Saturday, January 27th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Familias Unidas con Niņos con Necesidades Especiales (FUNNE) is an educational workshop for Spanish-speaking parents of children with disabilities. Presenting this month will be Denise Castillo, Dyslexia Certified Instructor with WILDD. During this presentation participants will learn more about the learning disorder and how early diagnosis and targeted treatment can help.

The program is presented in Spanish, and will include refreshments. For more information on the FUNNE program, or to sign up for this presentation, please contact Lilliam at (608) 441-3257.

An Evening of Chocolate Decadence
Thursday, February 8th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Stevens Point

Join us as some of the best local bakeries, caterers, chocolatiers and restaurants in Central Wisconsin prepare delicious hors d'oeuvres and savory desserts for your ultimate tasting pleasure! But don't forget to take part in our signature "chocolate raffle"!

Tickets are $30 in advance, or $40 at the door (online registration will be available in mid-January). Contact the Stevens Point office to reserve your tickets, or email

Proceeds will help provide services to individuals and families in Central Wisconsin impacted by epilepsy.

This Event Made Possible By These Sponsors:

Disability Advocacy Day
Tuesday, March 20th
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

The Survival Coalition will be hosting Disability Advocacy Day in Madison at the state capitol in mid-March. Disability Advocacy Day connects advocates with their legislators, and gives individuals the opportunity to:

  • attend a briefing about current disability issues
  • plan their legislative visits with advocates from their district
  • meet with legislators to discuss issues important to them
  • debrief with Survival Coalition staff about their visits
  • discuss the next steps to stay in touch with their legislators

The registration portal for this advocacy event will be open in 2018. For more information, including parking and event location, please visit the Survival Coalition website at