University of Wisconsin–Madison


Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
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Welcome to the Southern Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs!

What’s New

Children’s Long-Term Support (CLTS) Community and Provider Forums

Learn about the latest updates in the Children’s Long-Term Support Waiver Program. Department of Health Services (DHS) representatives will present information on Draft CLTS Waiver Service Rates, CLTS Provider Directory and the Children’s wait list elimination initiative. You need to register for the forums.

August 2 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Westwood Conference Center
1800 Westwood Center Blvd.

La Crosse
August 7 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Days Inn Conference Center
101 Sky Harbour Drive

August 8 from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Crowne Plaza
4402 E. Washington Ave.

August 14 from 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
The Ingleside Hotel
2810 Gold Road

Endless Possibilities: Juvenile Justice and Mental Health Conference

This  conference is for educators, parents, and others to gain much more information related to mental health, education, and family supports.
Keynote: Away from No Way: Pages from a Hope Dealer’s Handbook   A. Hansan Davis, J.D.
Breakout topics include: School to Prison Pipeline, Alternative Pathways to High School Completion, Manifestation Determinations, Child Welfare, Transitions between Systems and more.
Register online:
or contact the Shannon Stuart at
Cost: $35.00 (includes lunch) A limited number of parent scholarships are available to cover conference registration. Please email Vicki Davis Davila at to arrange.
Location: Hyland Hall, UW-Whitewater
Date/Time: Friday, August 3, 2018//8:30am-3:30pm


Find Us

map wisconsin 5 regional centersOur Southern Regional Center serves the following counties: Adams, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Grant, Green, Iowa, Juneau, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk and Vernon, shown in orange on the map.
Contact the Southern Regional Center.


Wisconsin Well Badger Resource Center is a statewide public health Information and Referral (I&R) service and resource program offering a toll free phone line and website for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs and more. Well Badger is staffed to provide information and referrals with a deliberate focus to engage high-risk populations and for those with special needs.
Phone: 1-800-642-7837