On August 8th, our members did one final service project at the Urban Ecology Center's Washington Park location in Milwaukee! They enjoyed the beautiful weather while removing invasive species of cattails from the park's lagoon. Thank you to those who were able to participate, and to the Urban Ecology Center for hosting us! To learn… Continue reading Land Stewardship with the Urban Ecology Center in Milwaukee
I am happy to announce that the 2018-2019 Wisconsin HealthCorps Host Site Application is now open! You will find all the application instructions and materials here. Please complete and return all sections in the 2018-2019 Application Form by 5:00 pm on Monday March 12th
Hello! We are excited to announce that the application for the 2017-2018 Wisconsin HealthCorps program year has officially opened on the AmeriCorps portal! Now that our listing is available on the AmeriCorps portal, any interested applicant may apply to our program. You will find the link here. While our general application has opened on the… Continue reading 2017-2018 Member Application is Open!
HealthCorps member Ryan Stone (Marinette, WI) was recognized by the Corporation for National and Community Service for his work to increase access to health care in rural areas of the state. His work at the Marinette County Health Department connecting community members to health insurance while also combating some of the social determinants that keep… Continue reading Wisconsin HealthCorps Member Recognized on National Rural Health Day
Ashley Monson currently works for Badger Bay Management Company, a parent group of the Wisconsin Public Health Association, as the Public Health Workforce Director. She is working on a number of workforce projects including the Wisconsin HealthCorps program, the Diversity Matters Grant, and the newly formed Campus Connector Network through the WPHA. She hopes to… Continue reading Welcoming New Program Staff!
Wisconsin HealthCorps members completed their final group service project on Friday, painting the exterior of two homes in Dane County with the nonprofit Project Home. Following the service project, the group relaxed at Brocach's on the square and reflected on the service term. Members have been spending the past year… Continue reading Closing Ceremonies
The Wisconsin HealthCorps program was recently featured in an American Public Health Association publication titled, The Nation's Health. The article focuses on 2013-2014 member, Marty Medina and his service with the Children's Health Alliance of Wisconsin. Through Marty's work with the Alliance and their Wisconsin Asthma Coalition he traveled to 29 schools in 12 districts throughout the… Continue reading HealthCorps Program Featured in APHA Publication Spotlight
Organizations interested in hosting an AmeriCorps member for the 2015-2016 program year can listen to the recording of our technical assistance call to assist them in developing their proposals. Program staff break down the various sections of the host site RFP and provide insight on the do's and don't for crafting a successful proposal. Visit the… Continue reading Technical Assistance Call Recording – Host Site RFP
Our program has an opening for a member to serve from February 2015-August 2015 with Fight Asthma Milwaukee Allies. To apply for this position, please visit https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=38424 and submit an application. Learn more about the opportunity below! FAM Allies & AHEC Position Description - Accepting Applicants Applicants must be 18 years of age… Continue reading The Wisconsin HealthCorps is Hiring!