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Political Process 101
The Political Process 101 provides background on how the Wisconsin Legislature works.
Voting & elections
Kids can't vote, you can help be their voice. Learn more about Wisconsin elections, including important dates, deadlines, how to register to vote, and request an absentee ballot.
Learn about lobbying
Health Care Advocacy 101 includes information about lobbying.
Talking to your legislators
Medicaid Overview explains how this program helps kids and impacts Children's Wisconsin.
Children's impact in the community
See Children's map with locations and volumes throughout Wisconsin.
We support the community through numerous programs and services that improve the health of children and strengthen families. View our 2019 Community Benefits Report >>>
Community health needs assessment
We focus many of our resources on improving the health outcomes of the children in greatest need in the areas served by our hospitals in Milwaukee and Neenah. These community reports outline the needs of these communities and how we are addressing them.
Children's utilizes savings through the 340B drug discount program to optimize the delivery of care and expand access to critical health services.
Wisconsin Hospital Association HEAT Network
The Wisconsin Hospital Association's grass roots advocacy program, the Hospitals Education & Advocacy Team (HEAT) provides you with information, insight, strategy and assistance to help share legislative issues that impact hospitals and the communities they serve. Learn more and sign up now >>>
Speak Now for Kids
Speak Now for Kids is a national online child advocacy network designed to help raise awareness of the unique health care system challenges children and families face. You can learn about issues affecting children's health, share and read stories, and support public policies that benefit kids and families.