Juneau County

Listed below are cancer resources available in Juneau County.

Local resources include:
Cancer Prevention
Cancer Screening
Financial Assistance
Home Health Care
Hospice
Low Cost Clinics
Medical Transportation
Oncology/Cancer Services
Resource Referral Agencies
Support Groups

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Cancer Prevention

BadgerCare: Tobacco Cessation
800-362-3002 (Member Services)
BadgerCare currently covers most tobacco cessation medications and individual counseling. These services could change. Call Member Services for the most up to date information on what services are covered and if there are any limits on services.

Juneau County – UW Extension
211 Hickory Street, Room 302, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9329
The Juneau County – UW Extension Family Living Program provides education that promotes community wellness. The Family Nutrition Program also provides practical nutrition and budgeting information to families and individuals. Please call the Juneau County – UW Extension Office for more information.

Mile Bluff Medical Center
1050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-6161
Mile Bluff Medical Center offers smoking cessation classes, Smart Balance classes and nutrition counseling. Mile Bluff also has clinic locations in Elroy, Delton, Necedah and New Lisbon. Please call Mile Bluff Medical Center for more information about available services and/or to make an appointment.

Security Health Plan: Tobacco Free Program
1515 Saint Joseph Avenue, Marshfield, Wisconsin
800-472-2363
The Tobacco Free Program provides a personalized plan for each member. The quit rate for smokers who participate in evidence-based tobacco quit programs is double the national average of smokers who try to quit on their own. This evidence-based Tobacco Free Program is provided at no cost to Security or Family Health Plan members. Please call Security Health Plan’s Tobacco Free Program for more information.

WEA Trust: Quit Smoking—Your Way!
Madison, Wisconsin
800-279-4000 (toll-free)
Quit Smoking—Your Way! is free and available to members age 18 and over who have WEA Trust health insurance. Studies show you can greatly increase your odds of successfully quitting tobacco when you combine tobacco cessation counseling with the use of tobacco cessation medications. Call WEA Trust for the most up to date information on what services are covered and if there are any limits on services.

Cancer Screening

Family Health La Clinica
400 South Townline Road, Wautoma, Wisconsin
920-787-5514
Family Health La Clinica is a non-profit, community-based clinic that provides comprehensive primary and preventative health care and social services to medically underserved individuals and families.  The following cancer screening services are available:
• Oral cancer: oral cancer screening is part of dental screening
Please call for more information about available services.

Family Planning Health Services, Inc.
522 State Road 82 E, Suite F, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-6568 or (800) 246-5743
Family Planning Health Services, Inc. provides high quality, affordable and accessible reproductive and nutritional services to women and their families. The following cancer screening services are available :
• Breast cancer: Clinical breast exams
• Cervical cancer: Pap tests, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) test
Please call Family Planning Health Services, Inc. for more information and/or to make an appointment.

Mile Bluff Medical Center & Clinics
1050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin; Clinics in Delton, Elroy, Necedah and New Lisbon
608-847-6161
Mile Bluff Medical Center provides the following cancer screening services:
• Breast cancer: Clinical breast exams and mammograms
• Colorectal cancer: Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy
• Cervical cancer: Pap tests, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) test and colposcopy
• Prostate cancer: Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) test and digital rectal exam (DRE)
Please call Mile Bluff Medical Center & Clinics for more information and/or to make an appointment.

St. Joseph’s Health Services: Gunderson Lutheran
Elroy and Wonewoc Clinics
Elroy 608-462-4116; Wonewoc 608-464-3575
The Elroy and Wonewoc Clinics provide the following cancer screening services:
• Breast cancer: Clinical breast exams
• Colorectal cancer: Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT)
• Cervical cancer: Pap tests, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) test
• Prostate cancer: Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) test and digital rectal exam (DRE)
Please call St. Joseph’s Health Services: Gunderson Lutheran for more information and/or to make an appointment.

Financial Assistance

Central Wisconsin Community Action Council (CWCAC)
1 Kennedy Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-1124
CWCAC provides programming and services to low-income individuals and families. Programs include energy assistance. Please call the CWCAC office for more information.

Friends and Family Cancer Foundation
PO Box 8, Mauston, WI 53948
608-415-3548
Provides financial assistance and supportive services to area families living with cancer in Adams, Juneau and Sauk County. Please visit the Friends and Family Cancer Foundation website for a copy of the application or call the office for more information.

