Update February 9: 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 Applauds Proposed Mental Health Investments

“Medicaid expansion was one of the recommendations from the Governor’s Task Force on Caregiving”, said Survival Co-chair, Lisa Pugh.  “It provides an opportunity to address the workforce crisis, by providing more direct support workers and unpaid family caregivers with access to health insurance.”  Read full statement.

SURVEY OF WI DISABILITY COMMUNITY SHOWS DISPROPORTIONATE IMPACTS OF COVID

Survival Coalition releases Survey: Preserving Disability Supports Across the Lifespan after COVID Media, policymakers and the public are invited to a virtual press event Thursday, Feb. 11, at 10 a.m. that will share findings from the survey, review today’s proposal from the Governor to invest in caregiving and long-term supports, and share the stories of […]

Update February 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 January 26: 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 […]

Registration Open! Disability Advocacy Day of Action!

Disability Advocacy Day of Action!Tuesday, March 23, 2021  10:00 am – 12:00pm            Virtually 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 […]