BackgroundCMS requires all states that operate home and community-based services waivers to comply with a federal settings rule. The purpose of the settings rule is to ensure that people receiving services through home and community-based waiver programs have access to the benefits of community living and are able to receive services in the most integrated […]
On Wednesday October 10, Congressman Grothman brought Johnny Collett, Assistant Secretary in the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services from the United States Department of Education to LPP-Oshkosh for a tour. Congressman Grothman wanted Collett to see for himself that CRPs are valuable community resources and positive places to work. Thank you Congress Grothman for […]
Lakeside Packaging Plus, Inc. announced its participation in National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities. This year’s theme is “America’s Workforce: Empowering […]
Representative Mike Rohrkaste held a meeting at LPP-Neenah on June 25th to learn about obstacles people with disabilities face entering the workforce.
Yesterday June 13, 2018- State Senator Dan Feyen visited Lakeside Packaging Plus – Oshkosh. SaveSave
It is an exciting time to be involved in grassroots efforts to support expanding CHOICE for people with disabilities! After several years of frustrating policies, we have seen the momentum shift. In fact, right now, there is legislation in Congress that would expand employment options for people with disabilities. The bill, H.R. 5658 or the Workplace […]
Thank you Craig Culver, Co-Founder and Chairman of Culver’s for sharing your story with our guests at our Business Leadership Breakfast this morning. Your thoughtful leadership and commitment to culture is an inspiration to all.
Sarah Pollard named the 2018 Volunteer of the Year by The Friends of the Neenah Public Library. Full story at https://www.postcrescent.com/story/life/2018/05/17/neenah-library-volunteers-student-awards/597613002/Congratulations Sarah!
Congressman Glenn Grothman, Wisconsin’s 6th District, recently introduced Bill #5658 to ensure employment choice for people with disabilities. Please join us in thanking Rep. Grothman for authoring this bill and for his support by going onto his Facebook page!Beginning next week, we will take further GRASSROOTS actions to make this bill a law. Stay Alert!Rep. Glenn […]
Greetings A-TEAM Members and Friends,I am sending out an A-Team Action Alert. The Employment First Bill promotes supporting all forms of employment, including programs such as LPP prevoc. It is important that the following wording 7) Nothing in this section shall be construed to limit access to or choice of 18allowable services, including prevocational services provided in […]