Category: Press Releases
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BPDD is gathering input for its new State Plan in person at Conversation Cafes, held throughout the state (Lively and interactive, Conversations Cafes enable everyone to have an opportunity to provide input and improve the quality of the outcomes):
Wisconsin Partners in Policymaking is a six-session advocacy and systems change training program. Advocates can sign up for the next session now.
The Wisconsin Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) is a week-long leadership training and career awareness program for high school students with disabilities, July 26-31, 2015, Edgewood College, Madison.
BPDD and Disability Rights Wisconsin are excited to work with legislators to move forward important legislation that would increase the economic self-sufficiency and quality of life for people with disabilities and their families.
New project to increase the number of people with disabilities who have choice and control over their lives.
BPDD concerned about how students with disabilities will be affected
AB 471 will Remove “R-Word” from Wisconsin Law.
Bill will improve school safety for students and staff.
Bills will improve access to Wisconsin’s Long-Term Care Programs.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and to highlight this, the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities is organizing the Take your Legislator to Work Campaign.