This page will contain information we receive on various support groups in the community. It will be updated as we are made aware of groups in the Milwaukee Area. Please check this often.

Support Groups

Red Ballon Group

This is a grief support group for parents who have lost a child to the disease of addiction or any other family member who has lost a loved one to the disease of addiction. Parents, siblings and loved ones. This is a group that gives people a chance to share, support and connect with others in similar situations.

Group will be meeting on Monday, January 23rd, 2017 from 6-7:30 pm:

Shorewood Village Center

(Basement of the Library)

3920 N Murray Ave.

Shorewood, WI

For more information or if you have any questions please contact:

Martine (martine2u@aol.com)

Please share this information with anyone who could benefit from this group!

 

NEUMA

Psychological Services

Presents

Group Workshop for PARENTS  of TEENS

taught by

Zach Meyer, MA, LPC

MONDAYS at 8 PM

6110 N Port Washington Rd

To Register or for More Info:

414.207.6131 or zach@neumapsych.com

Hey, Milwaukee area Parents! Zach Meyer has specialized in working with teens for 14 years and is excited to share his knowledge with you in a new group workshop for parents of teenagers. Zach wants to give you the tools you need to stay connected and support your teens’ mental health. Come find out what’s normal during the teenage years, what your teens need most from you as a parent during this time, and what behaviors merit some professional attention. is one hour workshop will begin with some education on the day’s topic, and will conclude with a chance to ask questions. Monday, February 6th, we will be discussing the many forms of ANXIETY that can show up during adolescence, including social anxiety, academic anxiety, and panic attacks. On the 13th, we will be discussing DEPRESSION. And on the 20th, we will be discussing TEEN CULTURE, including peer relationships, use of technology, etc. Cost is only $25 each week. Call or email to reserve a spot, as space is limited. I hope you’ll join us! 

 

SURVIVORS HELPING SURVIVORS

You have recently lost a loved one to suicide. Your feelings of grief, sadness, shock, isolation, anger and guilt may seem overwhelming. You may wonder if you will ever recover. These are normal responses. There is help from others who, like you, have experienced this tragedy. They want to help you recover and, most of all, they want you to know that you are not alone.

Survivors Helping Survivors is open to all family members and friends of a loved one who has completed suicide. People of all ages, occupations, and religious affiliations are welcome. There is no fee and you are welcome to attend as often as you would like.

MHA offers the following support groups in the Milwaukee area.

For more information, call MHA at 414.276.3122 or 414.336.7970 or email Adrienne at adrienne@mhawisconsin.org.
Visit our website: www.mhawisconsin.org/survivors

South Side Group

Date: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Time: 7 to 9 p.m.

Location: Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Health Science Building, #1, Room 4 (lower level)

2901 W. Kinnickinnic River Parkway, Milwaukee

North Side Group

Date: 1st Wednesday of each month
Time: 6 to 8pm

Location: Rogers InHealth, 4555 W. Schroeder Dr., Suite 185. Milwaukee

Waukesha (sponsored by NAMI Waukesha)

Date: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Location: NAMI Waukesha, 217 Wisconsin Ave., Suite 300, Waukesha 53186

For additional information: Mary Madden at NAMI (262) 524-8886