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2016 Self-Determination Conference, November 8-10

Announcements

Register Now! Click Here THE COUNTDOWN TO THE 9th ANNUAL CONFERENCE BEGINS! 8. BEFORE YOU COME IN NOVEMBER: Vote on Nov 8! Be sure to stop by your local voting place on November 8 to cast your ballot before heading to the conference. Be sure to allow for plenty of time,...

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Tee-Off for the BRIDGE

Community Outreach

Trista Brandt, Consumer Direct Wisconsin (CDWI) Program Manager, and Jordan Swanger, CDWI Program Coordinator, were pleased to attend the 5th Annual Corbin’s Cup Gold Benefit for BRIDGE. CDWI sponsored a hole and proceeds of the event will help fund the construction of a gazebo on the BRIDGE for Community Life...

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Learn About the ABLE Program

Educate

The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) program allows individuals who are disabled before age twenty-six to set money aside in an account to pay for disability-related expenses. Earnings on an ABLE account would not be taxed, and account funds would generally not be considered for the supplemental security...

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2016 Aging Empowerment Conference

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Join us for the 2016 Aging Empowerment Conference! Where: Glacier Canyon Lodge Conference, Center at the Wilderness Resort, Wisconsin Dells When: June 7-8 Conference Details: Registration Registration Fee: Preconference | $50 Older Adult | $95 Professional | $150 Scholarships available for older adults and family caregivers! We have numerous scholarships available...

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Disability Advocacy Day Recap

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This week Erin and Emily represented Consumer Direct Wisconsin at Disability Advocacy Day in Madison, Wisconsin. Disability Advocacy Day connects advocates with their legislators so they can share their story and tell them what issues are important to people with disabilities. We think 200-250 advocates attended. Awesome job Erin...

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Disability Advocacy Day

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JOIN US! Tuesday, March 15, 2016 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, One John Nolen Drive,  Madison, WI The Survival Coalition will host Disability Advocacy Day on March 15, 2016. Save the date and spread the word! Disability Advocacy Day is designed to connect you with your legislators so...

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Minneapolis Polar Plunge

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On March 5, Consumer Direct Wisconsin participated in the Minneapolis Polar Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota. A total of 5,000 Plungers raised more than $1,200,000. We were happy to be there! Trista Brandt |  Program Manager Consumer Direct Wisconsin

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