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Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting

03/09/2018 10:00 AM - 03 /09/2018 04:00 PM

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

Agency: Department of Health Services
Contact: Sara O'Donnell 608-266-7816

Remote Video Access Information:

1.	Welcome and Introductions	
2.	Review and Approve Meeting Agenda	
3.	Review and Approve December Meeting Minutes	
4.	Community Updates from Council Members	
5.	Updates from the Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing	Amber Mullett, Director, Office for the Promotion of Independent Living, Department of Health Services
6.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing	11:00 AM – 11:15 AM
7.	Break	
8.	Discuss Council Strategic Goals	
9.	Lunch	
10.	Continue to Discuss Council Strategic Goals	
11.	Updates from the Bureau of Aging and Disability Resources	Carrie Molke, Director, Bureau of Aging and Disability Resources, Department of Health Services
12.	Break	
13.	Updates from Council Members on the Commission Proposal	
14.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing	3:00 PM – 3:30 PM
15.	Interpreter Licensure Bill Update from Council Members	
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 Sara O’Donnell at 608-266-7816 or Sara.ODonnell@dhs.wisconsin.gov.

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.