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UCC Adult Day Center

Address: 1028 S. 9th St.

The Adult Day Center (ADC) is accessed via the main entrance on 9th Street.


By car: Head south on N 16th St. Turn left onto W National Ave. Turn right onto S 10th St. Turn left onto W Washington St, turn left onto S 9th St.

By bus: Take the #14 bus from 12th and Wisconsin or 16th and Wisconsin. Get off at W. National Ave. and S. 16th St. Take the #18 bus east to W. National Ave. and 9th St. Walk about two blocks south to the site, at 1028 S. 9th Street. OR Take the #80 south to 6th and National. Walk to 1028 S. 9th St.

Orientation: TBD

Days/Hours of Volunteering: Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

Description of Agency/Activities:

The Adult Day Center provides direct services for frail and/or cognitively impaired adults, particularly those who are Hispanic, to decrease their isolation and optimize their in-home functioning, thereby delaying or preventing the need for institutionalization. Programming components include:

Student Role at Agency:

There are many service options at the UCC Adult Day Center, including participating in and facilitating recreational, educational, nutritional, and/or health promotion group activities, and other supportive services to the elderly. Specific options will be explored on-site and students will be placed according to their academic needs, temperament, schedule, and interests.

*Knowledge of Spanish is necessary for this position.



Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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