PowerUP! Volunteer Training
Join n4a and GWAAR for a second round of PowerUP! volunteer trainings which will be a series of webinars culminating in an in-person training event. This training is designed to walk you and your volunteer team through the process of establishing a PowerUP! team one step at a time. The webinar dates are January 27, March 2, and April 19 and the in-person training will be May 12 at the Holiday Inn in Stevens Point. This flyer has more information. Registration has closed. Please contact Carrie Porter, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
GWAAR Weighs in on Long-Term Care System Changes
Advocacy & Public Policy Coordinator Janet Zander testified on behalf of GWAAR and the Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network (WAAN) before the State Assembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care November 18, 2015, offering recommendations for implementing recently-adopted changes to the state's long-term care system. Read her testimony here.
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.