Health

Reminder - Children’s Long-Term Support, CLTS, Community and Provider Forums August 6th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Viewing of Documentary - Chasing the Dragon, The Life of an Opiate Addict August 2nd, 2018

By Table of the Saints, Inc.

July 31st Milwaukee Listening and Feedback Session July 27th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

ADRC, IRIS, and Family Care, Your Voice Is Needed July 26th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

If Transportation is your 1 priority, make sure Survival Coalition knows it July 26th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Mental Health and Criminal Justice, Malign Neglect July 18th, 2018

By Patricia Obletz, Editor

Wisconsin BPDD Newsletter - July 2018 July 20th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Children’s Long-Term Support Community and Provider Forums July 13th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Birth to Three Listening Sessions Jully 11th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

July 10th Meeting Reminder - Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Comments on 2019 Behavioral Health Division Budget June 28th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Help us spread the word about what to do in a crisis June 10th, 2018

By Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services

Join Us - Financial Empowerment for People with Disabilities June 7th, 2018

By Urban Economic Development Association of Wisconsin

Disability Rights Wisconsin’s Victim Advocacy Program June 7th, 2018

By Disability Rights Wisconsin

June 12th Mental Health Task Force Meeting June 7th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Support Group for the Survivors of Opioid Overdose June 6th, 2018

By Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

Public Comment Session - 2019 Budget for Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division June 5th, 2018

By Milwaukee County Mental Health Board

BHD Press for Providers - Issue 1, 2018 May 22nd, 2018

By Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

Youth Behavioral Health & Wellness Summit - May 19th May 14th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

BOALTC Adds Ombudsman for IRIS Participants 60 and over

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

MHA-WI Wellness Clinic is now open May 9th, 2018

By Mental Health America of Wisconsin

May 8th Meeting - Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force May 7th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

May 2nd - “Here I Am” An evening of youth storytelling on mental health May 2nd

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Welcome to Medicare Event- May 14 May 1st, 2018

By Milwaukee County Department on Aging

Crisis - Mental Health Services for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf Blind

By Eva Dicker Eiseman

BHD Mental Health Month Resources April 27th, 2018

Mental Health Task Force Update

Suicide The Ripple Effect Film Screenings in May April 18th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Policy Changes to IDAP - Interim Disability Assistance Program April 17th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Here I Am: An evening of youth storytelling on mental health April 11th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Moving Recovery into Practice training April 6th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force – April 10 meeting April 4th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Meeting for Region 6 Medicaid SSI HMO Enrollment Changes March 24th, 2018

By Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Tues. 3/20/18: from The Atlantic April 2018 --- “If my black son has to learn that society will hate him, then let him hear about it from someone who unconditionally loves him.” The Heavy Burden of Teaching My Son About American Racism

BHD 2019 Budget - Public Comment Session March 19th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

SSI Medicaid Managed Care Expansion - Milwaukee Information Meeting Schedule March 16th, 2018

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Fri. 3/9/18: “In the land of human opportunity”: How It Feels to Be a Problem

March 13th meeting March 8th, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Latino Suicide Risk Factors and Warning Signs Presentation March 7th, 2018

By Mental Health America of WI

Family Listening Session on Autism March 1rst, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Sign Up to Receive Email Notices for the SSI Medicaid Managed Care Expansion February 23rd, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

WI Department of Health Services Informational meeting regarding a new veteran peer run respite in Milwaukee February 17th, 2018

By WI Department of Health Services

Survival Coalition Special Education Quality Survey January 31st, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Thurs. 1/25/18: Is this you? Neoliberalism Is Taking a Steep Toll on an Entire Generation’s Mental Health: Study

Mental Health In the News January 26th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week - Milwaukee County events January 22nd, 2018

By Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

Parent University Resource Fair January 17th, 2018

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

WPA Presents- Eating Disorders Presentation at Mount Mary University January 10th, 2018

By Wisconsin Psychological Association

January 9th meeting to feature Chief Judge Maxine White January 3rd, 2018

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

December 12th Mental Health Task Force meeting - will feature panel on client rights December 7th, 2017

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Table of the Saints Public Discussion December 1st, 2017

By Table of the Saints

Three ways Congress’s tax cut bill could impact people with disabilities November 16th, 2017

By Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities

Shortage of mental health care providers hits crisis point just as more teens seek help November 16th, 2017

Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

House Tax Plan Would Significantly Impact Older Adults and People with Disabilities November 10th, 2017

By Medicare Watch

Launch of MKE Elevate: Milwaukee’s Community Health Improvement Plan November 9th, 2017

By City of Milwaukee Health Department

Join us November 14 - Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force November 8th, 2017

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Open Enrollment Postcards and Calendar of Event Flyers In Stock November 2nd

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Family Friendly Guide to Services for Milwaukee County Special Needs Children and Youth and their Families October 31st, 2017

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Tailored for mental health professionals October 27th, 2017

By Milwaukee Center for Independence

Planned Parenthood Opens a New State-of-the-Art Health Care Facility October 7th, 2017

By Planned Parenthood

October 10th Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force Meeting October 4th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

8 week class in mindfulness practices for the reduction of stress October 3rd, 2017

By Dr. Susan Trafton, Psychologist

Sat. 09/30/17: Why did a 13-year-old quarterback and aspiring engineer take her own life?

2017 Season Youth Production PIECES: In My Own Voice September 29th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

Special Education Council will hold annual public forum October 11 September 25th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Final Call for Registration: Wisconsin Warrior Summit - Sept 29th September 19th, 2017

By The Dryhootch Wisconsin Warrior Summit

Beyond the Numbers: The Voice of Experience September 15th, 2017

By Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Katie Beckett Funding for Kids with Special Needs September 12th, 2017

By Penfield Children’s Center

Invitation to 9\14 Milwaukee Community Conversation with Board for People with Developmental Disabilities September 9th, 2017

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

DCTS Information Memo 2017-09, New Tools to Measure Mental Health, Substance Use Recovery September 7th, 2017

By Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Registration for the Dryhootch Wisconsin Warrior Summit 2017 is now open September 5th, 2017

By Dryhootch Partnership for Veteran Health

New Content on Youth with Disabilities August 31st, 2017

By HHS Office of Adolescent Health

! August 11th, 2017

By Disability Rights Wisconsin

Milwaukee County Budget Briefing - next steps with the County Budget August 9th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Wisconsin Warrior Summit August 8th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

August 8th briefing on 2018 Milwaukee County Dept Budget Requests as Submitted to the County Executive August 2nd, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Materials on CCS for youth from Mental Health Task Force July 14th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

New MTM How-to Sheet from Covering Wisconsin - Using Non-Emergency Medical Transportation July 13th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Mental Health Effects of Racial Trauma July 12th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

Register for the FREE screening of Care, a documentary about the caregiver workforce crisis July 11th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Notice of DVR Public Meeting on updated DVR Policy Manual July 10th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Registration is Open - Salute to Service 5K July 10th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

July 11th meeting - Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force July 6th, 2017

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Children Come First Conference - Registration is Open! July 6th, 2017

By Wisconsin Family Ties

Children’s Long Term Support Waiver Program- Elimination of the Disability Determination Requirement June 19th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

New resource, Impact of the administration’s proposed budget on people with disabilities June 19th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

June 13th meeting - Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force June 8th, 2017

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Youth Summit Information June 6th, 2017

By the Social Development Commission

reminder that Mental Health Board Finance Committee hears Public Comment on BHD budget tomorrow June 6th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

MHB Finance Committee Meeting June 7, 2017 - includes public comment June 1st, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

State budget vote on Medicaid budget provisions May 30th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Our comments on Trump budget, & Community Catalyst resources re CBO score May 25th, 2017

By Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, Community Catalyst

American Health Care Act - Opportunity or Debacle May 18th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Latest Updates on Medicaid from DC: Next Steps in Your Advocacy May 18th, 2017

By Survival Coalition

Important Changes to the MCTS’ GO Pass Program May 17th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Spanish Hopeline - Please Share May 15th, 2017

By The Milwaukee Latino Health Coalition

May 25 forum: The American Health Care Act: Opportunity or Debacle? May 10th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Mental Health Month- Healing Voices Documentary May 10th, 2017

