Aging Advocacy Day 2022 Recap

On May 11, 2022, the Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network (WAN) sponsored Aging Advocacy Day, an annual event designed to educate and empower Wisconsinites to advocate with their state legislators on issues affecting older adults. The event included an educational session...
National Healthcare Decisions Day

National Healthcare Decisions Day

National Healthcare Decisions Day (HNDD) takes place on April 16 each year to educate and motivate our community about the importance of documenting your healthcare wishes. Now more than ever with our current health crisis, people are thinking about the care they...
Get Out and Vote!

Get Out and Vote!

“Our political leaders will know our priorities only if we tell them, again and again, and those priorities begin to show up in the polls.”~ Peggy Noonan There has been much in the news in the last few years about voting – where, when, and how it can be...
October is Health Literacy Month!

October is Health Literacy Month!

If you have ever been to the doctor and struggled to understand and use the information being shared with you, you are not alone. Two decades of research show that nearly 9 in 10 American adults struggle to understand critical health information available in health...