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Fall 2020 BPDD Grants, Programs and Applications

Fall 2020 BPDD Grants, Programs and Applications

While this fall still looks uncertain with COVID-19, we will still be running our Fall grants and programs. Some of these may look a little different, but our staff are getting creative to support projects around the state in the safest way possible. Employment First...

New Family Navigators at LOV Inc

New Family Navigators at LOV Inc

BPDD and LOV Inc. have been supporting tribal and Latinx families in Wisconsin who have a family member with disabilities. When the COVID-19 pandemic came to Wisconsin, we had to halt our in-person activities.  To support these families during this time, we proposed...

Self-Determination Virtual Conference 2020

Self-Determination Virtual Conference 2020

Application Requests are now available for the 2020 Self-Determination Conference. Turning Vision into Reality! October 26-28, 2020 Calling all Wisconsin organizations that support self-determination and self-directed support in Wisconsin. We encourage you to submit...

State-Plan Virtual Cafes

State-Plan Virtual Cafes

We are holding virtual Conversation Cafes to gather ideas for our new 5-year plan. We want to know what you think we can do to help people with disabilities have more control over their lives and be more involved in their community. Join us to share your thoughts....

What’s the Word: July 2020

What’s the Word: July 2020

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 Patrick Friedrich, a BPDD board member and...

Living Well Wednesdays

Living Well Wednesdays

How do we increase health, safety, independence and well-being of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in our community? Over the next five years, the Living Well grant plans to develop and test approaches to improve home and community-based...

What’s the Word: June 2020

What’s the Word: June 2020

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 Stacy Ellingen, whom you might recognize as one...

Self-Determination YouTube Channel

Self-Determination YouTube Channel

Last week the Self-Determination YouTube Channel hit a milestone of 500 subscribers! In an effort to help people get notifications on when new videos are posted, co-host Ashley Mathy goes over how to subscribe and turn notifications on! Anyone with a google account...

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