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Tony Evers, Governor
Caleb Frostman, Secretary

Department of Workforce Development
Secretary's Office

201 E. Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 7946
Madison, WI 53707-7946
Telephone: (608) 266-3131
Fax: (608) 266-1784
Email: sec@dwd.wisconsin.gov


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
CONTACT: DWD Communications, 608-266-2722
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Comment Period Open on Interagency Community Integrated Employment Plan

Deadline to submit comments will be Feb. 27; a stakeholder input session is set for Feb. 27 at 11 sites

MADISON – The Departments of Workforce Development (DWD), Health Services (DHS) and Public Instruction (DPI) encourage stakeholders to submit comments about the state's interagency plan to increase the number of working-age adults with disabilities in Wisconsin participating in competitive integrated employment (CIE). DWD's Division of Vocational Rehabilitation is accepting feedback on the plan on behalf of DWD, DHS and DPI through Feb. 27, 2019.

Comments may be submitted by email to DVRCIEPublicComm@dwd.wisconsin.gov, by fax to 608-266-1133, by phone to 800-442-3477, or by mail to:

CIE Joint Plan
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
P.O. Box 7852
Madison, WI 53707-7852

The partner agencies will also take comments from stakeholders at an input session on Feb. 27, 2019. The session will be administered in Madison and broadcast live at ten additional locations throughout the state. Input session attendees will be able to share feedback with the agencies and other CIE stakeholders in real time at any of the eleven locations:

CIE Stakeholder Input Session
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Eau Claire
Eau Claire Job Center
221 West Madison Street, Suite 2
Eau Claire, WI 54703
Green Bay
ADRC of Brown County
300 S. Adams Street
Green Bay, WI 54301
Janesville
Rock County Job Center
Room M-6
1900 Center Avenue
Janesville, WI 53546
La Crosse
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
East Ward Commerce Center
2615 East Avenue South
La Crosse, WI 54601
Madison
Dane County Job Center
1801 Aberg Avenue, Room 101
Madison, WI 53704
Milwaukee West Allis
1205 South 70th Street
Suite 201
West Allis, WI 53214
Oshkosh
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation 219 Washington Avenue
Suite 105
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Racine
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
1516 South Green Bay Road
Suite 100
Racine, WI 53406
Hayward
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
15614 Windrose Lane
Suite 310B
Hayward, WI 54843
Waukesha
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
2607 North Grandview Boulevard
Suite 100
Waukesha, WI 53188
Wausau
Marathon County Job Center
Wausau Willow Room
364 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403

For more information on the stakeholder input session and interagency CIE plan, visit: dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/cie/