Other Services at TCoL


Making the Ride Happen

Having trouble finding a ride? Making the Ride Happen is a free service that will pick you up from your home and bring you to our center.

Call 24 hours in advance to schedule a ride: (920) 225-1719

Valley Transit

Looking to take the bus? We are along route 11. Click below to view the schedule.

Valley Transit II

Valley transit II helps transport those with special needs. Click below for more information.

Foot Care Clinic

The foot care clinic is open Tuesday – Friday. The service is provided by My RN, LLC, specializing in foot care for adults of all ages.

Session Includes:

  • Foot and lower leg assessment
  • Relaxing foot bath
  • Toenail clipping and filing with manual instruments (no dremel tool)
  • Minimize calluses and corns.
  • Treat fungus
  • Moisturizer applied to foot and lower leg
  • Assess footwear and make recommendations as needed
  • Referral to primary care physician and/or podiatrist as needed
  • Provide written educational materials as needed

Foot Care Services and Price:

  • Each foot care session lasts approximately 60 minutes
  • Care provided by nurses and trained staff
  • Please wear or bring a clean pair of socks for after care
  • Cost is $40, payable by cash, check, or card

To make an appointment call (920) 257-9161

Office for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The State of Wisconsin, Office for the Blind and Visually Impaired (OBVI), provides information and rehabilitation services to people who are visually impaired or blind. The Appleton location at the Thompson Center on Lourdes serves people in Outagamie, Winnebago, Calumet, Manitowoc, Shawano, and Menominee counties.

Contact: Jean Kenevan at (920) 831-2090 or jeannine.kenevan@dhs.wisconsin.gov.

Options for Independent Living

Options for Independent Living is a non-profit organization committed to empowering people with disabilities to lead independent and productive lives in their community through advocacy, the provision of information, education, technology and related services. It is NOT an assisted living facility. Some services provided are Assistive Technology, Residential Assessments, Medical Assistance Personal Care Program and a durable medical equipment loan program. The majority of the services we provide are at no-cost to the individual.

Contact: Brian Miller at (920)393-1038

Easter Seals

Easterseals provides programs to individuals with disabilities and their families. Programs include Camp Wawbeek, FARM Program, Wisconsin Elks/Easter Seals Respite Program and the Self-Employment Program. There is a regional office in Appleton located at the Thompson Center on Lourdes that serves individuals living in Outagamie County.

Contact: Pattie Slempkes (920) 832-0344