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  • Work at DHS: Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy

    … If you want to learn more about EEO and AA. If you want a copy of the DHS policy. If you think someone has treated you in a way that goes against the policy. This includes harassment and …
    • Updated on March 15, 2022.
  • LGBTQ Health: Transgender Health

    … face. This includes health issues. Important definitions Sexual orientation —the sex of people someone is attracted to. Transgender people may identify as heterosexual, bisexual, gay, or …
    • Updated on October 27, 2022.
  • Aging: Alzheimer’s Family and Caregiver Support Program

    … funds to each county and tribe. Funds help: Caregivers buy services and goods to care for someone with Alzheimer’s. Members may receive up to $4,000 each depending on the county’s …
    • Updated on July 19, 2022.
  • LTCare Data Warehouse Training Material

    … taken from Module 5 Module 5a - Schedule a report (8 minutes) Module 5b - Send a report to someone (5 minutes) Module 5c - Copy or move a report (2 minutes) Module 6 - Building Reports (60 …
    • Updated on January 21, 2022.
  • Structure of the State Plan

    … consulted. Pages of the State Plan include footers showing when that page was created. Often someone who is unfamiliar with the plan asks for the "current version" of a section of the plan, …
    • Updated on March 22, 2022.
  • Pre-6 P-EBT 2022-2023: Food Benefits for Young Children in FoodShare Families

    … call QUEST Card Service at 877-415-5164. Please remember that you cannot give your card to someone else. It is illegal to sell, trade, or give your Pre-6 P-EBT benefits to another person. …
    • Updated on October 31, 2022.
  • Using DocuSign

    … sign the appropriate location(s) within the documents. If the agreement needs to be signed by someone else, it may be reassigned in DocuSign by the person receiving the email notification. …
    • Updated on August 12, 2022.
  • Childhood Experiences and Health: Substance Use and Adversity

    … the dangers of alcohol use before age 21 can make a difference.  Go to Small Talks   Talk to someone Learn about helplines, hotlines, and text services that provide support for all types of …
    • Updated on January 01, 2023.
  • Report Abuse, Neglect, or Misappropriation

    … treatment provider. Reports may be submitted anonymously about an event that affected you or someone you know. Submit a public report Note : Please see Resources for information about …
    • Updated on February 01, 2023.
  • Assisted Living: Controlled Substances Medication Management

    … don't get the medicine they need. If a caregiver uses a drug, residents may receive care from someone under the influence. Caregivers should watch for signs that drugs are being stolen or …
    • Updated on January 13, 2023.
  • Medicaid in Wisconsin

    … provided is in accordance with 8 C.F.R. 103, 212, 213, and 245. A “public charge” is someone who the government believes is likely to become dependent on the government for basic …
    • Updated on January 26, 2023.
  • Is Your Home Healthy?

    … mold, pests, pet dander (dead skin flakes that pets shed), chemicals, and strong odors. If someone in the house smokes, learn about programs to help them quit smoking . This will help …
    • Updated on June 07, 2021.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Assistance Hotline Now Available

    … appointment can be stressful,” said Governor Tony Evers. “Being able to talk directly to someone who can answer your questions regarding the COVID-19 vaccine will go a long way to easing …
    • Updated on March 04, 2021.
  • COVID-19: Response Resources for Wisconsinites

    … Wisconsin. Anyone can call 211 at any time, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to talk with someone. Assistance finding help with housing, utilities, food, employment, addiction recovery … 877-947-2211 for video relay services) any time of day, every day of the year, to speak with someone who can connect you with services. Credit counseling The Wisconsin Department of … drug , and hospital services ). Help with medical bills or debt . Assistance when you or someone you care for has a disability or chronic illness. Health insurance and benefits for …
    • Updated on July 26, 2022.
  • Back to School for Parents and Families

    … on the bus, washing hands frequently, and staying home when sick or after close contact with someone with COVID-19. Have a plan in place in the event your child needs to stay home from … and more from DPI. Speak Up, Speak Out Parent Resource Center: Get help for yourself or someone who is hurting, struggling, or in danger. Positive Parenting Practices: Find parenting … and how you can help. Simple tools for home or school Mental Health Crisis Card: List 3 things someone can do to help you de-escalate in the first 5 minutes of a mental health crisis or …
    • Updated on October 11, 2022.
  • Real Talks Wisconsin: Partner Materials

    … 3 #Conversation can be powerful. Having frequent, open real talks about substance use can give someone the information they need to make healthy choices and find support. You can make a real … 3 #Conversation can be powerful. Having frequent, open real talks about substance use can give someone the information they need to make healthy choices and find support. You can make a real … 3 #Conversation can be powerful. Having frequent, open real talks about substance use can give someone the information they need to make healthy choices and find support. You can make a real …
    • Updated on February 06, 2023.
  • Gov. Evers, DHS Announce 154 Wisconsin National Guard Members Completed CNA Training Course Since January

    … have any symptoms of COVID-19 . Get tested if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or were exposed to someone who has COVID-19. Wear a well-fitting mask when recommended and/or if you or someone you live or interact with may be at greater risk. Wearing a mask is recommended in public …
    • Updated on March 10, 2022.
  • COVID-19: Animals

    … the tools to protect people from COVID-19 Pets usually get COVID-19 after they were exposed to someone who is sick. When you are protected from COVID-19, your pets will be too. Stay up to date with your COVID-19 vaccines. If you have symptoms, test positive, or have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, follow isolation and quarantine recommendations  and avoid contact with …
    • Updated on July 26, 2022.
  • Feeding Assistant Program: The Role of a Feeding Assistant

    … infections. Trouble swallowing. What a feeding assistant is not A feeding assistant is not someone who is a: Nurse aide. Licensed health professional who received feeding training. …
    • Updated on May 09, 2022.
  • Do's and Don'ts When Interacting with a Person who is Blind

    … or use their name when addressing them. This lets them know you are speaking to them, and not someone else in the room. DON'T shout when you speak. They can't see but often have fine hearing. …
    • Updated on August 03, 2022.
Last revised February 7, 2023