Resources

 

COVID-19 VIRUS INFORMATION

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Minnesota Department of Health 

Essentia Health COVID-19 Information

St. Lukes COVID-19 Information

 

Public Access to Our Resource Folder

In the following link you can access our company resource folder containing resources in many areas.  This list may not include all available resources and is maintained as best possible.  Should you notice any incorrect resources or would like to add more resources please contact us at info@northcountryil.org or call us at 800-924-1220 V/TTY.

Access Resource Folder Here

 

Voting

Are You Prepared to Vote?


Here is some useful information for Wisconsin voters.

Are you registered to vote? Find out if you are here: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/RegisterToVote

Do you know what to bring to the polling place? Do you have the right photo ID? See: http://www.bringitwisconsin.com/

Some areas offer early voting. Find out if your town offers early voting, contact your municipal clerk, see: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-US/MyMunicipalClerk

Concerned if your polling place is accessible? Find out more at the Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition: http://www.disabilityvote.org/

Have questions about voting? Contact the Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition at 1-844-347-8683

 

Community Resources

 

Please contact us and we can help guide you to many community resources including:

  • Area Support Groups
  • Area Advocacy Groups
  • Housing, Assistive Technology
  • Disability Awareness
  • Advocacy and Rights
  • Reasonable Accommodations
  • Recreational Resources
  • Communication Resources, and more

Educational Resources

EMPOWER Scholarships

  • The EMPOWER Scholarship, administered by Courage Kenny Foundation, encourages and supports ethnically diverse students who are pursuing a career in a medical or rehabilitation field.

    The scholarship is made possible by a generous gift from the David M. Hersey Endowment Fund of the Courage Kenny Foundation.

    Applicants must identify how they will use their education and training and demonstrate their interest in rehabilitation. Selection is based on the applicant’s stated intentions, past achievements, need, and graduation ranking.

    To be eligible for a scholarship, please read the requirements to ensure you submit a complete application package. Applications accepted January 1-30th each year. Scholarships are awarded in June with checks made out to the educational institution you plan to attend.

    EMPOWER SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITE HERE

 

Transition Resources for Students with Disabilities

  • A list of resources for parents of and students with disabilities.  This resource will assist you in planning for transitioning out of high school and the agencies that can assist you .  In addition a transition road map to help you on your way!

       CESA 12 Transition Resources