Wisconsin Families Share Concerns about Proposed Changes to Medicaid

Congress is proposing significant changes to Mediccaid funding that comes to Wisconsin for programs that people with disabiltieis use, like Family Care, IRIS, Katie Beckett, personal care, school therapies and more.   Watch these stories that tell families’ concerns about the American Health Care Act and proposed per capita caps for Medicaid: Families of disabled […]

The Impact of Medicaid Funding Changes in Wisconsin

Congress is proposing significant changes to how Medicaid will be funded in the future. Stay informed!   The Latest Materials to Use in Your Advocacy on this issue: High Risk Insurance Pools in Wisconsin Alternatives for Sustaining Medicaid – Ideas from Wisconsinites Next Steps for Advocates – Protecting Medicaid 4-25-17   On Friday, March 24 […]

Wondering what is in the State Budget? See this Summary for Self-Advocates

It is important that self-advocates with disabilities understand what is in the state budget and how funding proposals affect their supports. The Arc Wisconsin is partnering with People First Wisconsin, the state’s largest self-advocate organization, to share budget information and to encourage people with disabilities to contact their legislators. See this new state budget summary […]