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Raising WI Children Conference

UW Madison Division of Extension Parenting and Family Relationships Institute presents the Raising WI Children Conference. Dads, moms, grandparents, foster parents, child care providers, educators, and all those caring for children are welcome to our first virtual parenting conference! Attend every session or a few. This conference is for you! January 13 and 15 See […]

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Accepting Applications for the 2022 HCE Memorial Scholarships

The Outagamie County Home and Community Education Association (HCE) awards two $750 scholarships annually.  Both scholarships are available to a student who is completing their senior year of high school or a student continuing education on a full-time basis at either a college or technical school.  The candidate for the scholarships must be a son/daughter, […]

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Preserve it Fresh, Preserve it Safe

The latest edition of Preserve it Fresh, Preserve it Safe is now available. This edition features information about Holiday Hot Sauce, a unique gift idea, and includes a recipe for Cayenne Pepper Sauce.  

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Co-Parenting Resources

Parenting Resources UW-Madison Division of Extension has prepared five information sheets, called Common Ties, on common co-parenting topics. Parents can download and print these documents to support their co-parenting journeys.

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Advance Child Tax Credit Fact Sheet

Many American families began receiving Advance Child Tax Credit (ACTC) payments on July 15. Here’s what you need to know about the changes to the child tax credit, choices you can make, and planning for 2021 taxes. Read the fact sheet.

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Covid-19 Financial Resource Updates – Child Tax Credit

Advanced Child Tax Credit – The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 expands the Child Tax Credit (CTC) for tax year 2021 only. The expanded credit means: The credit amounts will increase for many taxpayers and will include children who turn age 17 in 2021. The credit for qualifying children is fully refundable, which […]

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Wise Wisconsin Spring Series

On Zoom Wednesday mornings 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. April 7th through April 28th, 2021 Registration Required: https://go.wisc.edu/jk800o UW-Madison Division of Extension’s Life Span program presents Wise Wisconsin Spring Series. Educators from around to state will host sessions throughout the month of May  on topics that will help you increase joy and satisfaction in your life, get […]

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ADRC Looking for Help Planning Future Programs

Outagamie County Aging Unit is looking for your thoughts and ideas that will help us improve programs and services for the residents of Outagamie County. Your answers will help us develop a Three-Year Aging Plan. Now is your chance to help the Aging Unit create goals that strive to preserve the dignity and security of […]

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Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance Available

Do you need help paying rent or utilities due to COVID-19? Wisconsinites should not fear being evicted, having their utilities shut off, or being without a place to live because their budgets have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. ​ ​The Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) is partnering with members of the Wisconsin Community Action […]

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Outagamie County will be hosting Powerful Tools for Caregivers, a six session program designed to provide family caregivers with the tools to take care of themselves while caring for a loved one. You will benefit from this class whether helping a parent, partner, spouse, adult child, neighbor, or friend. Learn to: Reduce stress Boost self-confidence […]

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