Wisconsin Department of Health Services: Capital IM Consortia
888-445-1621 (toll-free)
Provides enrollment services and benefits management to residents in Adams, Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Juneau, Richland and Sauk County. Programs include FoodShare, BadgerCare, BadgerCare Plus, Family Planning Only Services and Caretaker Supplement. Income requirements apply. Please call the toll-free number or visit the Access website (listed above) for more information.

Wisconsin Well Woman Medicaid
608-847-9373
Wisconsin Well Woman Medicaid allows certain women to get full Medicaid benefits. This program helps women who have been diagnosed and are in need of treatment for breast or cervical cancer. Please call for more information and eligibility requirements. Women enrolled in Wisconsin Well Woman Program should contact their WWWP local coordinating agency (see information below).

Wisconsin Well Woman Program: Juneau County
220 East State Street Courthouse Room 104, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9373
Provides preventive health screening services to women with little or no health insurance coverage. Well Woman pays for mammograms, Pap tests, certain other health screenings and multiple sclerosis testing for women with a high risk of multiple sclerosis. Please call the Wisconsin Well Woman Coordinator for more information and eligibility requirements. The Well Woman Coordinator serves Adams, Juneau and Sauk County.

Home Health Care

Hess Home Health
1050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-1480
Hess Home Health brings together registered nurses, home health aides, physical and occupational therapists and social workers to offer complete home care. Services provided include: home health aide, medical social service, nursing care, physical therapy and occupational therapy. Please call Hess Home Health for more information.

Hospice

Hospice Touch & Serenity House
050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-6161 ext 4649
Hospice Touch & Serenity House provides physical, emotional and spiritual care and support to families and individuals who have been diagnosed with a terminal illness. Please call the Hospice Touch & Serenity House for more information.

Low Cost Clinics

Please see Family Planning Health Services, Inc. above.

Medical Transportation

LogistiCare: Medical Assistance Transportation Program
Atlanta, Georgia
866-907-1493
LogistiCare assists in providing transportation for medical care for those on Medical Assistance. Please call LogistiCare for more information.

Oncology/Cancer Services

Mile Bluff Medical Center: Cancer Care Services
1050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9877
Mile Bluff Medical Center’s Cancer Care Services provide cancer screening and testing, therapeutic infusions for cancer patients, palliative care, social services, chemotherapy administration, symptom management, dietary information and hospice referrals. For more information, please call Cancer Care Services.

Resource Referral Agencies

Aging Disability and Resource Center (ADRC)
220 LaCrosse Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9371
Provides information and assistance to both older and disabled adults, their friends, families, caregivers and the general public. The ADRC Assists with appropriate referrals to other agencies based on requests and needs. Please call the ADRC office for more information about resources available in Juneau County.

Aging Unit
220 LaCrosse Street, Courthouse Annex Room 6, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9371
Provides information and assistance to all older adults in Juneau County. Services include: information and assistance, benefits specialist services, nutrition education and nutrition sites. Please call the Aging Unit for more information about available services.

Juneau County Department of Human Services
220 LaCrosse Street, Courthouse Annex Room 23, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-2400
Provides information and assistance to all residents in Juneau County. Services include: economic support, resources for the elderly, FoodShare eligibility, Birth to 3 Program and much more. Please call the Juneau County Department of Human Services for more information about available services.

Juneau County Health Department
220 East State Street, Courthouse Room 104, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9373
Provides information and assistance to all residents in Juneau County. Services include: community health education, maternal and child health, environmental health, injury prevention, public health preparedness, tobacco education and much more. Please call the Juneau County Health Department for more information about available services.

United Way 2-1-1
2-1-1
Assists callers by helping them assess their needs and identify appropriate community-based resources. United Way 2-1-1 manages a community database that consists of health and human service providers, non-profits, educational programs, clubs and community groups available to Juneau County residents. Please call 2-1-1 or visit the website for more information about available programs and services.

Support Groups

Mile Bluff Medical Center
Look Good….Feel Better Program
1050 Division Street, Mauston, Wisconsin
608-847-9877
The Look Good Feel Better Program holds individual and group workshops that teach beauty techniques to female cancer patients to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Programs are open to all women with cancer who are undergoing chemotherapy, radiation or other forms of treatment. Please call for more information.