University of Wisconsin–Madison
InfoShare Conference 2017

Conferences and Events

Spring Fashion Show for All Abilities

Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, Ballroom

Spring 2018 Date To Be Announced!

InfoShare: The Journey Up Till Now And Into the Future — The Force for Positive Change

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall

Registration Fee: $15 per person

InfoShare is a gathering of people with developmental disabilities, their friends and families and those who work for and with them. It is a place of learning, of sharing, of telling stories, of listening to one another, of renewing old friendships and making new ones. Join us for a day of thoughtful discussions, seeing old friends and fun activities!

Program Questions:
Contact: Rachel Weingarten
Phone: 608-890-0777
Email: weingarten@waisman.wisc.edu

Registration Questions:
Contact: James Mulder
Phone: 608-265-9440 Ext. 0
Email: comm.training@waisman.wisc.edu

InfoShare is funded by the UW-Madison Waisman Center Community Training and Consultation Program, Dane County Human Services and Group Health Cooperative – South Central Wisconsin.

Taste of Dane County

A Practical Orientation to Services for Adults with Developmental Disabilities in Dane County
Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion for 6 hours at the end of the workshop

Date and Time: TBA
Location: Community Outreach Wisconsin: 122 E. Olin Ave., Ste. 100, Madison WI 53713
Registration Fee: $15 per person

The Taste of Dane County explains the framework of the Dane County Adult Developmental Disability System and is especially relevant for new agency staff and brokers. Information on the history and philosophy of services, communication, health, abuse and neglect, and a general overview of developmental disabilities is presented to promote sensitivity and insight into the lives of persons with developmental disabilities. Participants will learn from presentations, small group activities, and informal discussions with individuals who have disabilities and their families.