Where Is Care & Community Justice Inc. Partner to Expand Access to Low-Cost Legal Services

Madison, Wisconsin-March 13, 2019 – Where Is Care a Madison based nonprofit venture, along with Community Justice, Inc.  announced today that they will be working in partnership to expand and improve access to affordable, community-based, legal services in Dane County. Community Justice Inc. joins an extensive and diverse network of community partners that has been formed around Where Is Care for the past four years.

Where Is Care, with support from their network of partners has developed and launched an online community of affordable community resources with the goal of increasing access to health and social services for low-income individuals and families.

Kevin Dwyer, Where Is Care CEO, said, “We very excited to be working with Community Justice Inc. Having the support of Jennifer and her team will be a great asset to our project. It’s always been our goal to the community dictate what services contribute to the health and wellbeing of our neighbors. This new relationship will help us grow in a new direction and better meet the complex needs of Dane County residents facing poverty and systemic barriers.”

Community Justice, Inc. is a non-profit law firm that provides people with access to justice by offering affordable legal services from qualified and dedicated attorneys.  CJI works with low-income families and individuals to secure fair representation in court, protecting the legal rights of those who would otherwise face the system alone.

Jennifer Binkley, Community Justice Inc., Managing Attorney/ Development Director, also commented about the newly formed partnership. "Community Justice is excited about partnering with Where is Care to help our clients find needed resources in our community. We hope to provide the link to our clients and use the program in our office to help our intake workers find the best possible referrals.  We hope other organizations in our area join Where is Care soon to make it the best "one stop shop" for resources for those in need!"

Where Is Care also has the potential to benefit organizations offering legal and other services. By making use of this free platform these organizations stand to benefit from improved operational efficiency, communication and public awareness.

Where Is Care is available online, or for Apple and Android mobile devices. Search for services in your are or register your organization today at www.WhereIsCare.org


Where Is Care Forges Partnership with DeForest Area Community & Senior Center

Where Is Care Forges Partnership with DeForest Area Community & Senior Center

Madison, February 16, 2018 - Where Is Care is happy to announce its partnership with DeForest Area Community & Senior Center, a gathering place for people of all ages from across Dane County. DeForest Area Community & Senior Center offers case management for people ages 60+ who are living independently in the DeForest, Windsor, and Vienna areas. The community center is a congregate meal site Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday for people ages 60+ and also offers exercise classes for that population. DeForest area seniors can also reserve transportation to clinics and shopping centers in Dane County. The community center is also a resource for food for those with low income.

Where is Care Develops Partnership with Transitional Resource Group, Reentry Associates

Where is Care Develops Partnership with Transitional Resource Group, Reentry Associates

Madison, January 15, 2018 - Where is Care is excited to announce its partnership with The Reentry Associates, an organization devoted to helping its clients reenter their communities smoothly and successfully, be it from hospitalization, incarceration, treatment, etc. The Reentry Associates serve to augment the services their clients are receiving by connecting clients with peers who can help match them with the programs, mentoring, coaching, or training each individual may need.

Where Is Care Establishes Partnership with Local Dementia Resource Group

Where Is Care Establishes Partnership with Local Dementia Resource Group

Madison, January 3, 2018 – Where Is Care (formerly HealthConnect.Link) is excited about its newly formed partnership with Dementia Friendly Middleton, a volunteer organization devoted to educating and training community members, businesses, and other organizations about dementia. Dementia Friendly Middleton seeks to better serve those in our community who live with dementia and decrease the stigma and isolation that surround these types of diagnoses.

HealthConnect.Link Making A Difference Today, and Tomorrow

HealthConnect.Link Making A Difference Today, and Tomorrow

What was to become “a real passion” for Kevin Dwyer ’16, MBA ’17 has its origins three years ago, when his wife Emily began a family medicine residency program in Madison.

“Neither of us were really prepared for just how challenging it was going to be for her to not only manage learning the medicine, but also working with very complex situations with low-income patients.”