Milwaukee County Department on Aging 235 W. Galena St.
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.
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
St. Luke's Medical Center 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave.
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
St. Mary's Catholic Church Education Center.
St. Joseph Hospital
Support for the Bereaved:
Interfaith Older Adult Program
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).
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
Living through Loss Support Group.
Wisconsin Sudden Infant Death Center
Series of 6-8 sessions of 2hrs. each. For information call Kathy Bruning at
Stillwaters Cancer Support Group