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Register today for the Circles of Life Conference

Register today for the Circles of Life Conference

EDUCATE AND EMPOWER TOGETHER May 6 and 7, 2021 Circles of Life is Wisconsin’s annual conference for families who have children with disabilities and the providers and other professionals who support them. This year’s conference will be held “virtually” using Zoom...

Plain Language Vaccine Resources

Plain Language Vaccine Resources

BPDD’s Living Well project has created some plain language information about how paid and unpaid caregivers can get the COVID vaccine. They include when, where and how people in long-term care programs and their paid and unpaid supporters can get the vaccine. See more...

What’s the Word: April 2021

What’s the Word: April 2021

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 Jordan Anderson, a self-advocate from Auburndale...

BPDD State Plan 2022-2026 Public Comments Request

BPDD State Plan 2022-2026 Public Comments Request

Every five years, the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (BPDD) submits a plan to the federal government for systems change focused on improving the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities through full inclusion and...

Register today for the 2021 Employment First Conference

Register today for the 2021 Employment First Conference

Thursday, May 13, 2021 Virtual Format from 8:30am to 3:30pm This year’s Employment First conference will provide an immersion into person-centered thinking and practices. Throughout this interactive, virtual event you will have the opportunity to network with others...

Self-Determination Conference: Call for Proposals

Self-Determination Conference: Call for Proposals

Are you interested in presenting at the 2021 Self-Determination Conference?  We are seeking session proposals for Tuesday, October 19 & Wednesday, October 20, 2021.     This year’s theme: Growing Stronger Together will help people with disabilities lead more...

What’s the Word: March 2021

What’s the Word: March 2021

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 Brittany Wilson a poet, athlete, and...

BPDD Project Videos on Website and YouTube

BPDD Project Videos on Website and YouTube

Throughout the years, BPDD along with our partners, grantees and participants in our various projects have created so many informative videos! We wanted to put as many of them as possible in one place. If you are looking for recorded sessions from a conference, you...

Live Webinar! Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine

Live Webinar! Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine

March 11th 6:30-7:30pm Virtual Webinar and Facebook Live Event  UPDATE: Spanish Language interpretation available! Adults in Long-Term Care, 16- and 17-year-olds in Children's Medicaid disability programs, and caregivers are now eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine....

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