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									                                      Support Groups for People Living with Mental Illness and Families
                                   Family members welcome              NAMI Family Support Group**           217 Wisconsin Ave., #411
   Listings are current as of      Vets Place Central                  Froedtert Hospital                    2 Wednesday, 6:30-8:00 pm
           10/3/2012               3330 W. Wells Street                Main entrance, (off 92nd St.)         262.524.8886 (Jana)
                                   2nd & 4th Mondays, 6:30-8:30pm      Ask at Information Desk
*Consumer led                      414.342.5000 x242 (Ken or Mike)     2nd & 4th Mondays, 6:30pm-8:30
**Family member led                                                                               NAMI Peer Support Group*
                                                                       414.344.0447 (NAMI Greater NAMI Waukesha
***Professionally led                                                  Milwaukee)
                                   South/Southwest Side                                           217 Wisconsin Avenue, #411,
                                   Dual Diagnosis*                                                Waukesha
NAMI Connection Mutual Support
                                   VA Medical Center                NAMI Family Support Group**   1st & 3rd Thursdays, 7-9pm
                                   54th & National, Bldg.123/Rm D111St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church 262.524.8886 (Jim & Brian)
Peer support for persons with any                                   NOTE: GROUP WILL NOT MEET Family members welcome
                                   Thursdays, 5:30pm
mental illness.
                                   414.384.2000, x-42170 (Anthony) IN JULY; will resume in August
NAMI Greater Milwaukee
                                                                    1615 Wauwatosa Ave.           Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
3732 W. Wisconsin Ave. (Enter                                        st
and park in rear).                 Depression-Bipolar Group*(DBSA) 1 Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm         Support Group***
                                   Independence First               414-963-0510 (Ann)            First United Methodist Church
Every Saturday, 10am to 11:30am.             st
414-344-0447                        540 S. 1 Street                                                          121 Wisconsin Avenue,
                                    2nd and 4th Monday, 6:30-8pm       Survivors Helping Survivors**         Waukesha
                                    414.964-2586 (Roseann)             (for family & friends who have lost   2nd Wednesday & 4th Thursday,
Faith in Recovery
                                                                       someone to suicide)                   7-8:30pm 262.542.4256
Milwaukee Co. BHD Day Hospital
                                    Double Trouble/Dual Diagnosis*     King of Kings Lutheran Church
9201 Watertown Plank Rd.
                                    Pass It On Club                    9524 W. Good Hope Road            Depression-Bipolar Support Grp.
                                    6229 W. Forest Home Avenue         1st Thursday, 7-9:00pm            (DBSA)*
414.329.9100 (Ray)
                                    Tuesdays, 7:30pm                   414.545.8786 (Joan or Roger) or   St. Williams Parish (Vercelli House)
                                    414.764.8992 (Larry)               414.276.3122 (Mental Health       440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha
                                    Okay to bring family member        Assn.)                            Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm
                                                                                                         414.750-2581 (Chris)
A peer-run, non-crisis support line
                                    Sexual Assault/Abuse Support       Eating Disorder Support Group for Family Members Welcome
414.777.4729, 7-11pm every night
                                    Groups                             Adolescents and Young Adults***
(except Thursday); and closed on
                                    Only for survivors of sexual       Rogers Memorial Hospital          Depression-Bipolar Group (DBSA)*
Tuesday during summer months
                                    trauma                             11101 W. Lincoln Ave. West Allis Community Memorial Hospital
                                    The Healing Center                 Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30pm         W180 N8085 Town Hall Road
WARMLINE*, Washington County 611 W. National Avenue, 4th floor         414.203.4557 (Elizabeth) or       Menomonee Falls
A peer-run, non-crisis support line Call 414.671.4325 for more info.   414.203.4515 (Lisa)               Wednesdays, 7:30-9pm
Friday & Saturday nights, 6-9 pm    TTY: 414.672.3301                                                      262.251.1000
                                                                       Horizon Grief Resource Center***
                                    NAMI Journey of Hope**             8949 N. Deerbrook Tr., Brown Deer Eating Disorders Support Group***
Anxiety Disorders Association of    Family Support Group               Call for times 414.586.8383 (Kayla) and Eating Disorders Support Group
America Their Website has info      Zablocki Library
                                    3501 W. Oklahoma Avenue                                                for Family and Friends***
and self-tests for Generalized                                         Huntington Disease***
                                    3rd Tuesday, 6:30pm. Call                                              Rogers Memorial Hospital
Anxiety Disorder, OCD, Panic
                                    414.645.9708 (Margie)              Froedtert Hospital West Clinic      34700 Valley Rd., Oconomowoc
Disorder, PTSD, Social Anxiety                                                                               st  rd
                                                                       Conference Rm. AB                   1 & 3 Monday, 6-7pm
Disorder and Specific Phobias.                                          rd
                                                                       3 Saturday, 10:30 am-noon           1-800-767-4411
240-485-1001.          Survivors Helping Survivors**      414.257.9499 (Jean)
ADAA Blog:                          St. Luke's Medical Center                      Racine County           Health Sciences Building, #1
                                    2901 W. Kinnickinnic River Pkwy.                                  Schizophrenia/Schizoaffective
                                    2nd Tuesday, 7-9:00pm              Twelve-Step Groups at Aurora   Support Group***
Overeaters Anonymous
                                    414.276.3122 (Mental Health        Alcoholics Anonymous, Cocaine Racine Friendship Clubhouse
12-step recovery group                                                                                       th
                                                                       Anonymous, Gamblers Anonymous, 2000 17 Street, Racine
Call for 414.259.0640 for meeting Assn.)                                                               nd
                                                                       Overeaters Anonymous           2 Monday, 10:30 am
times and locations
                                                                       Aurora Psychiatric Hospital    262.637.0582 (Linda)                          Living Through Loss                1220 Dewey Ave., Wauwatosa
                                    Grief Support Group                414.454-6600
  Downtown/East Side                West Allis Memorial Hospital
  Pathfinders*** (formerly The      8901 W. Lincoln Avenue
                                    1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 10-11:30am     Recovery*                             Continued on other side
  Counseling Center)
                                                                       To cope with depression, anxiety
  Shelter, mental health counseling and 6-7:30pm
                                    414.328.7405 (Jeanne)              anger or stress
  for children, teens and young
                                                                       Lutheran Manor Apts.
  adults 414.271.2565                                                             nd
                                                                       4535 N. 92 Street                Northwest & West Side              Wednesdays, 1:30 pm
                                    NAMI Spouse & Family               414.464.5121
  North/Northeast Side              Support Group**
  DBSA Milwaukee Northside Peer Underwood Memorial Baptist             Waukesha County
  Support Group*                    Church, 1916 Wauwatosa Ave.
                                    3rd Wednesday, 7:00pm              NAMI Family Support Group**
  For individuals with depression,
                                    414.774.4663 (Barb)                NAMI Waukesha Office
  bipolar disorder or PTSD
Support Groups for Consumers and Families, continued

