Fox Valley Advocacy Coalition: Serving People with Disabilities and the Elderly in Northeast Wisconsin and the Fox Valley

Events

  • Fox Valley Wheelchair Wash – Sept 17, 2021 -CANCELLED

    CANCELLED

    Due to recent upsurges in COVID-19 and Variants, the Fox Valley Wheelchair Wash has been CANCELLED.

    Hopefully, this event can return in 2022. … + Read More


  • Fox Valley Wheelchair Wash – Sept 17, 2021 -CANCELLED

    At NuMotion Sept 17, 2021
    Have your Wheelchair, Scooter, or Mobility Device Cleaned and Inspected in a SAFE ENVIRONMENT.  We are excited to offer this Event again.  Pre-registration is now required. Walk-ins are not allowed this year in an effort to keep numbers low. Please keep your eyes open for more details to be released this summer.
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  • Outagamie County Department Of Health & Human Services Virtual Public Hearing – June 7, 2021 Virtual

    The Outagamie County Health & Human Services Board invites interested citizens to provide input on the development of the 2022 Health and Human Services budget.

    This is a Virtual Meeting only. being held on:

    MONDAY, JUNE 7, 2021, 4:30 – 6:00 P.M

    To join by phone, dial: +1 301 715 8592,  Meeting ID: 868 2912 6598#,  Password: 553303

    Join Zoom Meeting

    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86829126598?pwd=TWV2OFBZQ21TK2l2SGRoVitMSXpnZz09

    Information on how to Register on Flyer.+ Read More


  • Public Transit in Rural and Urban Wisconsin – April 17

    Saturday, April 17, 2021.
    By Wisconsin Transit Alliance
    Registration: tinyurl.com/WTRA-041721

    Opening Remarks: Lt. Governor Mandela Barns (Dis. 32)
    Panel Discussion: Sen Brad Pfaff (Dis. 32) & Sylvia Ortiz-Velez (Dis. 8)

    Why are Regional Transportation Authorities so important?

    See Flyer for More Information & a List of co-Sponsors + Read More


  • Governor’s Task Force on Caregiving Public Hearing – June 29

    Task Force Public Hearing: Monday, June 29, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Agenda Below

    The Public Hearing will be online only.   There will be a survey posted on June 29 – July 14 for comments on the Governor’s Task Force on Caregiving website: https://gtfc.wisconsin.gov/

    See Draft Proposals Ahead to Know When to Attend per Agenda:

    https://gtfc.wisconsin.gov/content/draft-policy-proposals

    Video Meeting via Zoom

    https://dhswi.zoom.us/j/96084446193?pwd=Q2p3U2dCYzh4RkZwWGd2S0JwTEN3dz09

    Toll-Free Audio: 1-844-708-2571 … + Read More


  • Outagamie County Health and Human Services Public Hearing – June 22

    Outagamie County Health and Human Services is holding a Public Hearing.  For more info see Flyer. 

    This is a Teleconference Hearing.  There will be no people participating in person.

    Monday, June 22 2020 at 4:30p-6p.

    Write, Email, or Call ahead to participate.

    Write:
    Outagamie County Health & Human Services Department
    Attention: Director
    320 South Walnut Street
    Appleton, WI 5491
    Email: HumanSvc@outagamie.org
    Members of the public can also testify by phone during the hearing by contacting:
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  • Vegas Madness – Friday, Mach 6, 2020

    On March 6, 2020, at 7P Vegas Madness brings fun and excitement to your night. It’s all for children siblings of those with disabilities. Players Receive Unlimited “fun money” for casino games. Fox Club cash bar with complimentary snack. Prizes and fun! Raffle tickets available!

    Location: Timber Rattler’s Fox Club, 2400 N Casaloma Dr., Appleton, WI 54913
    COST: $40 in advance/$50 at the door

    Contact: Harriet Redman 920-968-1742 – info@wisconsibs.org

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  • Knowledge, Independence, Togetherness, Empowerment, Conference – Saturday, Mach 7, 2020

    Knowledge, independence, Togetherness, Empowerment, Conference (KITE) is a mini-conference for parents, family members, self-advocates, and professionals. This is an opportunity to learn about disability-related topics from presenters and to connect with local community resources.

    Saturday, March 7, 2020 – Registration at 8:30 PM – Conference 9A-2P

    Location: Fox Valley Technical College – 1825 N. Bluemound Dr, Appleton

    Keynote Speaker: Terri Couwenhoven MS, CSE is a well-known sex educator and author, specializing in the design and implementation of … + Read More


  • Senior / Disability Living Options – Linked Living Open House – Jan 6-11, 2020

    Posted Dec, 2019 By Timothy A Carey

    Seniors First Remodeling LLC (SFR) will be having an open house displaying their Linked Living ™ model. SFR provides removable living suites that can be attached to an existing home to provide private space for a senior or a person with a disability. View Flyer

    Thompson Center on Lourdes, ​2331 E. Lourdes Drive, Appleton, WI

    Mon-Sat … + Read More


  • Fox Valley Wheelchair Wash – Friday, May 3, 2019

    There will be a Wheelchair Wash in Appleton, WI, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM, Friday, May 3, 2019. This event will be held at NuMotion, 920 Westhill Blvd. Appleton, WI 54914. Wheelchair / Scooter Watch, Weight Check Lunch, and Bingo with Prizes. Watkins Accepted, Registration Appreciated. Register with Make The Ride Happen 920-225-1719. View Flyer for More Details

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