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28th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

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Today marks the 28th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is legislation that set out to ensure that people with disabilities enjoy equal access in all areas of public life. This includes equal access to jobs, schools, transportation and all places that are open to...

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Aging Empowerment Conference

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Last week, we were proud to sponsor and exhibit at the Aging Empowerment Conference at the Crowne Plaza in Madison, Wisconsin. Jordan and Trista joined fellow exhibitors and community partners for two days of learning and networking. The conference, hosted by InControl Wisconsin, is one of the premier events...

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Proudly Supporting Human Services in Wisconsin

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It’s a privilege to be involved in community activities. We value learning new information, working with community partners, and meeting new people at conferences and events throughout the year. It helps to inform us so that we can best support people with maintaining independence at home and in the...

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2017 Self-Determination Conference

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On November 1-3, our team attended the 2017 Wisconsin Self-Determination Conference:  In Full Color. We exhibited our Care Network Wisconsin services and spoke with many people. The conference this year had record attendance! The conference theme was Celebrating You…Mind, Body, and Spirit and had hands-on activities and wellness screenings. It was great to be there with community partners...

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2017 DSP Appreciation

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I am thankful to live in this great land where we are afforded the right to maintain independence at home and in the community.  I grew up with cerebral palsy and have needed assistance with daily living activities for my whole life.  I’m also thankful to work for a...

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2017 Aging Empowerment Conference

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Join us at the Aging Empowerment conference, July 6-7, at the Wilderness Resort – Wisconsin Dells! Promoting Choice and Control for All The Aging Empowerment Conference brings together people who are committed to the notion that older people should be empowered to live the life they choose. Our goals for this...

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Joint Finance Committee Budget Hearings

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The Joint Finance Committee released the times for their upcoming budget hearings. This is a great way to meet and build relationships with your local legislators! 10 am – 5 pm: Monday, April 3. UW Platteville, Ullsvick Hall, Platteville 10 am – 6 pm: Wednesday, April 5, State Fair Park...

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4th Annual Final Affairs Conference

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We invite you to the 4th Annual Final Affairs Conference on Friday, April 28, 9am – 3pm. Here’s an opportunity to learn about arranging personal and legal affairs when receiving end of life care. To learn more about the conference and how to register, please click here.

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2016 Self-Determination Conference

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This week, we had the opportunity to attend the 2016 Self-Determination Conference. Nicole Ryan-Regional Coordinator, Lori Schoblaski-Program Coordinator, and Trista Brandt-Program Manager attended. Each year more than 600 people participate in the conference to learn more about self-determination and programs that further independent living. It was great to be...

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Caregiver (DSP) Appreciation

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Last month, we ran our Caregiver Appreciation program in coordination with Direct Support Professionals Week, September 11-17. We recognized 3,583 direct support professionals in eight states for their outstanding service to assist people in their homes to maintain independence. The feedback we received before and during the week was...

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