2018 Leader Training Schedule & Applications Coming Soon!

2018 *Draft* Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging Leader Training Schedule    Do not make any travel arrangements until your application is accepted. Application links for registration will "live" on December 1st

 

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 Developmentmichelle.comeau@wihealthyaging.org

 

Stepping On   Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 3-day training meeting from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm each day.

 

Eau Claire County ~ March 2018

Venue:

Master Trainers:  Peggy Kurth & Ciara Schultz

Hotel Block:

Save the date for your post-training group call:

 

 

Milwaukee County ~ April 25, 26, and 27, 2018

Oak Creek Civic Center

8040 S. 6th Street, Oak Creek, WI 53154

Master Trainers: Jennifer Lefeber & Shannon Myers

Hotel Block:

Save the date for your post-training group call:

 

 

Outagamie County ~ August 7, 8, and 9, 2018

Liberty Hall

800 Eisenhower Drive, Kimberly, WI 54136

Master Trainers:  Nancy Krueger & Shannon Myers

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call:

 

 

Dane County ~ September 18, 19, and 20, 2018

UW Health East Clinic

5249 E. Terrace Drive, Madison, WI 53718

Master Trainers:  Stephanie Bradley Wilson & Shannon Myers

Hotel Block:

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Living Well with Chronic Conditions  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 4-day training meeting from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day.

Double check the dates as the training days are not always consecutive.

 

Waukesha County ~ March 22, 23, 29 and 30, 2018

ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital

791 Summit Ave, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Master Trainers:  Jennifer Lefeber & Harvey Padek

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: May 11, 2018 from 12 – 1:30 pm

 

 

Barron County ~ June 20, 21, 27, and 28, 2018

Barron County Government Center

335 E. Monroe Avenue, Barron, WI 54812

Master Trainers:  Jane Braatz & Michelle Comeau

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: August 9, 2018 from 12 – 1:30 pm

 

 

Wood County ~ August 16, 17, 23 and 24, 2018

Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics

410 Dewey St, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494 

Master Trainers:  Peggy Kurth & Ciara Schultz

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: October 5, 2018 from 12 – 1:30 pm

 

 

 

Tomando Control de Su Salud  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Information

This is a 4-day training meeting from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day. This is the Spanish-language adaptation of Living Well with Chronic Condition. Trainees must be fluent in Spanish to attend. Double check the dates as the training days are not always consecutive.

 

Location ~ Date

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Master Trainers:  

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Healthy Living with Diabetes  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 4-day training meeting from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day.

Double check the dates as the training days are not always consecutive.

 

Winnebago County ~ March 22, 23, 29, and 30, 2018

J.P. Coughlin Center

625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Larry Epstein

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: May 10, 2018 from 12 – 1:30 pm

 

 

Milwaukee County ~ July 30, 31, August 1, 2, 2018

Sojourner Family Peace Center
619 W Walnut Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Master Trainers: Michelle Comeau & Keetah Smith

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: September 17, 2018 from 12-1:30pm

 

 

Washburn County ~ September 12, 13, 19, and 20, 2018

United Methodist Church

312 Elm Street, Spooner WI 54801

Master Trainers: Jane Braatz & Michelle Comeau

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: November 8, 2018 from 12-1:30pm

 



Healthy Living w/Diabetes Cross Training  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 1-day training for certified Living Well Leaders who wish to also be trained in Healthy Living with Diabetes. It meets from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

 

Sheboygan County ~ June 28, 2018

Health & Human Service Building

1011 N. 8th Street, Sheboygan, WI 53081

Master Trainers: Jennifer Lefeber & Sherri Ohly

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: September 17, 2018 from 12-1:30pm

 

 

Wood County ~ September 11, 2018

Marshfield Clinic

1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449

Master Trainers:  Jane Braatz & Michelle Comeau

Hotel Block:

Save the date for your post-training group call: November 8, 2018 from 12-1:30pm

 

 

 

 

Vivir Saludable con Diabetes  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Information

This is a 4-day training meeting from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day. This is the Spanish-language version of Healthy Living with Diabetes. Trainees must be fluent in Spanish to attend. Double check the dates as the training days are not always consecutive.

 

Location ~ Date

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Master Trainers:  

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 2-day training that meets from 8 am - 5 pm each day.

 

Sheboygan County ~ April 26 and 27, 2018

Health & Human Service Building

1011 N. 8th St. Sheboygan, WI 53081 

Master Trainers:  Valeree Lecey & Lynn Scheinoha

Hotel Block:

Save the date for your post-training group call: June 13, 2018 from 12 - 1:00pm

 

Sawyer County ~ September 13 and 14, 2018

Hayward Area Memorial Hospital

11040 N. State Rd. 77, Hayward, WI 54843

Master Trainers:  Kathy Miller & Sue Pleskac

Hotel Block: 

Save the date for your post-training group call: October 25, 2018 from 12 - 1:00pm