Resources

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs
Motherhood & Fatherhood Programs & Organizations
  • Milwaukee Fatherhood Initiative
  • Blanket of Love
    The Blanket of Love Program is a prenatal and parenting education program for young women, their spouse or friend and family. Blanket of Love creates a community of support through the combination of a welcoming meal eaten together, an educational program presentation and time for sharing with staff and other members of the group. Following the community meal, the group breaks out into prenatal education or parenting education.
     
    Occurs weekly: Tuesday (5:30 PM to 7:00 PM)
    starting Feb 8, 2011 ending Dec 18, 2012
     
    3132 N. Martin Luther King Drive
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    Phone: 414-840-8893
Housing and Shelter
  • Pathfinders Youth Shelter
    1614 East Kane Place
    Milwaukee, WI 53202-1712
    Phone: (414) 271-1560
    Fax: (414) 271-1831
  • Walkers Point Crises Shelter
    Runaway and Teen Crisis Program
    732 South 21st Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    24 Hours Crisis Hotline (414) 647-8200
    Twenty-Four Hour emergency shelter for runaways and youths in crisis (for a period of up to two weeks).
Foodstamps & W.I.C. (Women Infants & Children)
  • W.I.C. Program
    2555 N Dr Martin Luther King, Milwaukee
    (414) 372-9029
  • Sixteenth Street Community Healthy Center
    1337 S. Cesar E Chavez Drive, Milwaukee
    (414)643-7554
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning Populations
  • Project Q
    Project Q is the “for youth, by youth” youth development program of the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center. The program serves lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and allied (LGBTQA) youth ages 12 to 24 in the greater Milwaukee area. The program provides opportunities for the development and leadership of these youth in a safe, accessible space.
  • Diverse and Resilient Youth
    Diverse and Resilient Youth is a principle program of Diverse and Resilient, Inc., with the mission of the healthy development of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth in Wisconsin by creating and sustaining groups and communities to take action.
     
    2439 N. Holton Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    (414) 390-0444
Healthy Relationships
  • Silver Spring Neighborhood Center
    Making Proud Choices
    (414) 463-7950
    ask for Anthony McHenry
Unhealthy Relationships, Dangerous Relationships, & Domestic Violence (D.V.)

If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual abuse or rape, please contact the following numbers:

  • Dial 911 if this is an emergency and the person is in need of care right away!
  • Sexual Abuse or Sexual Violence for Youth and Teens Help 24 hour hotline:
    Safepath (414) 271-9523
    A 24 hour hotline for issues of youth sexual violence.
  • Hand in Hand
    Hand in Hand is Milwaukee’s oldest, most comprehensive ongoing counseling program for young survivors. The program is designed for youth ages 6 – 17, males and females, who have been sexually abused or sexually assaulted. Hand in Hand assists youth to find new ways to cope with their feelings, feel less alone, and helps families work together to help victims heal from their abuse.
Healthy Living