the third Tuesday of every other month. No appointment is necessary, and there is no cost. For information, call Ministry Home Care at 800.397.0270

Alzheimer's Disease Support Group - Medford
When:  Mon, February 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Where:  Country Gardens-Senior Care, Cedar Street, Medford, WI 
Description:  Meetings are held the 4th Monday of each month. Call 715-748-1491 for more information.

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Man to Man/Us Too Prostate Cancer/Education Support Group
When:  Thu, February 5, 5pm - 7pm
Laird Center, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 
Description:  Prostate cancer/education support group meets first Thursday of the month. Laird Center 1000 N. Oak Ave. Marshfield, WI 54449 Room 0050
South Wood County Heart Club-Wisconsin Rapids
When:  Thu, February 5, 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Where:  Riverview Hospital Water's Edge Cafeteria (map)
Description:  Contact Kitty at 715-421-1092 for more information.
Fellowship Dinner - Marshfield
When:  Mon, February 9, 5pm - 5pm
Where:  St Vincent De Paul Society, North Central Avenue, Marshfield, WI
Description:  Meals are FREE and open to public.
Suicide support group - Help After Suicide -Nekoosa
When:  Tue, February 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Where:  Charles and JoAnn Lester Library in Nekoosa (map)
Description:  For those who have lost someone to suicide. The survivors of suicide support group is open to anyone who has experienced a loss. Charles and JoAnn Lester Library 100 Park St. Nekoosa, WI 2nd Tuesday of every month Starting at 6:30 p.m. Contact: Tessa Murray at or Leah Fuehrer RN , BSN at 715-421-8911

Look Good Feel Better - Marshfield
When:  Wed, February 11, 3pm - 5pm
Where:  American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, 611 W Doege St., Marshfield, WI 54449 
Description:  Free, national public service program of the American Cancer Society that teaches female cancer patients how to cope with appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
Spirit of Women ~ Keep Calm & Love Your Face
When:  Tue, February 24, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Riverview Medical Center, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 
Description:  The staff of Riverview Spirit of Women Medi-Spa will describe the many skincare services and products now available. Learn about: facials, skin peels, Botox fillers, brightners, laser hair removal, Revitalash, Neocutis skincare products, glo.minerals clinical makeup, and more! Plus: Skincare & Makeup Tips Skin~Enhancing Refreshments Riverview Spirit of Women Gift

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Applications for United Way Funding Available Feb. 4, 2015


United Way of Inner Wisconsin will be accepting Funding Applications for 2016 programming starting on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Health and human service agencies in south Wood County and Adams County can apply for United Way funding for programs that fall under one of the funding priorities: Education, Income, Health, and Safety Net Services.


Agencies who wish to apply need to download the four-part PDF application form from our website, starting on February 4, 2015. To be considered for United Way funding in 2016, agencies need to follow the instructions and fill out the forms in their entirety. The cover sheet, applications and supporting documentation with checklist must be received in the United Way of Inner Wisconsin office by March 6, 2015 at 4:00pm. Late, handwritten or incomplete applications will not be accepted. If you have technical questions about the application, please contact Tari Jahns, United Way of Inner Wisconsin's CEO at 715-421-0390 or





Free Tax Preparation Assistance 


Are you in need of assistance with preparing your State and Federal Income Taxes and/or your Homestead Credit? Free tax preparation assistance is available to individuals with a gross annual income under $58,000, with special attention to those sixty and older. The tax preparation assistance program is aimed to help low to moderate income taxpayers have more discretionary income for everyday essentials, such as food and housing. 


The tax preparation assistance is offered by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call Marshfield Area United Way at
715-384-9992. Tax preparation appointments will again be held in the back of the United Way office (106 W 1st Street).       



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