Services for People with Disabilities - Resources gathered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Services for the Elderly - Resources gathered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Conducting Internal Investigations of Caregiver Misconduct Training - This webcast series was developed for persons responsible for investigating allegations of caregiver misconduct in long-term care facilities.
Resident-to-Resident (Client/Patient) Abuse Prevention Webcast - A memo from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services explains the training. Below the explanation, there is a link to a list of webcasts. Click on the webcast link, and scroll down to the January 31, 2008 series on resident-to-resident abuse prevention.
Alzheimer's Association of Greater Wisconsin - Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Disability Rights Wisconsin - (formerly the Wisconsin Coalition for Advocacy) is a private, nonprofit agency chosen by Wisconsin's Governor to provide protection and advocacy for people with disabilities throughout the state. DRW is completely independent of state government and direct service providers.
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault - is a statewide coalition of individual, affiliate, and sexual assault service provider members.
Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence - is a statewide, non-profit, membership organization of battered women, formerly battered women, domestic abuse programs, and individuals committed to ending domestic violence.
Wisconsin Long-Term Care Workforce Alliance - a coalition of public and private organizations and individuals that recognize the critical and indispensable role direct caregivers play in meeting the long term care needs of older persons and persons with disabilities in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Health Care Association - a non-profit organization dedicated to representing, protecting and advancing the interests of more than 190 Wisconsin nursing facilities, their employees and the residents they serve.
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association - a statewide association for Wisconsin's assisted living industry, with over 600 members representing nearly 11,000 residents.
LeadingAge Wisconsin (formerly WAHSA) - a statewide membership organization of not-for-profit corporations serving the elderly and disabled.
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/aging/training - Wisconsin Dept of Health Services: Aging, Disabilities and Long Term Care Training Opportunities - A listing of current trainings in Wisconsin, with an emphasis on dementia.
http://msm.mediasite.com/mediasite/Catalog/catalogs/default.aspx - the training site for Morningside Ministries in Uvalde, TX
http://www.ncea.aoa.gov/NCEAroot/Main_Site/FAQ/Nursing_Home_Abuse/Prevent_Abuse.aspx - National Center on Elder Abuse