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Legislative
Thursday, May 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
$100 Million in CARES Act Grant Funds will be Made Available to Long Term Care (including assisted l »
Governor Evers Announces $100 Million in Funds for Long Term Care (including assisted living), Home & Community Based...
Friday, April 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Continues to Advocate on Your Behalf »
On Friday, April 24, WALA contacted Governor Evers to thank him for his support during the COVID-19 public health crisis a...
Thursday, April 16, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Advocacy efforts are working! »
WALA Continues to Advocate on Your Behalf   This week, the Wisconsin Assembly and Senate went into an extrao...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA is Advocating on Your Behalf »
WALA is Advocating on Your Behalf           On March 31st, WALA sub...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA CEO appointed to Governor's Caregiving Task Force »
Governor Evers Announces Appointments to Caregiving Task Force; Includes WALA CEO     ...

Regulatory
Sunday, August 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Identifies Supervision As a Growing Problem in AL Facilities »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Summary from May 15, 2018 »
From Government Policy Solutions   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services held its Assisted Living Forum v...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WI LTC Advisory Council Meeting Summary‚Äč »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions. WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services'...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Workforce Solutions Webinar on Thursday, May 3 »
From the Department of Health Services The WisCaregiver Career Program is sponsoring a series of webinars featuring n...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey: Many LGBT Adults Fear Treatment at LTC Facilities »
More than 60 percent of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) adults age 45 and older say they're worried that a lo...

Family Care
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Advocates for YOU! - Direct Care Workforce Payments »
Direct Care Workforce Payments    WALA recently met with the Wisconsin Division of Medicaid Serv...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Care to Begin Providing Services in Dane County »
Community Care will begin providing Family Care services in Dane County as early as May 1, 2020.   This mea...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
My Choice Family Care/Care Wisconsin to Host Provider Forums to Highlight Merger »
  My Choice Family Care/Care Wisconsin are hosting provider forums which will highlight:  merger  update...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Submits Comments to DHS for Upcoming Family Care Waiver Renewal »
The Family Care Waiver renewal process is underway as the current contract expires on December 31, 2019.  The Departm...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCOs Distribute MOU/Addendum for Direct Care Workforce Payments - Clarification and FAQs Given »
On your behalf,  WALA sent a note to DHS and the stakeholders on  6/6/18  expressing our concerns on a...

Member News
Thursday, June 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Visitation Guidance Updated by DHS - June 25th, 2020 »
DHS Visitation Guidance for AL Communities    DHS has released the following updates for Assi...
Monday, June 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congratulations to The Cottages on Golden Pond & The Cottages Memory Care! »
Congratulations to The Cottages on Golden Pond & Memory Care communities, for achieving Accreditation status in the WA...
Tuesday, May 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Membership Matters: A New Interactive Feature for WALA Members! »
Membership Matters: A New Interactive Feature for WALA Members   We invite WALA Members to engage...
Wednesday, May 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recognizing Heroes in Assisted Living - WALA Letters to the Editor »
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, et al P.O. Box 371 Milwaukee, WI 53201-0371 RE: Recognizing Heroes in Assisted...
Friday, May 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Testing for Assisted Living Facilities »
  WALA Continues to Advocate for You: URGENT Update for COVID-19 testing   Through our continui...

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