Attend a Joint Finance Budget Hearing Near You

The Joint Finance Committee (JFC)  – the Wisconsin legislature’s budget committee – will hold six hearings about the state budget in April all around the state. The public is invited to attend and testify about issues that are important to them. Come tell your story and make sure the supports you or a loved one […]

Have you Signed up for a State Budget Training? Want to learn about Proposed Cuts to Medicaid?

The Arc Wisconsin is going on the road across Wisconsin in a series of 17 state budget trainings in partnership with the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities and Disability Rights Wisconsin. Many of these trainings are hosted by local chapters of The Arc. In addition to learning about the state budget you will […]

The Arc Wisconsin Introduces Disability Employment Proposals

February 8, 2017 Contacts:   Beth Moss, BPDD (608) 266-5038 Lisa Pugh, The Arc Wisconsin (608) 422-4250 EMPLOYMENT FIRST SUMMIT AT CAPITOL CHAMPIONS INCREASED EMPLOYMENT FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES; Take Your Legislator to Work Celebrates Five Years of Success   (MADISON)—More than 40 legislators, many employers and employees with disabilities from around the state demonstrated […]