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2022 June Brown Bag Lunch Series

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Weekly on Wednesday



June Brown Bag Lunch Series

Accessing Personal and Social Needs

Wednesdays in June

June 1, 12-1 PM Emergency Preparedness and Resources

  • Natalie Czarkowski, Emergency Management Coordinator, Milwaukee County Office of Emergency Management

June 8, 12-1 PM Innovative Trends in Museum Accessibility

  • Dawn Koceja, Access & Inclusion Coordinator, Milwaukee Public Museum
  • Haydn Flores, Community Engagement & Programming Specialist, Betty Brinn Children's Museum
  • Ashley Monge, Guest Experience Manager, Betty Brinn Children's Museum

June 15, 12-1 PM Self-directed Planning in Mental Health

  • Ron Bassman, Executive Director, MindFreedom International

June 22, 12-1 PM Assisting People with Difficult Credit Histories

  • Constance Alberts, Director, Bank On Greater Milwaukee

June 29, 12-1:30 PM Alternatives for Decision Making Support

  • Polly Shoemaker, WI Guardianship Support Center Attorney, Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc.

People with Disabilities, Personal Care Workers, Providers, and the General Community are welcome!

Register at: or call Julie at 414-226-8378

Reasonable Accommodations: Independence First is committed to providing the highest degree of accessibility when offering agency-sponsored events. ASL Interpreter(s) and Zoom Live Transcript will be provided. Please notify Julie Alexander at 414-226-8378 V/Relay or with your disability-related accommodation requests by 2 weeks before each event. We will do our best to honor accommodation requests made after this date.

Contact Information:

Register at or call Julie at 414-226-8378