Post-Polio Resource Group of SE WI
The Post-Polio Resource Group was founded in 1985 by a group of polio survivors concerned about the then newly recognized condition called Post-Polio Syndrome (PPS).Our mission is to inform and help transform the lives of polio survivors with regard to our medical, emotional, social, spiritual, and other life needs --- especially as we experience the new and debilitating symptoms of PPS.
November 16 - Fall Luncheon - Four Points Sheraton in Brown Deer featuring the Aaron-Hetzel Trio.
In Honor of Veteran's Day
Thanks to our member Cookie Anderson who forwarded the following link. It features PPRG member Sandi Jenkins who served 25 years in the Army Reserve. Thank you, Sandi!
UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).
The UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), ratified by more than 100 countries, is an international disability treaty that was inspired by U.S. leadership in recognizing the rights of people with disabilities. It is a vital framework for creating legislation and policies around the world that embrace the rights and dignity of all people with disabilities.
Please consider signing the petition. The website is www.usicd.org.
Forum Family Restaurant Luncheon
The last luncheon for 2013 was held at the Forum Family Restaurant on October 16 at 1 pm. The Forum Restaurant is located on Hwy 100 and Layton Ave. in Greenfield. Please call Dagmar at 414-425-5692 if you plan to attend.
Watch for the 2014 luncheon dates.
Salk Institute's website at http://poliotoday.org/
We're all in this together.
Please let other polio survivors and their loved ones know about us.
The PPRG's web site has been online since May 1, 1997