2019 Leader Training Schedule

2019 Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging Leader Training Schedule                         

Do not make any travel arrangements until your application is accepted.


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 Orientation video to learn more about the program, Leader qualifications, support provided, and instructions for applying.  We recommend that you view the webinar with someone from your program providing network. 

 

If you have questions about becoming a WIHA leader please contact Michelle Comeau, Director of Leader Development: (262) 305-5948 or michelle.comeau@wihealthyaging.org


 

 

STEPPING ON MASTER TRAINING WEBINAR

Application, Agenda & Fees

 

Wednesday, February 13 – 10am-2pm CST

Wednesday, July 17 – 10m-2pm CST 

November – TBA (dependent on when the Leader Training is held)

 

 

STEPPING ON  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

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

 

Waukesha County ~ February 26, 27 & 28, 2019

ProHealth West Wood Health & Fitness Center

2900 Golf Road, Pewaukee, WI 53072

Master Trainers:  Shannon Meyers & Maureen Conrad

Save the date for your post-training group call: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 from 1:00-2:30pm CST

Hotel Recommendations: 

Best Western Waukesha Grand, 2840 N Grandview Blvd, Pewaukee, WI 53072 (262) 524-9300    

Holiday Inn Pewaukee-Milwaukee West, N14 W24140 Tower Place, Pewaukee, WI 53072 (262) 506-6300

  

 

Columbia County ~ April 2, 3 & 4, 2019

Divine Savior Healthcare

2817 New Pinery Road, Portage, WI 53901

Master Trainers: Shannon Myers & Angie Sullivan

Save the date for your post-training group call: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 1:00-2:30pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: Best Western Resort Hotel & Conference Center, 2701 County Rd CX, Portage, WI 53901 (608) 742-2200

 

 

Winnebago County ~ August 6, 7 & 8, 2019

Winnebago County Administration Building

112 Otter Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54901

Master Trainers:  Shannon Myers & Nancy Krueger

Save the date for your post-training group call: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 1:00-2:30pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oshkosh-Sr 41, 2251 Westowne Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54904, (920) 303-1300

Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center, 1 N Main St, Oshkosh, WI 54901 (920) 230-1900

 

 

Chippewa County ~ Late Fall ~ To Be Determined

 

 

 

 

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.

 

Washington County ~ February 28, March 1, 7 & 8, 2019

Washington County Health Department

333 E Washington Street, West Bend, WI 53095

Master Trainers:  Jill Renken & Harvey Padek

Save the date for your post-training group call: Friday, April 26, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations: 

Hampton Inn & Suites West Bend, 1975 S 18th Ave, West Bend, WI 53095, (262) 438-1500        

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, 2000 Gateway Ct, West Bend, WI 53095, (262) 334-9400 

 

 

Winnebago County ~ June 13, 14, 20 & 21, 2019

Winnebago County Administration Building

112 Otter Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54901

Master Trainers:  Peggy Kurth & Ciara Schultz

Save the date for your post-training group call: Friday, August 9, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oshkosh-Sr 41, 2251 Westowne Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54904 (920) 303-1300

Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center 1 N Main St, Oshkosh, WI 54901 (920) 230-1900

 

 

 

Price County ~ July 30, 31, & August 6, 7, 2019

St. Therese Church

655 South Lake Av (HWY 13) Phillips, WI 54555

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Jane Braatz

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: Super 8 by Wyndham Phillips, 726 S Lake Ave, Phillips, WI 54555 (715) 339-2898

 

 

 


TOMANDO CONTROL DE SU SALUD   

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

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

 

Dates and Location To Be Determined

 

Once a Leader is certified in Tomando Control de Su Salud they can take a 1.5 day Cross Training to become certified in the Spanish Diabetes program: Vivir Saludable con Diabetes (scheduled for July 2018).

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

Milwaukee County ~ February 26, 27, 28, & March 1, 2019

Unite MKE / Mercy Memorial Church

2474 N. 37th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53210

Master Trainers: Michelle Comeau & Keetah Smith

Save the date for your post-training group call: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: TBD

 

 

Chippewa County ~ April 4, 5, 11, 12, 2019

Chippewa County Government Center - Room 003

711 N. Bridge Street

Chippewa Falls, WI  54728

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Jill Renken

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation:  TBD

 

 

Sheboygan County ~ September 12, 13, 19, 20, 2019

ADRC of Sheboygan County

650 Forest Ave. Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085

Master Trainers: Jennifer Lefeber & Harvey Padek

Save the date for your post-training group call: Friday, November 8, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: Holiday Inn Express Sheboygan-Kohler (I43) 3823 Germaine Ave, Sheboygan, WI 53081 (920) 451-8700

 

 


HEALTHY LIVING WITH 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.

