Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Free Tax Preparation

Need help filing your taxes? Columbia County Aging and Disability can help you out!

We strive to provide the community with the best AARP Tax Aide volunteers. Our volunteers will help you prepare State and Federal taxes.  Taxes are prepared for the low to moderate income persons. Call to schedule an appointment.

Phone: (608) 742-9233

Toll-Free: 1-888-742-9233

FAX: (608) 742-9277

2652 Murphy Road (Location)

P.O. Box 136 (Mail)

Portage, WI 53901

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Lets Talk Mental Health

Friday, May 12: a full-day training on applying best practices of trauma-informed care in your faith community, organization, or agency.

Childhood experiences, both positive and negative, have a tremendous impact on opportunity and lifelong physical and mental health.

  • Understand types of trauma and triggers
  • Discover positive ways to support those who have survived childhood and adult trauma
  • Prevent re-traumatization
  • Create a more caring congregation, organization, or agency

For anyone interested in adverse childhood experiences, reducing the effects of trauma, and creating trauma-sensitive communities, including:

  • Leaders and members of churches, businesses, non-profits, and agencies
  • Service providers in the fields of mental health, healthcare, and social services
  • Community members
  • People living with mental health challenges, their families and friends

Registration & information
Durward’s Glen Retreat & Educational Center
W11876 McLeisch Rd. Baraboo, WI 53913
Call: 608-356-8113
Email: theglen150@