Stay Informed

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Below are recommended resources to help you stay up-to-date on legislative and public policy changes:

1. The Family Action Network Listserv – email join-fan@wisc.lists.edu

The Family Action Network, sponsored by Family Voices of Wisconsin, the Board for People with Developmental Disabilities, the Waisman Center and Disability Rights WI, connects families who have children with disabilities and special health care needs to advocacy and leadership opportunities and public policy

2. Follow Family Voices of WI on Facebook 

Family Voice of WI posts budget, policy and legislative items of interest to Wisconsin families as well as news about upcoming training sessions and conferences.

3. Receive weekly updates from Family Voices, Inc (National)

Family Voices’ DC Update is a weekly update on what’s happening in our nation’s capitol related to children and youth with special health care needs.

3. Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (BPDD) Updates

BPDD sends out policy alerts and a monthly e-newsletter.

4. Your Elected Official’s Listserv/E-Newsletter/Facebook Page

Find out who represents you in Washington, DC and in Madison (go to “Who are my Legislators”) and ask to be added to their list.  If you use Facebook, “like” your legislator’s Facebook page.