FAMILY VOICES OF WISCONSIN is a statewide network of families who have children with special health care needs and disabilities and those who work on their behalf.  The focus of our work is health care access, coverage and supports and services for children with special needs. We are the home of the Family Voices State Affiliate Organization and Wisconsin’s Family to Family Health Information and Education Network (See our Brochure)      Translate this Website   

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  • Grant Application now available!
    Posted by Lynn Renner on May 26, 2015

    Applications and instructions as well as examples are now available under Leadership! Go to Family Impact! Grants

  • Coming Soon! Family Impact! Grant Applications
    Posted by Lynn Renner on April 28, 2015

    Family Voices is pleased to announce our new grant program for families who have children with disabilities/special health care needs.  Applications will be available soon so check back! Go to Family/Youth Leadership to learn more.

  • May 20th Family Voices Training in Madison
    Posted by Lynn Renner on April 23, 2015

    Family Voices in partnership with Gio’s Garden will be hosting a Did You Know? Now You Know! training in Madison. To register and learn more go to Training Dates/Locations

  • See you at Circles of Life Conference!
    Posted by Lynn Renner on April 23, 2015

    Over 450 people have registered for this year’s Circles of Life Conference!  To learn more go to www.colwisconsin.org

  • Disability Advocacy Day – deadline March 12
    Posted by Lynn Renner on March 11, 2015

    Come join over 400 individuals and families from around the state at the March 17th Disability Advocacy Day! Registration deadline is March 12th.  Go to http://www.survivalcoalitionwi.org/index.php/events/ to register.

  • State Budget Issue Briefs Now Available
    Posted by Lynn Renner on March 5, 2015

    The Survival Coalition’s state budget issue briefs are available. Topics include Family Support Program changes, Long Term Care for Adults, Long Term Supports for Children, Medicaid, Mental Health and Special Ed.  Go to STATE BUDGET

  • Responses to State Budget
    Posted by Lynn Renner on February 19, 2015

    Check out the responses from disability advocates to Governor Walker’s proposed state budget – this page will be updated frequently!  Go to State Budget

  • Circles of Life Conference – Registration Open!
    Posted by Lynn Renner on February 11, 2015

    Registration for the 2015 Circles of Life Conference is now open and the brochure is now available.  Go to Circles of Life or www.colwisconsin.org

  • Advocacy for Change registration now open!
    Posted by Lynn Renner on January 13, 2015

    Join us on March 4th for Advocacy for Change – A Family Leadership Institute!  To register and learn more go to Advocacy for Change

  • Save the Date!
    Posted by Lynn Renner on December 18, 2014

    Family Voices will be holding our annual Leadership Institute on March 4 at the Madison Concourse Hotel.  To learn more go to http://fvofwi.org/training-and-events/advocacy-for-change/