to the recipient's of Wisconsin's
2018 Governor’s Trailblazer Awards
for Women in Business

Press Release:
Governor Walker Honors 17 Female Business Leaders at 2018 Trailblazer Awards Ceremony


Community Listening Sessions
Supporting Family Caregivers

Racine, March 31, 2018   downloadable flyer (.pdf)

Details coming soon

  • Stevens Point - June 19, 2018 
  • Dodgeville - June 20, 2018   
  • Menomonie - June 26, 2018
  • Hayward - September 17, 2018     

Appleton. Thank you to all the attendees who came out for lively and information filled community discussion and listening sessions on family caregiver needs, resources and programs.

With special thanks to co-hosts and sponsors: WI Dept. of Health Services, Office on Aging and Disability Resources, Respite Care Association of Wisconsin, and WisconSibs, Inc. and to our guest panelists Amie Bastian, Outagamie County Department of Health & Human Services, ADRC; Beth Belmore, Mosaic Family Health; Sue Coyle, Coyle Health Care Management & Consulting; Lisa Scheider, RCAW; and caregivers Ashley Baldwin and John Weyers.

Community Dialogue on Family Caregivers
Appleton - January 29, 2018

Press Release  

Next meeting of the
Wisconsin Women's Council

May 23, 2018 * 11:00-1:00
Wisconsin Department of Administration
101 E Wilson St, Madison, WI

Agenda (coming soon)

see also, (search "Women's Council")


The Women's Council is Wisconsin's statutory commission on the status of women and girls.

2018 Meeting Schedule
March 7 * June 6 * September 5 * December 5

The Women's Council Board meets quarterly. Meetings are typically held from 11:30 - 1:30 in the State Capitol, Madison, WI.

With a broad mandate, the agency's program agenda is set by a 15-member Women's Council appointed by the Governor, Senate President, Senate Majority Leader and Assembly Speaker.

   Next Meeting of the
   Wisconsin Women's Council

    Wednesday, September 5, 2018
    Wisconsin State Capitol

2017-2018 AGENDA

Women and Family (Adult) Caregiving

with ongoing programs on

  • Women in STEM and Manufacturing
  • Women's Business Ownership
    • Governor's Trailblazer Awards
    • Research and programs
  • Financial Literacy for Women
    • MoneySavvy
  • Status of Women in Wisconsin
    • Fast Facts and other reporting
    • Women in Elected Office

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