 

 

Ozaukee County ~ April 25, 2019

Administration Building

121 W. Main Street, Port Washington, WI 53074

Master Trainers: Michelle Comeau & Jennifer Lefeber

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: Country Inn & Suites by Radisson 350 E Seven Hills Rd, Port Washington, WI 53074 (262) 284-2100

 

 

Lincoln County ~ August 8, 2019

Lincoln County Service Center Building

801 N Sales Street, Merrill WI 54452

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Jane Braatz

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

Boarders Inn & Suites by Cobblestone Hotels 3209 E Main St, Merrill, WI 54452 (715) 536-6880

AmericInn by Wyndham 3300 E Main St, Merrill, WI 54452 (715) 536-7979

 

 

 

VIVIR SALUDABLE CON DIABETES CROSS TRAINING 

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 1.5-day training for certified Tomando Control de Su Salud Leaders who wish to also be certified in Diabetes. It meets from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm day 1 and 9:00 am - 12:30 pm on day 2.  Trainees must be fluent in Spanish to attend.

 

Dates and Location To Be Determined

 

 

 

 

 

HEALTHY LIVING WITH CHRONIC PAIN   

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.

 

Fond du Lac County ~ February 6, 7, 13 & 14, 2019

ADRC of Fond du Lac

50 N Portland Street, Fond du Lac, WI 54935

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Laura Armstrong

Save the date for your post-training group call: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

Hampton Inn Fond du Lac 77 N Pioneer Rd, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 (920) 933-6767

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson 121 Merwin Way, Fond du Lac, WI 54937 (920) 924-8800  

 

 

Rusk County ~ April 8, 9, 15, & 16, 2019

Marshfield Medical Center – Ladysmith

900 College Ave., Ladysmith, WI 54848

Master Trainers: Michelle Comeau & Jane Braatz

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: AmericInn by Wyndham 700 W 9th St S, Ladysmith, WI 54848 (715) 532-7811

 



HEALTHY LIVING WITH CHRONIC PAIN CROSS TRAINING  
Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

This is a 2-day training for certified Living Well or Healthy Living with Diabetes Leaders who wish to also be trained in Healthy Living with Chronic Pain. It meets from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

  

Green Lake County ~ March 14 & 15, 2019

Green Lake County Building

571 County Road A, Green Lake, WI 54941

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Laura Armstrong

Save the date for your post-training group call: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: Comfort Suites at Royal Ridges 2 Westgate Drive, Ripon, WI 54971 (920) 748-5500 

 

 

Waukesha County ~ March 11 & 12, 2019

ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital

791 Summit Avenue, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Laura Armstrong

Save the date for your post-training group call: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

Staybridge Suites 1141 Blue Ribbon Dr, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 200-2900            

Hilton Garden Inn  1443 Pabst Farms Cir, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 200-2222

 

 

Rusk County ~ April 17 & 18, 2019

Marshfield Medical Center – Ladysmith

900 College Ave., Ladysmith, WI 54848

Master Trainers: Michelle Comeau & Jane Braatz

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendation: AmericInn by Wyndham 700 W 9th St S, Ladysmith, WI 54848 (715) 532-7811

  


Waukesha County ~ October 3 & 4, 2019

ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital

791 Summit Avenue, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Master Trainers:  Michelle Comeau & Laura Armstrong

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, October 7, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations: 

Staybridge Suites 1141 Blue Ribbon Dr, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 200-2900             

Hilton Garden Inn 1443 Pabst Farms Circle, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 200-2222

 

 


POWERFUL TOOLS FOR CAREGIVERS  

Application, Agenda & Fees, Video

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

 

 

Waukesha County ~ March 13 & 14, 2019

ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital

791 Summit Avenue, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Master Trainers:  Lynn Scheinoha & Valeree Lecey

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations:

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

Hilton Garden Inn 1443 Pabst Farms Cir, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 200-2222

 

 

 

Marathon County ~ August 28 & 29, 2019

ADRC of Central Wisconsin

2600 Stewart Ave, Wausau, WI 54401

Master Trainers:  Sue Pleskac & Chris Hagen

Save the date for your post-training group call: Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 pm CST

Hotel Recommendations: 

Courtyard by Marriott 1000 S 22nd Ave, Wausau, WI 54401 (715) 849-2124

Hampton Inn 615 S 24th Ave, Wausau, WI 54401 (715) 848-9700

 

 

 

If you have questions about becoming a WIHA Leader please contact Michelle Comeau, Director of Leader Developmentmichelle.comeau@wihealthyaging.org or at 262.305.5948