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

14th Annual Walk for Quality Health May 10th, 2017

By Black Health Coalition of Wisconsin

American Health Care Act Threatens Access to Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services May 4th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Join us May 9th - Mental Health Task Force Meeting Agenda May 4th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

New materials to defend Medicaid & the Affordable Care Act April 1rst, 2017

By NHeLP

2017 Joint Finance Committee Hearing in Milwaukee April 5th March 29th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

2018 BHD budget priorities March 28th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

Invitation to Milwaukee African American Parents of a child with special needs March 28th, 2017

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Act Now: House Bill would cut Medicaid and replace the ACA March 15th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

AFS Family Counseling Clinic March 15th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

2018 Mental Health Board, BHD budget priorities survey and listening session - share your priorities for the 2018 budget March 15th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

Mental Health Board Agenda and Meeting Packet - Public Comment on the Budget March 15th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

State budget schedule update March 15th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/Make It Work Milwaukee

JOIN US for the next steps in the MKE Elevate Process March 4th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/Make It Work Milwaukee

Resource for youth aging out of foster care February 8th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/Make It Work Milwaukee

Congress Vote on Guns & Mental Illness February 6th, 2017

By NAMI Wisconsin (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

2017 Safety Net Clinic Referral Directory available now January 25th, 2017

By Milwaukee Health Care Partnership

Light & Unite RED for substance abuse awareness January 23rd, 2017

By Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Meeting and Public Comment January 23rd, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Important Medicaid Survey – Please Complete and Share Widely January 17th, 2017

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

ACA-Medicaid Webinar for Disability Advocates on Tuesday Jan 17th January 13th, 2017

Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

January 26, 2017, Mental Health Board REVISED Agenda and Meeting Packet January 13th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

Waukesha County Section 8 Voucher Waitlist open 1-17 to 1-19-17 January 10th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Milwaukee County Mental Health Board January 26, 2017, Meeting Agenda January 9th, 2017

By Mental Health Task Force

DCTS Information Memo 2017-01: Treatment Never Involves Sex Brochure January 06, 2017

By Wisconsin Department of Health Services

US Demand for Psych Services Soars Amid Provider Shortage; Stats, Trends & Implications January 2nd, 2017

By Ken Pope

Community Conversation Flyer December 14th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Update - DHS ForwardHealth Partner Update: 2016 BadgerCare Plus Eligibility Ending for Members Determined Eligible Under Gap Filling Rules December 13th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Tune in to WNOV 860 am at 8 am Tuesday for a Northside Facility discussion December 12th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

BuzzFeed Investigative report: Locked On The Psych Ward December 12th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Implications of Partial Repeal of the ACA through Reconciliation December 9th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

DHS presentation on NEMT December 8th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

BHD Northside Facility Community Conversations November 30th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

New Survey Shows Dire Impact of Wisconsin’s Direct Care Workforce Crisis November 30th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Help with Life Skills: December Issue of GAC Phoenix November 28th, 2016

By the Grand Avenue Club

Warmline Announcement November 19th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

HHS and the Department of Justice Issue Title VI Joint Guidance Letter for Child Welfare Systems November 17th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

BPDD Board meeting - any updates for me to share? November 11th, 2016

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Trump Posts Intent to Replace ACA with Health Savings Accounts, High Risk Pools, State Flexibility November 11th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

Post-Election Health Insurance Enrollment Update for Consumers November 10th, 2016

By Covering Wisconsin (CWI)

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Educational Session - November 15 November 3rd, 2016

By WI Center for Nursing

Mental Health Task Force November 8 meeting November 2nd, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Shortage of Medical Staff Plagues Milwaukee Jails October 31st, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

GO Pass Update - public hearing reminder October 28th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force /Make It Work Milwaukee

Mental Illess Stigma Coalition 2017 Programs October 28th, 2016

By Mental Illess Stigma Coalition

October 27, 2016, Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Agenda and Meeting Packet October 27th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Mental Health in the Southeast Asian-American Communities Panel - at UWM October 25th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Vital Voices 12th Annual Bowlathon October 20th, 2016

By Vital Voices

Public Budget Hearing tomorrow: Tell County Leaders to Invest in Community Alternatives to Youth Incarceration October 17th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

People First Milwaukee Voter Registration and Voter Experience October 11th, 2016

