Milwaukee County Department on Aging 235 W. Galena St.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
414-289-6874 (8am-4:30pm)

Provides information about and referrals to a variety of services for persons 60 years and older. Provides assessment of needs and coordination of services to assist older adults to live independently at home. (No fee for services.)

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Groups meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 7-9pm. For Information or to register call: 414-266-2743 Support groups: Bereaved parents, Bereaved siblings, Bereaved mothers, Bereaved grand- parents.

Mt. Hope Lutheran Church
8633 W. Becher St.
West Allis, WI 53227
Friendly Widows and Widowers
For information or to register call:

St. Luke's Medical Center 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53215
To register call: 414-649-7315

Support Groups: Loss of a loved one for children, loss of a parent for adults, recently widowed, survivors helping survivors (for suicide survivors)

St. Luke's South Shore
5900 S. Lake Dr.
Cudahy, WI 53110
Grief support groups (1st Thursday each month)
Daytime group 1-2pm at the hospital.
To register call
Evening group: 7-8pm

St. Mary's Catholic Church Education Center.
1314 Manitoba-South
Milwaukee. To register call :

St. Joseph Hospital
5000 W. Chambers Street
Milwaukee, WI 53210
For information call:
The Spiritual Center at
(414) 447-2000

Support for the Bereaved:
For information call:
To register call:


Interfaith Older Adult Program
600 W. Virginia St.
Milwaukee, WI 53204

A network of church-sponsored coordinators and volunteers who assist older adults with chores, transportation, telephone assistance and respite care (no fee for services). They also can provide personal caregivers (there is a fee for these services).

Elderly Advocacy
A part of Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc.

Provides legal assistance to persons 60 years and older. Will assist in organizing paperwork and applying for benefits such as: Medicare/Supplemental insurance, SSI, Title 19, Social Security disability, VA benefits, Homestead tax credit, and Supportive home services (No fee for services).

West Allis Memorial Hospital
8901 W. Lincoln Ave.
West Allis, WI 53227

Living through Loss Support Group.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Daytime group:10-11:30am. Evening group:6-7:30pm. For information call: 414-328-6800. No registration needed.

Wisconsin Sudden Infant Death Center
For information call:

Waukesha Area:
211 - First Call For Help
Loss of a Loved One Group

Series of 6-8 sessions of 2hrs. each. For information call Kathy Bruning at

Stillwaters Cancer Support Group
434 Madison St.
Waukesha, WI 53188
8 week sessions throughout the year.