University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee


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UWM Campus Resources

Norris Health Center
Appointments: (414) 229-4716
Pharmacy: 414-2269-6643
3351 North Downer Avenue
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM Friday: 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM

Equity/Diversity Services (Office of)
Mitchell Hall 359

UWM Psychology Clinic
Pearse Hall, Room 179
2513 E. Hartford Avenue
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Care is provided by appointment only.  Fees are based on a sliding scale.

LGBT Resource Center
(414) 229-4116
UWM Student Union WG89
2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Hours: Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM Tuesday-Thursday 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Accessibility Resource Center
Mitchell Hall Room 112
3203 North Downer Avenue
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:45 AM to 4:30 PM

Women's Resource Center
(414) 229-2852
UWM Student Union WG93
2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Monday-Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM *and by appointment*

University Police
For emergencies call 9-911 from a campus phone or 414-229-9911 from a cell phone.
For nonemergencies call 414-229-4627
Ground floor of Sandburg Residence Hall West Tower
3410 N. Maryland Avenue
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

University Christian Minstries - Food Pantry for UWM
**Please visit the Dean of Students Office (Mellencamp Hall 118) for more information

Accessibililty Resources in the Milwaukee Community

Milwaukee County Disabilities Services Division
(414) 289-6660
1220 West Vliet Street, Room 300
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Transit Plus Program: Bus, Taxi, and Van Services
(414) 343-1700
1942 N. 17th Street

Milwaukee County Transit System (Riding the bus with a mobility device)
(414) 344-6711
1942 N. 17th Street
Mobility device training is available




Mental Health Resources in the Milwaukee Community

Access Clinic
(414) 257-7665
Crisis line:(414) 257-7222
9455 Watertown Plank Road
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
New patients should arrive before 2:00 PM
treatment provided to uninsured people only
*Proof of residency in Milwaukee County is required*

Milwaukee County Crisis Line
(414) 257-7222

Suicide Prevention Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Samaritan Family Wellness
Bayshore Towne Center
500 W. Silver Spring Drive, Suite K270 Glendale, WI 53217

Lutheran Social Services
(414) 304-3600
2831 N. Grandview Blvd., Ste. 209 Pewaukee, WI 53072
*Do not need to be Lutheran to use the services

Jewish Family Services
1300 North Jackson Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
*Do not need to be Jewish to use the services

Aurora Family Service
3200 W Highland Blvd
Milwaukee, WI

Catholic Charities – Counseling
2021 N 60th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53208
*Do not need to be Catholic to use the services

Columbia St. Mary's Center for Psychotherapies
2323 North Lake Drive Milwaukee, WI 53211

Center for Psychological Services
(414) 288-3487

Marquette University
Cramer Hall, 307 604 N. 16th St. Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233




LGBT Resources - Milwaukee

MKE LGBT Community Center
1110 N Market St, Second Floor,
Milwaukee, WI 53202.
Monday-Thursday: 10:00am to 8:30pm Friday: 10:00am to 9:30pm Saturday: 6:00pm to 10:00pm Sunday: CLOSED

GLBT National Help Center – Hotline
Monday – Friday: 3:0pm to 11:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Free and confidential support. Email and telephone peer-counseling.

GLBT National Youth Talkline - Hotline
Monday – Friday: 3:00pm to 11:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Free and confidential support for individuals up to 25 years old. Email and telephone peer-counseling.

Trevor Project – Hotline
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Crisis Intervention for individuals ages 13 to 25.

The Galano Club
315 W. Court St. #201
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Substance abuse counseling for the LBGT community




Sexual Assault Resources - Milwaukee

If you were assaulted see Norris Health Center resource page or the Sexual Assault Treatment Center for services and assistance.

UWM confidential resources available to assist students in distress:
Women's Resource Center, 414-229-2852,
Norris Health Center, 414-229-4716

Additional campus resources available to assist students in distress:
Dean of Students Office, 414-229-4632,
University Housing, 414-229-6123
University Police, 414-229-4627

The Healing Center – Victims of sexual abuse
(414)671-HEAL (4325)
130 W. Bruce St., 4th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Monday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am - 1:00pm, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday - Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 12:00pm
*For male and female victims

Aurora Sinai Medical Center
Sexual Assault Treatment Center
945 N. 12th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Aurora West Allis Medical Center
8901 W. Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week




Substance Abuse Support

Alcoholics Anonymous
24 Hour Hotline: (414)771-9119 7429 W Greenfield Ave
West Allis WI 53214
|Monday – Friday: 9:00am - 6:00pm Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday: Closed




Meal Sites - Milwaukee

Agape Community Center
Contact Carly Garry (414)464-4440 (ext. 227)
6100 N 42nd Street
Milwaukee, WI 53209 Community Services: 8:30am-5:30pm
Call for meal eligibility information and times

