Community Economic Development Presentations

Recorded Presentations

The Continuum of Care: Childcare and Healthcare

November 2, 2021 

Learn about:

  • Rural childcare issues and solutions
  • The impact childcare has on health outcomes
  • Why healthcare organizations should engage in solving childcare challenges
  • Partnering with local economic development practitioners to solve childcare challenges
  • Partnering with healthcare institutions to solve childcare challenge
Healthcare Partnerships for Downtown Success

Sept 2, 2021

2020 highlighted for many that health is integral to economic well-being. Extending partnerships with healthcare institutions beyond the pandemic and integrating cross-sector approaches to development into your toolkit can result in healthier, more economically vibrant communities. Join WEDC and RWHC to learn about how healthcare providers have partnered with communities in downtown development across Wisconsin.

Rural Infrastructure Intersections: Healthcare and Broadband

Aug 17, 2021

Learn about:

  • Rural broadband issues and solutions
  • Why healthcare organizations should engage in broadband work
  • How health and broadband relate
  • How to partner with local economic development practitioners to solve broadband challenges
  • How to partner with healthcare institutions to solve local broadband challenges
Housing + Hospitals in Rural Wisconsin

May 25, 2021

Learn about:

  • What housing issues are facing rural Wisconsin
  • How to engage the community around housing issues
  • What has worked to combat housing issues in rural Wisconsin
  • How housing impacts health outcomes
  • How housing impacts healthcare, including financially