The Wyoming Coalition for a Healthy Retirement (WCHR) exists to protect the security and dignity of retired firefighters, teachers, nurses, librarians, and public employees.
Are you interested in supporting legislation to provide an inflation adjustment for Wyoming retirees? Are you interested in learning how to lobby your legislators to get that adjustment?
Virtually attend a free lobbyist training provided by the Equality State Policy Center and the Wyoming Coalition for a Healthy Retirement.
The facts on WRS
The average service at retirement is 19.9 years, and about 20% of all retirees are career employees with 30 or more years of public service.
In 2017, WRS paid over $607 million in benefits.
About 79% of WRS payments remain in Wyoming and are recycled back in our economy.