Recruiting: AmeriCorps Volunteer
GWAAR is recruiting an AmeriCorps Volunteer to help build and strengthen their volunteer program to empower individuals to get involved in their communities. Please help spread the word by printing and posting this flyer. This opportunity is open to anyone over the age of 19, there is no upper age limit. The job description with more information about qualifications and benefits of the position is found here. Use the general application and email it to Carrie Porter. Applications will be accepted until July 26, however positions are filled as qualified individuals are found. Questions about this specific opportunity can be directed to Carrie by email or phone at 608-228-8092.
Aging Advocacy Day 2016
The Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network (WAAN) held an Aging Advocacy Day at the state Capitol Wednesday, May 18, 2016. For information on WAAN’s priority public policy issues impacting the health and well-being of older adults, read WAAN’s latest issue briefs.
Check back as additional issue papers addressing both state and federal issues will be added in the near future.
Wisconsin Voter Photo ID: What Seniors Need to Know
These are concise, simple, two-sided information sheets about what Wisconsin senior voters need to know in order to cast a ballot this year with the 2011 Voter Photo ID law in effect for all 2016 elections. Please feel free to use and share this information!
2016 Wisconsin Aging Network Conference
Check back for more updates on speakers and special events!
Connecting Veterans to Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs)
The linked video and brochure are part of a toolkit created to provide information to veterans about ADRCs. The intent is to help connect veterans and their caregivers to ADRCs and the resources that may be available to them. Find out more about the toolkit.