                                     Veterans and Families
Encouraging others touched by        Dryhootch
Riverwood Church, Burlington
6919 McHenry Ave.                    For information on support groups
2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6:30 pm          for Veterans and family members
NOTE: SUMMER HOURS ARE               please visit ,
THE 4TH TUESDAY ONLY AT              phone: 414-763-2785, or e-mail:
6:30 PM (June-July-August) 
262.539.2383 (church);               1030 E. Brady Street, Milwaukee
262.758.0886 (Steve & Cathie)

Teen Support Group*
St. Luke’s Hospital, Racine
1320 Wisconsin Ave.,
1 floor Memorial Dining Room
Tuesday, 6:30 pm
262-637-0582 (Debby G.)

Ozaukee County
NAMI-Ozaukee Family Support**
Christ Church, Mequon
13460 N. Port Washington Road
3rd Thursday, 7:00pm
262.243.3627 (NAMI-Ozaukee)

Depressive-Bipolar Association of
Ozaukee County*(DBSA)
Grace Lutheran Church
714 Fifth Avenue, Grafton
Every other Thursday, 7:30pm
262-689-5334 (Jennifer)

Washington County
Bereavement Support Group***
St. Francis Cabrini Church
1025 S. 7 Ave.
West Bend, WI                           This list of Support Groups is
Enter Lower Level                          also available on NAMI
1 Thursday, 7:00 pm                     Greater Milwaukee’s website.
(no meeting in July) 262-338-            Visit and
2366, ext 12 (Carol)                     click on “Support Groups.”

Dodge County
Depression-Bipolar Group
Watertown Senior & Community Cntr.
 st   rd   th
1 , 3 & 5 Mondays, 7-8:30pm
414.964.2586 (Roseann)
Family members welcome

Clubs and Social Centers
Our Space*
1527 W. National Ave.
Call for Support Group

Grand Avenue Club*
210 E. Michigan Street

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