All Saints Meal Program
Contact Nicole Pate (414)627-2663
4060 N. 26th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53209
Meals: Wednesdays: 5:30-6:30pm

Bethesda Outreach Center
contact Mother Bates (414)344-9881

2810 W Highland Boulevard
Milwaukee, WI 53208
Meals: Tuesday - Thursday 11:45-1:00pm

The Gathering (414)272 4122
833 W Wisconsin Ave 53233
Milwaukee, WI
Meals: Monday – Friday: 8:30am - 9:30am Saturday: 11:30am-12:30pm

Christian Faith Fellowship East
724 S Layton Blvd 53215
Milwaukee, WI
Meals: Monday & Wednesday: 4:30pm-5:30pm Saturday: 11:30am-12:30pm

ONG Neighborhood Center
3421 W. Lisbon Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meals: Monday & Wednesday: 4:30pm – 5:30pm Saturday: 11:30am – 12:30pm

Gesu Parish
Contact Eileen Ciezki (414)288-7101
1210 W Michigan Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53208
(Lower level brick bldg) Meals: 1st 2nd & 3rd Saturday: 5:40-6:30pm

Metropolitan Baptist
Contact: LaVerne Smith (414)562-7200
1345 W Burleigh
Milwaukee, WI 53206
Meals: Sunday: 8:00am-9:00am Tuesday & Thursday: 5:00pm-6:00pm

Milwaukee Rescue Mission - Women Only 344.2211
830 N 19th St 53233
Serves meals at 1820 Wells St:
7:00am 12:00pm 4:45pm
Prayer service mandatory half hour before each meal

Milwaukee Rescue Mission - Men Only 935.0200
1820 W Wells
Chapel First
Daily Bkfst 6:15am, Lunch 11:15, Dinner 4:15
*Visit the Chapel before meals

St Ben’s Community Meal
Contact: Br Dave Schwab (414)271-0135 (ext.15)
1015 N 9th St
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Meals: Sunday – Friday: 5:15pm-6:30pm

St John’s Cathedral – Open Door Cafe
Contact Schauneille Allen (414)276-9814 (ext. 3112)
831 N Van Buren
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Sunday-Friday: 11:15am-12:30pm Bag lunch: Sunday – Friday: 1:00-2:30pm

St Vincent De Paul
Contact Jean Baumgardner 414) 649.9555
931 W Madison Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Meals: Sunday - Friday 5:30pm-6:15pm

St Vincent De Paul
Contact Jean Baumgardner (414) 649.9555
2610 N Martin Luther King Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Meals: Monday – Friday: 5:30pm-6:15pm

Seventh Day Adventist Church
Contact Nelda Womack (414)273-7933
Bus stop 9th and Wisconsin 53233 Meals: 4th & 5th Saturday: 4:00pm-5:00pm




Food Pantries - Milwaukee

All Saints Pantry
Contact Nicole Pate (414)627-2663
4060 N 26th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53216

Central City Churches Outreach Ministry
Contact Bob Foley (414)342-5252
3022 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53208
Meals: Monday –Thursday: 9:30am-11:30am *Serves zip codes: 53205, 53208, 53233 (bring photo I.D. & proof of current address)

Friedens Community Ministries
Contact Broiann Pyant (414)289-6030
1220 W Vilet, Milwaukee, WI
Inside the Marcia P. Coggs, Human Services Center, Lower Level
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:30am-4:00pm
*Must get a referral from County Worker, State worker or Hunger Task Force, each of which is located at the Marcia Coggs Center.

Hope House (414) 389 – 3822
209 W Orchard
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Hours: Tuesday & Thursday: 12:30-2:30pm Saturday: 10:00am-12noon *Serves 53204 zip code (Bring piece of mail & photo I.D.)

House Of Peace (414)933-1300
1702 W Walnut Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday – Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm; 1:00pm - 4:00pm Serves zip codes: 53205, 53233, 53206

St Martin de Porres (414)372-3090
128 W Burleigh
Milwaukee, WI
Hours: Monday: 3:00pm-4:30pm; Thursday: 5:00pm-6:30pm; Saturday: 10:00am-11:30am
*Serves residents who live between between Capitol and North; Holton and 20th St. (ID and mail with current address required)

Salvation Army Social Service (414)831-1156
1645 N 25th
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:30am-11:00am; 12:30pm-3:00pm Thursday: 1:00pm-3:00pm




Legal Services – Milwaukee

House of Peace Legal Services
Contact Julie Darnieder (414)933-1302
1702 W Walnut St
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Tuesday 3:00-7:00pm
*no appointments, walk-ins only

Legal Action of Wisconsin (414)278-7722 230
W Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53203 Call for various service hours

Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee (414)727-5300
521 N 8th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Hours: Monday & Wednesday: 1:30pm-3:30pm




Clothing Distribution – Milwaukee

Urban Threads (414) 325-3047
Contact Carla Schultz
5300 W. Lincoln Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53219

Casa Maria (414)344-5745
1131 N 21st Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 10:00am-2:00pm *Call ahead for an appointment.

