Day: March 28, 2017

Make Your Voice Heard! Joint Finance Committee Hearings on the State Budget

The Wisconsin Legislature Joint Finance Committee (JFC) will be holding public hearings across the state on the proposed state budget to hear what people think about it in April. Dates and locations are as follows: Monday, April 3 (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) University of Wisconsin – Platteville Ullsvick Hall 30 South Hickory Street Platteville, WI 53818 Wednesday, April 5 (10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.) State Fair Park – Exposition Center 8200 West Greenfield Avenue West Allis, WI 53214 Friday, April 7 (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) Berlin High School (Auditorium) 222 Memorial Drive Berlin, WI 54923 Tuesday, April...

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Youth Leadership Forum: Apply Now!

The Wisconsin Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) is a week-long leadership training and career awareness program for high school students with disabilities. It provides training in leadership, self-advocacy skills, and career awareness to approximately 30 students with disabilities from throughout the state of Wisconsin. YLF is a project of the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities. The Wisconsin Youth Leadership Forum is for: Students who show leadership potential by being active in their school and community Students who have a disability (physical, learning, cognitive, emotional, sensory, etc.) Wisconsin residents Students who are currently sophomores, juniors or seniors Why Attend...

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