You Are Invited: To an Employment Event in the State Capitol December 19

Representatives Macco, Edming and Anderson, along with Senator Tiffany are hosting a special event in the State Capitol to celebrate employers and their employees with disabilities. All are welcome to attend!   What: Celebrating Employers and Partners with Business for Employees with Disabilities Where: Assembly Parlor (off the Assembly Floor – second floor of the […]

The Arc Racine and The Arc Wisconsin Work to Improve Health Outcomes

Racine, WI – The Arc Racine, The Arc Wisconsin and Anthem are hosting a graduation event on December 12 to celebrate  28 local youths with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are working hard to improve their health. The youth participated in the “Health and Fitness for All” project, a 12-week program that stresses the importance […]

Wisconsin Future Planning Network – Training Participant Materials

Instructions on Your Outreach: Outreach to Aging Caregivers_Wisconsin Reporting Instructions Nov 2017 Outreach Log: 2017-2018 Outreach Log Letter of Intent: FINAL CFP LOI (on cfp website) Letter of Intent (Spanish): Final Spanish Letter of Intent June 2017 Tips on Finding a Lawyer: CFP_FindLawyer_UPDATED-3-6-2017 – FINAL Tips for Finding a Lawyer (Spanish): SPANISH FindLawyer 7-8-15 – […]

The Arc Wisconsin Advocates for Improved Dental Care

On November 29 The Arc Wisconsin provided testimony in the State Legislature to request that they expand a dental care pilot that would improve Medicaid rates for dentists. Access to dental care across our state is a significant problem for people with disabilities.   * 29% of adults with disabilities reported having at least one […]

Learn about Supported Decision-Making and Exciting New Legislation in Wisconsin

On November 8 The Arc Wisconsin along with partner organizations the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (BPDD), Disability Rights Wisconsin and the Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR) hosted an informational webinar about the latest on Supported Decision-Making in Wisconsin, including a bill that many hope will soon become law.   Listen […]

The Arc Wisconsin Supports New Employment First Bill

Madison, WI – The Arc Wisconsin celebrates The Employment First bill – LRB-0753 – introduced for co-sponsorship today (October 19) by Representative James Edming, Representative Jimmy Anderson and Senator Tom Tiffany that will be the first of its kind in the nation to promote employment of people with disabilities.   Read the Co-Sponsorship Memo Here: […]