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Helpful IRIS Resources

Find resources to assist you in the IRIS program

Here, Connections IRIS consultant team members share helpful links to assist you to thrive in the IRIS (Include, Respect, I Self-Direct) program in Wisconsin. You'll find links to meals, transportation, legal resources, video testimonials, newsletters and books. We will continually add to this page, so check back often.

 

Helpful IRIS links

 

Home-delivered meals

 

Goodwill

http://www.goodwillsew.com/training-jobs-support-services/community-and-day-services/community-services/meals-on-wheels

 

Horizon Home Care & Hospice

http://www.horizonhomecareandhospice.com/in-home-care/meals-on-wheels/

 

Milwaukee County Senior Nutrition Program

http://county.milwaukee.gov/Seniornutritionprogr13232.htm#home_delivered

 

Transportation resources

 

MTM

https://www.mtm-inc.net/wisconsin-website/wisconsin-home/

 

Transit Plus

http://www.ridemcts.com/Programs/Transit-Plus/

 

Legal resources

 

Disability Rights Wisconsin

http://www.disabilityrightswi.org/

 

Senior Law

http://www.legalaction.org/content/index.cfm?cm_id=19

 

Videos, newsletters and literature

 

Door County Schools Career Training Program Testimonial Video 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vz0y3hGW_kc&feature=youtu.be

 

Handy-NEWS & NOTES, Milwaukee County, Office for Persons with Disabilities (OPD)

http://county.milwaukee.gov/HNN#.VuI3i5MrIcg

 

Person-centered Services Supporting People with Disabilites

QualityMall.org 

 

Helpful organizations

 

Aging Resource Center Milwaukee County

http://county.milwaukee.gov/aging/resourcecenter

 

Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (advocacy on SDS)                 

http://wi-bpdd.org/

 

City of Milwaukee, Health Department

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Health/#.VjJw4BCrS1t

 

Clothes Lending 

http://loanclosets.org/wisconsin/waukesha/

 

Community Advocates

http://communityadvocates.net/

 

Disability Resource Center Milwaukee County

http://county.milwaukee.gov/DSD/Disability-Resource-Center.htm

 

Independent Living Centers

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/disabilities/physical/ilcs.htm

 

Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan

http://www.lsswis.org/LSS.htm

 

Mental Health of America-Wisconsin

http://communityadvocates.net/

 

Senior resources

http://seniorresourcesonline.com

 

Team Up! With Families

http://www.teamupwithfamilies.org/

 

Learn more about Connections

For more information on Connections, call 1-844-520-1712 or email connections@lsswis.org.

 

 

 

647 W. Virginia Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Call toll-free:  844-520-1712

 

 

An IRIS Consultant Agency by Lutheran Social Services

185 East Walnut, Suite 130B
Sturgeon Bay, WI  54235
Call toll-free:  800-481-5181


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