Update March 2: COVID Cases and Deaths Among People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin

(Madison) – The Survival Coalition of more than 30 disability organizations supports the work of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Governor Evers’ administration to share regularly updated data regarding the impacts of COVID-19 in Wisconsin’s Medicaid Adult Home and Community-Based Services system.  People with disabilities and older adults, particularly those who live […]

Update February 23: COVID Cases and Deaths Among People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin

(Madison) – The Survival Coalition of more than 30 disability organizations supports the work of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Governor Evers’ administration to share regularly updated data regarding the impacts of COVID-19 in Wisconsin’s Medicaid Adult Home and Community-Based Services system.  People with disabilities and older adults, particularly those who live […]

Update February 16: COVID Cases and Deaths Among People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin

(Madison) – The Survival Coalition of more than 30 disability organizations supports the work of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Governor Evers’ administration to share regularly updated data regarding the impacts of COVID-19 in Wisconsin’s Medicaid Adult Home and Community-Based Services system.  People with disabilities and older adults, particularly those who live […]

SURVIVAL COALITION SUPPORTS GOVERNOR’S INVESTMENTS IN THE DISABILITY COMMUNITY

(MADISON) – The Wisconsin Survival Coalition of more than 25 disability organizations supports the investments in the state’s disability community outlined in Governor Tony Evers’ proposed biennial budget. We thank the Governor for listening to and incorporating the needs of people with disabilities and their families in this budget proposal. Survival Coalition will continue to […]

Registration Open for Disability Advocacy Day!

Disability Advocacy Day of Action!Tuesday, March 23, 2021  10:00 am – 12:00pmVirtually on ZoomRegistration Now!https://p2a.co/0Kdd3jR Disability Day of Action is a virtual event focused on connecting Disability Advocates with their legislators to talk about issues that matter to them. Attendees are expected to participate in the morning briefing and call their legislators in the afternoon. […]

Survival Coalition Supports Governor’s Proposals to Improve Conditions for Direct Care Workers, Family Caregivers

(Madison) – The Survival Coalition of more than 25 disability organizations commends Governor Evers for the proposals announced today to improve conditions for direct care workers and family caregivers in the state. Survival Coalition specifically supports recommendations to enhance resources for family caregivers provided through Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs), proposals to raise rates […]