2017 Leader Training Schedule & Applications

Welcome!  And thank you for your interest in becoming a healthy aging program leader.  We’re committed to both training and supporting leaders, so count on us to be available to answer questions and provide technical assistance before, during, and after your training. 

 

Please be sure to view the mandatory 20-minute Leader training video to learn more about leader qualifications, the characteristics of effective leaders, support provided to leaders, and instructions for applying.  We recommend that you view the webinar with someone from your sponsoring organization. 

 

If you have questions about becoming a WIHA leader please contact Michelle Comeau, Director of Leader Development: (414) 249-5193 or michelle.comeau@wihealthyaging.org

 

Stepping On

ApplicationAgenda & Fees, Video

Outagamie County ~ CLOSED~ August 15th, 16th, and 17th

This location is FULL ~ Please contact morgan.walsh@wihealthyaging.org to be put on a wait list

Fox Valley Technical College, Room HS114 AB

1825 N. Bluemound Drive          

Appleton, WI 54912-2277

Master Trainers:  Shannon Myers & Nancy Krueger

Hotel Block:  Country Inn & Suites • 355 Fox River Drive, Appleton, WI 54913 • (920) 830-3240

Hotel reservations must be made by June 24, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training”


Waukesha County ~ August 29th, 30th & 31st

ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, Conference Room

791 Summit Avenue

Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Master Trainers:  Valeree Lecey & TBD

Hotel Block: Staybridge Suites Milwaukee West-Oconomowoc • 1141 Blue Ribbon Dr, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 • (262) 200-2900

Hotel reservations must be made by July 31, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training”

 

Healthy Living with Diabetes     

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

Eau Claire County ~ July 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th

UW Extension Eau Claire County Room 103

227 1st Street West

Altoona, WI 54720

Master Trainers: Sherry Rhoda & Jane Braatz

Hotel Block:  Holiday Inn Express & Suites • 12858 26th Ave, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 • (715) 723-4654

Hotel reservations must be made by June 11, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training”

Healthy Living with Diabetes Cross Training      

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a One Day Training for Living Well Leaders who wish to also be trained in Healthy Living with Diabetes

Wood County ~ May 10th

Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics

410 Dewey Street

Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Master Trainers:  Jane Braatz & Michelle Comeau

Hotel Block:  Hotel Mead & Conference Center • Address: 451 E Grand Ave, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494 • (715) 423-1500

Hotel reservations must be made by April 9, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training”


Washington County ~ October 10th

Human Services Department / Main meeting room: 1113A/B

333 E Washington Street

West Bend, WI 53095

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau

Hotel Block: To be determined

 

Healthy Living with Diabetes Update Training      

ApplicationAgenda & Schedule

This is a mandatory One Day Training for current HLWD Leaders (active in the last 18-months) to be updated in the new 2017 diabetes self-management curriculum set by the Stanford Patient Education Research Center. The fee is $25 to cover the cost of food. Leaders will receive a new Leader Manual. Program books, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions, remains the same. 

Click the "schedule" link above to see dates and locations. If you are unable to attend a date listed, please fill out the registration form and choose the option "wait list" to communicate your needs.

Please contact Michelle Comeau, michelle.comeau@wihealthyaging.org, for all the details or if you have questions. 

 

Powerful Tools for Caregivers      

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

Eau Claire County ~ August 8th & 9th  

This location is FULL ~ Please contact karen.beck@wihealthyaging.org to be put on a wait list

UW Extension Eau Claire County Room 103

227 1st Street West

Altoona, WI  54720

Master Trainers:  Lynn Scheinoha & Sue Pleskac

Hotel Block:  Staybridge Suites • 1515 Bluestem Blvd., Altoona, WI 54720  • (715) 830-0800

Hotel reservations must be made by July 7, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training” 

 

 

Living Well      

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

Sheboygan County ~  CLOSED~ September 7, 8, 14, and 15th

This location is FULL ~ Please contact morgan.walsh@wihealthyaging.org to be put on a wait list

Health & Human Service Building - Room 372

1011 N. 8th St.

Sheboygan, WI 53081

Master Trainers:  Jill Renken and Harvey Padek

Hotel Block:  GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel • 708 Niagara Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081 • (920) 208-8000

Hotel reservations must be made by August 6, 2017 to get the discounted rate. Block is under “WIHA Leader Training” 

 

 

2017 Spanish Language Self-Management Training Application

Tomando Control de Su Salud

ApplicationAgenda & Fees

Dane County ~ October 2, 3, 4 & 5, 2017

WIHA / Community Living Alliance Building, Room 315

1414 MacArthur Road

Madison, WI 53714

Master Trainers:  Martha Viscuso &  Saul Juarez Aguilar

Hotel Block:  TBD


Vivir Saludable con Diabetes

Application & Fees

This is a one and a half day training (9:00 am to 5:00 pm and 9:00 am to 1:00 pm) for those Tomando Control de Su Salud Leaders who want to be cross-trained in the Spanish diabetes program

Dane County ~ October 6th and 7th 2017

          WIHA /  Community Living Alliance Building - Room 315

          1414 MacArthur Road

          Madison, WI 53714

          Master Trainers:  Martha Viscuso & Saul Juarez Aguilar

          Hotel Block:  TBD