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PeaceOfMind: SeniorsAndPeopleWithDisabilitiesProposedWIBudgetAffectsYou

Seniors and People with Disabilities: Proposed WI Budget Affects You!

February 17, 2015

Concerns about major changes in long term care in state budget, especially the elimination of IRIS, as well as major changes to Family Care, and to the ADRCs? Here is a link to a document from Survival Coalition of Wisconsin Disability Organizations that analyzes these provisions:
http://www.survivalcoalitionwi.org/index.php/2015/updates/survival-coalition-analysis-of-impacts-on-wi-long-term-care-family-careiris-in-proposed-2015-2017-biennial-budget/

Here are links to information about some opportunities to get involved with the budget:

Make It Work Milwaukee! Coalition Co-chairs

Barbara Beckert, Disability Rights Wisconsin Milwaukee Office Director
Tom Hlavacek, Alzheimers Association of Southeastern Wisconsin - Executive Director

Barbara Beckert, Milwaukee Office Director DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN
6737 W. Washington St., Suite 3230 Milwaukee, WI 53214
414–773–4646 Ext 15 Voice
414–773–4647 Fax
barbara.beckert@drwi.org

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