Each month BPDD features a different leader in Wisconsin living with a disability. “What’s the Word?” is an opportunity to hear directly from self-advocates about what’s important to them. This month’s column comes from Ernest Hopkins who resides in Milwaukee County. Ernest is a self-advocate,an agent of change and a former chairman of Union of Disability Professionals INC.

What’s the Word

If you or somebody you know would like to be featured in “What’s the Word” contact Jeremy at jeremy.gundlach@wisconsin.gov