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Wisconsin Promise is a project for 2000 participating Wisconsin families with 14 to 16 year old teens who receive Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI). The goal is 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. More Stories
Hard-Working Youth is Asked to Work More HoursFebruary 6, 2017
When Life Changes for the BestFebruary 2, 2017
We ask for your opinions (a lot!) so we can continue to improve our services and best help you and your family.
Ellie’s Updates: Wisconsin Promise ParticipantsSeptember 5, 2018
Community Conversation: Preparing Youth with Disabilities for EmploymentAugust 30, 2018
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