University of Wisconsin–Madison


Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
mother with child

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

What’s New

Parenting Connections: Individualized Education Plans (IEPS)  Learn the essentials for preparing for your child’s IEP meeting.
Parent involvement and parent rights will be covered as well.

Hedberg Public Library (Janesville)
Thursday, October 11 5:30-7:00pm
Register at or call 608-758-6585.

Beloit Public Library
Monday, October 22 5:30-7:00pm
Register at or 608-361-4020

Limited childcare will be available to youth with special needs and/or siblings under 12 years old. Please contact Family Respite Care at 608-346-3785 or at to sign-up for childcare or for additional childcare information.

Presented in collaboration with Aptiv, CESA 2, Family Respite Care Services, Compass Wisconsin, Rock County Children’s Long Term Support, Hedberg Public Library, Beloit Public Library and the School District of Beloit.

“Addressing Mental Health in People with Autism: Are We Ready for A Dual Continua Model?”
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018 ● 12:00 P.M.

Parent to Parent Support Parent Training
Trainings prepare you to give support to another parent who is parenting a child with special needs.
Join us for our Support Parent Training and help us meet the increasing need for peer support by becoming part of Wisconsin’s Network of Support Parents.
The trainings are free and lunch is provided
Space is limited. Please register by October 13th.

For more information or to register for training call or email:
Julie Rogers (715) 361-2898 or

Find Us

Our Southern Regional Cwisconsin southern region map enter 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