Welcome to Vilas County Commission on Aging

The Vilas County Commission on Aging provides supportive and advocacy services to county residents 60 and older to meet their community needs.

Respite Care

What is Respite Care?

Respite care enables caregivers to get temporary relief from their caregiving responsibilities. The COA is working with area agencies to assist family members to find respite care in the home or at Daybreak Adult Center.

Home Support

Our newest program, linking caregivers with private duty workers who can provide personal care, companionship, medication management, transportation, housekeeping, etc. We can also link you with private agencies that place workers in the home.

DayBreak Adult Center

Director: Debbie Hock
Phone: 715-617-0584
Location: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
5030 Highway 70 West, Eagle River.
Times:Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:00-3:00
Services: A respite care center for anyone who needs minimal assistance. Activities and occasional outings are planned according to participants interests and abilities. Lunch is included in the daily fee.

Contact:

Amie Rein Family Caregiver Support Coordinator
521 E. Wall Street, Eagle River WI 54521 (physical address)
330 Court St., Eagle River WI 54521 (mailing address)
(715) 479-3725 e-mail: amrein@co.vilas.wi.us