House of Peace (414)933-1300
1702 W Walnut Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday – Friday: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
*Appointment required (bring photo ID)

Day Services – Milwaukee
Repairers Of The Breach (414)342-9323
1335 W Vliet
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday – Saturday: 7:00am-4:00pm *This resource centers offers a variety of programs and services




Shelters – Milwaukee

Shelter Hotline (414)302-6633 24/7 Service

Casa Maria (414)344-5745 1131 N 21st Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
*Serves women with children and single women. Must call ahead between 9:00am and 8:00pm.

The Cathedral Center (414)831-0394
845 N Van Buren Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
*Serves single women, single parents with children, and families. Call ahead to speak with an intake specialist.

Guest House (414)345-3240
1216 N 13th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
*Houses up to 86 men short term.

Hope House (414)645-2122
209 W Orchard Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204
*This facility offers a variety of options. Please call for more information.

Joy House (413)344-3774
830 N 19th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
*Housing for women with children and women who are pregnant.
Associated with the Milwaukee Rescue Mission. Call ahead for eligibility information.

Safe Harbor (414)344-2211
1820 W Wells
Milwaukee, WI 53233.
*Housing for up to 250 men. Associated with Milwaukee Rescue Mission.
Must be there by 6:30pm for prayer service. Call for eligibility information.

Milwaukee Women’s Center 24 hour hotline: (414)671-6140
728 N. James Lovell Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
*Housing and services for battered women and children.
Emergency transportation to the shelter is available. Call for eligibility information.

Salvation Army Emergency Lodge
Contact Debra Lewis (414)265-6360
1730 N 7th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
*Call ahead for eligibility information

SDC Family Support Center (414)385-0854 (ext. 2)
3025 W Mitchell
Milwaukee, WI53215
*Families only. 24/7 hour service.
Bring picture ID, social security number, proof of income, marriage license (if applicable), and custody papers (if applicable)

Sojourner Truth House (414)643-1777, 24 hour hotline: (414)933-2722
Housing and services for battered women and children.




Clinics – Milwaukee

Milwaukee St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Dental Clinic
Contact: Robyn (414)383-3220
1730 S 13th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm Friday: 8:00am – 12:00pm Urgent Care walk-ins must register at the clinic at 7:30am.

Marquette Clinic for Women and Children (414)755-6970 1821
N 16th Street (Lower level of Cross Lutheran Church
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Thursday: 8:00am – 12:00pm (appointment required) *Serves uninsured women and children

St Ben’s Clinic
Contact Carolyn Laabs, nurse practitioner (414)765-0606 1027
N 9th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday: 9:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday: 9:00am – 1:00pm BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm BY APPOINTMENT ONLY *Care for homeless men & women or those at risk of homelessness.

STD Specialties (414)264-8800
3251 N. Holton Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Hours: Monday , Wednesday, Thursday: 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am – 3:00pm Alternate Friday mornings: 8:00am – 12:00pm
*Call for Dates *HIV testing free anytime. Charges for other testing.*Call for an appointment

Salvation Army Clinic
Contact Michelle Doneis (414)265-6360
1730 N 7th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:00pm
*Free clinic for the uninsured. Call for an appointment.

UWM House of Peace Community Nursing Clinic
Contact Beth Peterman (414)933-1590
1702 W Walnut Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 4:00pm
*Appointment necessary. Call ahead

Aurora Walker’s Point Community Clinic
Contact: Steve Ohly (414)384-1400
130 W Bruce Street, Suite #200Milwaukee, WI 53204 Monday – Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
*Call ahead for more information




Prescription Medication Discounts – Milwaukee

NACO Drug Discount Program
Contact Supervisor Haas (414)278-4252 (888)407-NACO
*Must be a resident of Milwaukee County




Financial Counseling - Milwaukee

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Milwaukee (Aurora Family Services)(414)482-8801
Apply online at:
*5 locations in the Greater Milwaukee area *small fee required

Lutheran Social Services: Financial Counseling (888)607-6775 (414) 304-3600
Waukesha office: 2831 N. Grandview Boulevard, Suite 209 Pewaukee, WI 53072
*In person, over the phone, or online financial counseling

Samaritan Family Wellness
Bayshore Towne Center
500 W. Silver Spring Drive, Suite K270
Glendale, WI  53217
(414) 964-4357

Lutheran Social Services (offers a variety of social services)
155 E. Silver Spring Drive, Suite 201
Whitefish Bay, WI 53217
(414) 967-3900