Archive for June, 2010

Milwaukee Area 2010 Candidate Forum Series – Please Join Us!

Please plan to join us for our 2010 Candidate Forum Series sponsored by Make It Work Milwaukee Coalition and Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force, and co-sponsored by the Milwaukee Latino Health Coaltion. Click here to see the flyer with information about the first two events including Session One on July 26 with Mayor Barrett and Session Two on August 23 with County Executive Walker. Mark Neumann has also been invited to participate. Help us spread the word – please share with your networks.

Click to see a flyer with more information: Candidate Forum Flyer

Family Care & IRIS Ombudsman Program Consumer Presentation – Summer 2010

Introduction to Family Care, Family Care Partnership, and IRIS

Click here to download the Family Care & IRIS Ombudsman Program Consumer Presentation – Summer 2010

MPS class action on the radio

WUWM ran this story featuring DRW’s class action against Milwaukee Public Schools as part of its week long series about MPS. You can read the transcript and hear the audio at this link: WUWM story.

Job Posting: Family Care/IRIS Ombudsman in DRW Madison Office

Working under the supervision of the Family Care and IRIS Ombudsman Program Manager, the Ombudsman will provide a variety of assistance to Family Care, Partnership and IRIS enrollees in multiple Wisconsin counties. Deadline is June 28, 2010, 12 noon. No exceptions.

Please click here for a detailed position announcement: Ombuds Position Announcement

Job posting for SSI Managed Care and Disability Eligibility Advocacy Specialist

ADVOCACY SPECIALIST in the Milwaukee office of statewide disability advocacy agency to provide assistance with SSA disability claims and individual advocacy to persons with disabilities enrolled in managed care plans. For detailed position description and application requirements click here or call 414-773-4646. Salary: $27,000 to $45,000 depending on experience. Excellent fringe benefits. Deadline: July 2. Members of racial/ethnic minority groups and persons with disabilities strongly encouraged to apply. EEO/AA Employer.

DRW Mental Health Advisory Committee Rice Lake Listening Session

The Mental Health Advisory Committee of the DRW Board will be conducting a Listening Session on mental health issues in Rice Lake on June 28, 2010 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Click on this link for more information: DRW Mental Health Advisory Committee Rice Lake Listening Session Announcement