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Wisconsin Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

10/08/2018 10:00 AM - 10 /08/2018 04:00 PM

Department of Health Services, 1 West Wilson Street, Room 751, Madison, WI- 53703


Agency: Department of Health Services
Contact: Hollie Barnes Spink

Remote Video Access Information:

1.	Welcome and Introductions	
2.	Review and Approve Meeting Agenda	
3.	Review and Approve June Meeting Minutes	
4.	Election of Officers 	
5.	Community Updates from Council Members	
6.	Updates from the Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing	Hollie Barnes Spink, Director, Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Department of Health Services
7.	Break	
8.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing	11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
9.	Discuss Council Strategic Goals	
10.	Break	
11.	Working Lunch
a)	Schedule future Council meeting dates.
b)	Discuss Council member recruitment. 	
12.	Develop Council Goals for 2019	
13.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing	2:15 PM – 2:30 PM
14.	Break	
15.	Discuss the Council Annual Report	
16.	Next Steps and Closing Remarks	
17.	Adjourn	

The purpose of this meeting is to conduct the governmental business outlined in the above agenda. The Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is appointed by the Governor to advise him, the Department of Health Services and the Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing about issues and concerns affecting over 500,000 people in Wisconsin who are deaf, hard of hearing and/or deaf-blind.

The Council is administratively attached to the Department of Health Services. If you need an interpreter, alternate formats, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Hollie Barnes Spink at 608-247-5343 (vp) or

Americans with Disabilities Act Statement

Reasonable accommodations, including the provision of informational material in an alternative format, will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. This agency, to the maximum extent possible, holds all meetings in facilities that are physically accessible to persons with disabilities.  For questions about accessibility, contact the meeting's sponsoring division.