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Updated May 17, 2018
 

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness Milwaukee Walk, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 19, Veterans Park, 1010 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee. 5K walk starts at 11 a.m. The walk is pet-friendly and includes face-painting, clowns, a 10-piece horn band, drum line, coffee, bagels, hotdogs and other food. Free parking.  www.namiwalks.org/greatermilwaukee or 414-344-0447. There is no charge although donations are encouraged. Among other programs, the walk helps pay for support groups and educational classes for those with mental illness and their families, and community education.  

The Face of Mental Health: Youth Behavioral Health and Wellness Summit, noon to 4 p.m. May 19, Italian Community Center, 631 E. Chicago St., Milwaukee. Free event for youths living with mental illness or behavioral disorders as well as youth facilitators, providers, parents, family members and friends. Hors d’oeurves and beverages. For more information, call 262-207-4130.  

 Meet the da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgical System, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 23, Aurora Health Center - Summit, Medical Office Building Main Clinic Lobby, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. See what robotic-assisted surgery is all about in the interactive, hands-on learning experience.

Addicted 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 brooklife.org/familysupportgroup.

Caregivers 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.

Outpatient neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. www.aurora.org or 262-434-2600.

Ostomy 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.

Women’s 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. Mary Anne, 414-423-7139.

Tai chi and Qigong classes, Mondays, Lake Park Lutheran Church, 2647 N. Stowell Ave., Milwaukee. $35 per month. 414-350-5248 or www.ymaawisconsin.com.

Fibromyalgia support group, 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m., every other Monday, Advanced Pain Management Office, 7400 W. Rawson Ave., Suite 143, Franklin, 262-456-7242.

Survivors 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.

Good 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 meimon@stillwaterscenter.org.

Diabetes 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.

Men’s 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 George, 414-423-7139.

Naloxone 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 familyserviceshc@gmail.com.

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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