|Updated Feb. 16, 2017|
Clinics, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 23
and 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 28, West Allis Health Department, 7120
W. National Ave., West Allis. By appointment only. 414-302-8600.
drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, St. Martin of Tours Parish gym, 7963
S. 116th St., Franklin. On behalf of
BloodCenter of Wisconsin. For an appointment, call Barbara or
Jim, 414-427-6341, or visit bcw.edu/stmartin. Non-parishoners are
welcome. Walk-ins are accepted. Bring photo ID or a donor card.
Prevention: Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Gatekeeper Training, 6
p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee Public Central Library, 814 W.
Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Available to parents, friends, teachers,
ministers, medical and mental health professionals - anyone who
wants to know more about keeping the ones they care about from dying
by suicide. QPR training is led by a certified QPR gatekeeper
trainer. This training is not recommended for someone who has lost a
loved one within the past six months.
Stress: Understanding and Moving Forward, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb.
25, Milwaukee Public Library - Forest Home Library, 1432 W. Forest
Home Ave., Milwaukee. Learn the signs and symptoms of post-traumatic
stress disorder, basic coping strategies to help manage symptoms and
resources on where to seek help.
Healthy: Strong Women & Men Live Well” by Dr. Miriam Nelson, 6
p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Milwaukee Marriott West in Pewaukee, on
Highway F north of Interstate-94. Interactive sessions by health
professionals include nutrition, exercise, weight management and
stress management. Registration is required; ProHealthCare.org/Classes
or 262-928-2745. Free.
Breakfast Club: Know the 10 Signs of Alzheimer’s - Unraveling the
Mystery, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. March 7, Aurora Medical Center -
Summit, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit.
The warning signs of Alzheimer's disease are often dismissed
as side effects of normal aging. Jennifer Harders, Community
Outreach coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association of
Southeastern Wisconsin, will lead the workshop. Registration is
required by phoning 888-863-5502. For more information contact Trish
Golden at 262-434-1248 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Awareness Event, 6
p.m. March 15, Muskego Circle, S63-W13694 Janesville Road, Muskego.
Begins with resource fair, followed by speakers, and Q&A at 8
p.m.Appropriate for middle school students and up. Speakers include
Wisconsin Department of Justice representative, local mother on how
herioin affected her family, Waukesha County Drug Unit detective and
a recovering heroin addict. RSVP to email@example.com or
Loved Ones Family Support Group, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. first and
third Thursdays, Brooklife Church, 857 S. Rochester St., Mukwonago.
Confidential and nonjudgmental group that shares and learns from
others in similar situations. Learn
how to support addicted loved ones without enabling and find support
for ourselves. Call Jennifer 262-378-4470, ext. 221 or visit
Support Group for the Disabled or Elderly, 10:30 a.m. to noon first
Saturday of each month, Wheaton St. Francis Hospital, 3237 S. 16th
St., Milwaukee. Free parking; take the visitor elevator to the
eighth-floor conference room. No
early registration required. Louise, 414-645-9095.
neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora
Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. www.aurora.org or
support group, 7
p.m. to 8:30 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Aurora Health
Center, 9200 W. Loomis Road, Franklin. 414-421-1090.
Grief Support Group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Thursday of each month,
Room F on the lower level of St. Luke's Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma
Ave., Milwaukee. Open to any woman who has suffered the loss of a
loved one due to death. For more information, call Mary Anne at
chi and Qigong classes, Mondays, Lake Park Lutheran Church, 2647 N.
Stowell Ave., Milwaukee. $35 per month. 414-350-5248 or
support group, 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m., every other Monday, Advanced
Pain Management Office, 7400 W. Rawson Ave., Suite 143, Franklin,
of Suicide, 7 p.m. to 9
p.m. third Monday of the month, National Alliance for the Mentally
Ill Waukesha, 217 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-8886.
Mourning Coffee Break Grief Support Group, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
second Monday of the month, Life Enrichment Center at Shorehaven,
1306 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-223-3823 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
support group, 6:30
p.m. to 8 p.m. second Monday of the month, Community Memorial
Hospital, W180-N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls. 262-251-1000.
Grief Support Group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Thursday of each month,
Room F on the lower level of St. Luke’s Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma
Ave., Milwaukee. This group is open to all men who have suffered the
loss of a loved one due to death. For more information, contact
training for friends and families of opiate users, the third Tuesday
of each month at 7 p.m. at The Healing Corner, 19115 W. Capitol
Drive, Suite 117, Brookfield. For more: 262-781-0240, ext.1005, or
Gilda’s Club young survivors wellness group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Wednesday of each month, Christ Church, 13460 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, 414-962-8201; Gilda’s Club breast cancer networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., second Tuesday of each month; Relaxation Techniques Workshop, 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; Gilda’s Club family and friends group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. weekly on Thursdays; Gilda’s Club gynecological cancer networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. fourth Monday of each month; Gilda’s Club post-treatment networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Wednesday of each month; Gilda’s Club wellness group, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Jewish Community Center, 6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Whitefish Bay. 414-962-8201, ext. 102.
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