Governor Creates Task Force on Caregiving

February 20, 2019

On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Governor Tony Evers announced he signed an Executive Order to create a Governor’s Task Force on Caregiving. The new task force will be charged with looking at strategies to strengthen the direct care workforce and improving support to families providing care for loved ones. The signing was attended by GWAAR Executive Director Bob Kellerman, WAAN member Esther Olson, and GWAAR Advocacy & Public Policy Coordinator, Janet Zander. For more information here is Executive Order #11-Relating to the Creation of the Governor's Task Force on Caregiving

Caregiver Task Force Signing

Photo by Lisa Schneider, Respite Care Association of Wisconsin.