Our History

Over 45 Years
Helping Long-Term
Care Adults Live
As Independently
as Possible.

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From 1977-2024

1977: Community Care was Founded

We started our mission to provide services that empower the elderly and adults with disabilities to maintain their lifestyles and take control of their healthcare.

1982: An Alternative to Nursing Homes

We developed Community Options, a program that helps individuals to stay in their homes and their community.

1985: Protecting the Elderly

The Elder Abuse Reporting Program was developed.

1990: First Organization to Administer Pace

We introduced the innovative PACE model.

1996: Partnering with Physicians

The Wisconsin Partnership Program is developed, allowing members to use their physician of choice.

2007-2010: Expand Throughout Wisconsin

Community Care expands to Kenosha, Racine, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Waukesha, and Walworth.

2011: Over 10,000 Members Milestone

Enrollment surpasses 10,000 members.

2015: Starts Day Center Services

Community Care and the United Community Center (UCC) partner to begin offering day center services to our members.

2017: Celebrating 40 Years

We celebrate 40 years as a non-profit organization, delivering quality care and excellence!

2018-2021: We Keep Growing

PACE expands to Kenosha county, making a total of 4 counties offering the Community Care PACE Program.

2020: Dane County Expansion

Family Care expands to Dane county, making a total of 15 counties offering the Community Care Family Care Program.

What 40 Years Means to Community Care

Watch what 40 years means to our members and employees.