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February 28, 2019: Partners with Business Grant Application due by 5 p.m.
The Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (WI BPDD) is seeking five (5) grantees to partner with the WI BPDD and a project consultant to successfully implement the Partners with Business model of employment supports.
Awardees will receive technical assistance and project funds of $4,999 (for each grant site) to successfully implement the Partners with Business support model with least three to five (3-5) individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities in competitive jobs.
Apply here, under “PARTNERS WITH BUSINESS:”https://wi-bpdd.org/index.php/employment-projects/
May 6 – 8: 2019 Youth Services Conference: Tools for Resilience and Connection
Registration for the 2019 Youth Services Conference: Tools for Resilience and Connection is now open! The conference will take place from May 6-8, 2019 at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells.
The Pre-Conference Summit on May 6th is a half-day featuring three intensive workshops on Motivational Interviewing, Implicit Bias and Youth Mental Health First Aid. Participants will only be able to attend one session this day. Seating is limited so register now!
The main conference is organized into three workshop sessions per day with six sessions running simultaneously per time-period. You will be able to attend one session per time-period.
Continuing Education Hours will be provided to participants through PDS Online. Participants who attend the 2-day Main Conference will be given 17 CEHs, and those who attend the Pre-Conference Summit will be given 4 CEHs. There is no cost to attend this conference.
Please note that registration will close on April 26th. Register here: https://whova.com/portal/registration/youth_201905/