NewBridge Madison works with thousands of older adults in Madison and Monona. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the offices are closed, and most programs are suspended, but staff are working from home to make sure older adults are taken care of.
NewBridge is providing the following services to residents 60 and older in Madison and Monona:
Case management: Social workers are available at 512-0000 and by email at Info@NewBridgeMadison.org to help older adults and connect them to resources.
Food bridge delivery: Volunteers are delivering groceries from The River Food Pantry to the older adult’s door.
Necessities from NewBridge emergency kit delivery: Volunteers are delivering kits to the older adult’s door.
Staff are taking monetary and supply donations: thermometers, shampoo, household cleaning products, toilet paper, soap, laundry PODS, mouthwash, garbage bags, Kleenex, hand sanitizer, dish soap, pet food, cat litter, Lysol spray, Depends, baby wipes and “flushable” wipes. Donations will be accepted online and from 10 a.m. to noon every Monday at NewBridge West office at 5724 Raymond Road, Madison.