Good morning A-Team Grassroots – Friday June 21. We are into our final 3 days for the 14 C Dialogue – let’s make it count! It is hoped we have thousands of comments by our national call this Friday and much to celebrate! Since sending all of you the updated options for sharing testimony. i.e. […]
ATTENTION A-Team advocates : In January, the United States House and Senate introduced companion bills to raise the minimum wage over time. The bills, H.R. 582 and S. 150, the Raise the Wage Act, include language that would eliminate Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which would eviscerate opportunities for people with significant […]
If you have gotten a chance to make a comment on this, thank you. If you haven’t yet we did some clarification on an effective response from the A-team facilitators. The recommendation was to keep it simple, positive and personal. With forums like this, the number of responses is more impactful than the length. A-Team […]
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.