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Action Alert – Support the GO Pass and Transit October 7th, 2016

Make It Work Milwaukee Coalition and Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Turnout for Transportation Stories September 27th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

More Police - Not The Answer September 25th, 2016

By R.L. McNeely, Chair: Felmers O. Chaney Advocacy Board (FCAB)

Freshwater For Life Action Coalition Presents South Side Town Hall Meeting September 24th, 2016

By Freshwater For Life Action Coalition

Consumer Forums - ADRC, Family Care, IRIS September 19th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Announcement - Director, Community Centers September 19th, 2016

By Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

Sept 21 Community Conversation - Board for People with Developmental Disabilities September 15th, 2016

By DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Deaf Communication card September 13th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee - October 21 Conference and September 20th training September 11th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

GO Pass Update September 8 September 8th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Public Input for Mental Health Board - September 6, at Serb Hall September 1st, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

2017 Milwaukee County Budget - Recommendation for the GO Pass Program August 31st, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Upcoming Mental Health Board Meetings including 9-6 Public Comment August 18th, 2016

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Wisconsin Budget Project - Hints of What’s to Come in the Next Budget August 4th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force/ Make It Work Milwaukee

Project YES Focus Groups for young adults July 28th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Press Release, Family Care and IRIS Programs to Expand Statewide July 28th, 2016

By WDHS

Monthly Education Flyer July 19th, 2016

By NAMI

Milwaukee Mental Health Services Still Inadequate July 10th, 2016

By Eugene Barufkin

Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act leads to better care and improves financial well-being for new enrollees June 21st, 2016

By HHS News

ASK Mental Health Program at Milwaukee Public Libraries June 6th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

2016 Mental Health Conference at Marquette University May 31st, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

All this month - Mental Health Awareness May 4th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Tell Your Legislators Wisconsin Families and other Long-Term Care stakeholders need More Information on Family Care and IRIS 2 April 18th, 2016

By Make It Work Milwaukee/ Mental Health Task Force

Housing Update - featured topic at 4\12 Mental Health Task Force Meeting April 6th, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Healthy Minds Make Healthy Bodies & Money updated April 1rst, 2016

By Patricia Obletz, Editor, www.MilwaukeeRenaissance.com/PeaceOfMind/

Family Care, IRIS 2 Concept Paper Submitted to Joint Committee on Finance March 31rst, 2016

By Wisconsin Department of Health Services

New report shows Medicaid expansion can improve behavioral health care access March 28th, 2016

By U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

MMHTF Testimony for Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Meeting March 24th, 2016

By Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Honest, Open, Proud Facilitator Training May 25th March 22nd, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force

Wisconsin Youth Leadership Forum Accepting Applications March 22nd, 2016

By Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee

HHS releases report showing poverty reduction impact of safety net has increased tenfold since war on poverty began in 1964 March 15th, 2016

By HHS News

REFLECTIONS ON RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN PERCEPTIONS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: BLACK WOMEN HAVE TO BE TOUGH December 4th, 2015

By R.L. McNeely, Ph.D., J.D.

Overcoming Racial Disparities December 4th, 2015

By R.L. McNeely, Ph.D., J.D.

Vital Voices for Mental Health September 1rst, 2015

By Vital Voices for Mental Health

MENTAL HEALTH CARE IN MILWAUKEE Then, Now and Next July 23rd, 2015

By Barry Blackwell, M.D.

Suicide Prevention Conference- Milwaukee November 14th October 27th, 2014

By Mental Health Task Force

Share Your Experience with Medicare Advantage Denials and Appeals October 26th, 2014

By Medicare Rights Center

Veterans Family Legal Clinic at Dryhootch

Elise Cassidente

Extreme heat, medication combine to create extreme health risks July 15th, 2012

by Laura Oliver

Let’s focus on positive changes in mental health

By Kristina Finnel, MSW, APSW, President/CEO Mental Health America of Wisconsin

On Childhood Sexual Abuse

By Maria Minicucci, PhD

Healing After Rape

By Getty M. Bailey

About Mental Illnesses

By Tim Cameron

Value Experience

Samuel M. Seltzer, Clinical Psychologist, Retired

Children’s Mental Health

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