Wisconsin Promise was a project for 2000 participating Wisconsin families with 14 to 16 year old teens who receive Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI). The goal was to support teens receiving SSI and their families in achieving their education and career goals.
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Enrollment for Wisconsin Promise is over, but people with disabilities can apply for services like these through the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Please visit them to get started on the path to success today!
Promise teens and families share their experiences.
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Promise By the Numbers…
How Many Enrollees Expect to Live Independently?
Gender of Teen Participants
Family Members Average
822 total jobs; 574 active jobs with an average of 30 hours per week at an average of $12.45/hr
1,061 total jobs, 272 active jobs with an average 20 hours per week at an average of $9.05 hr