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2018 Senior & Disabilities Guide | 

Douglas County

Medigap Part D 
Prescription Helpline 
(855) 677-2783

North Country  
Independent Living 
69 North 28th Street, Suite 28 
Superior WI 54880 
(715) 392-9118 Voice/TTY 
(800) 924-1220   
Voice/TTY 
ncil@northcountryil.org 
northcountryil.com

Ombudsman State of WI Board  
on Aging and Long Term Care 
1402 Pankratz Street, Suite 111 
Madison WI 53704 
(800) 815-0015  
boaltc@wisconsin.gov 
longtermcare.wi.gov 

Railroad Retirement Board 
Federal Building 
515 West First Street, Room 125 
Duluth MN 55802 
(877) 772-5772 
rrb.gov/field/do_dulu.asp

The Senior Reporter®  
PO Box 161318 
Duluth MN 55816 
(218) 624-4949 
hceditor@icloud.com 
theseniorreporter.org 
The Senior Reporter, a monthly 
magazine, provides journalism  
for seniors, caregivers and 
families. The Senior Reporter  
also is the publisher of the 
Douglas County Senior & 
Disabilities Resource Guide.

Social Security Superior Office 
4221 Tower Avenue 
Superior WI 54880 
(877) 628-6578 Local 
(800) 772-1213 National 
socialsecurity.gov

Veterans Service Office 
1316 North 14th St, Room 385 
Superior WI 54880 
(715) 395-1331 
douglascountywi.org

Veterans Van Line 
715-395-7227

Veterans Crisis Line 
800-273-8255, Press 1 

Advocacy: 

Community 

Organizations

Alzheimer’s Association 
525 Lake Avenue 
Duluth MN 55802 

 

218-722-4335 
800-272-3900 24/7 Helpline 
alz.org/mnnd/

Whether you have an unexpected illness or a planned surgery,  

you may need additional care before returning home.
TRANSITIONAL CARE (or swing bed) at Essentia Health St. Mary’s 

Hospital-Superior provides the care you need to heal, gain strength 

and get back to your independent life.

Devoted to getting 

you back to what  

you love most

Medicare and other insurance 

providers cover transitional 

care, in most cases.

To learn more about 

transitional care or to 

schedule a private tour,  

call St. Mary’s Hospital-

Superior Social Services  

at 715.817.7018.

•  A dedicated team of nurses, 

physicians, therapists, social services, 

pharmacists, dietitians and chaplains 

to meet your rehabilitation and 

treatment goals

• 24-hour emergency care
•  Daily access to a full scope of 

rehabilitation services

• Dialysis on site

EssentiaHealth.org