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Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting

06/14/2019 10:00 AM - 06 /14/2019 04:00 PM

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

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Agency: Department of Health Services
Contact: Jennifer Anderson 715-502-9355

Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
Quarterly Meeting
Friday, June 14, 2019
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 751
Madison, WI 53703

Remote Video Access Information:
https://livestream.com/DHSWebcast/events/7040238

Draft Agenda
1.	Welcome and Introductions
2.	Call the Meeting to Order
3.	Review and Approve Meeting Agenda
4.	Review and Approve March Meeting Minutes
5.	Community Updates from Council Members
6.	Presentation from HEAR Wisconsin/Vision Forward
(10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
7.	Lunch
8.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of	Hearing
(1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.)
9.	Update on Mental Health Bill
10.	Update on Interpreter Licensure Bill
11.	Update on T-coil/Hearing Loop Bill
12.	Update from the Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Presenter: Hollie Barnes Spink, Director, Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Department of Health Services
13.	Public Comments on Issues Affecting Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing
(2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.) 
14.	Review and Update Council’s 2019-2020 Strategic Goals Including Council	Logistics
15.	Create Action Plan for Strategic Goals 2019-2020
16.	Adjournment

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 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 Jennifer Anderson at 715-502-9355 or jenniferj.anderson@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.