WUMH Partner Organizations

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Disability Rights Wisconsin

414 773-4646 Voice
414 773-4647 Fax
800 708-3034 consumers & family only
888 758-6049 TTY
The Disability Rights Wisconsin is the designated protection and advocacy agency for persons with disabilities in Wisconsin. DRW provides direct advocacy assistance for individuals on a variety of legal issues related to their disability as well as engaging in systems reform activities, training and consultation.

 

Mental Health America of Wisconsin
*Mental Health America of Wisconsin

414-276-3122 or 877-642-4630
Mental Health America of Wisconsin (MHA) is dedicated to improving the mental health of all individuals and achieving victory over mental illnesses through advocacy, education, research, and service. The Mental Health Association Council of Wisconsin is represented by the MHA.

 

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NAMI Wisconsin
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is a grassroots orginization that works to improve the quality of life of people affected by mental illnesses and promote recovery through education, advocacy and support initiatives. NAMI Wisconsin is the state office that works on statewide policy, funding and education and supports 35 local Wisconsin affiliates.

NAMI Wisconsin affiliates

 

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Rogers InHealth

A web site to help eliminate stigma through self-empowerment and illuminating recovery. Through brief, sharable video accounts on the site, Rogers InHealth offers stories of real people living with mental illness and what they found to be important in their recovery.

 

Wisconsin Council on Mental Health
The Wisconsin Council on Mental Health, a legislatively mandated mental health planning council, serves to evaluate and review the mental health system's progress towards achieving improved client outcomes and the adequacy of mental health services in the state. The 20-25 member board, appointed by the Governor, consists of at least 50% consumers or family members. Other members represent state agencies, mental health providers, and other organizations or groups.

 

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*Wisconsin Department of Health Services

The DHS manages programs regarding mental health, substance abuse, public health, long-term care, developmental disability, physical disability, hearing and vision loss, aging, institutional care and Medicaid.

  • Division of Enterprise Services
  • Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
  • Division of Public Health
  • Office of Policy Initiatives and Budget

 

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Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

  • Division of Employment and Training, Disability Program Navigators --  Navigators assist persons with disabilities to access and navigate the complex provisions of various programs that impact their ability to gain, return to, or retain employment.

 

Wisconsin Family Ties

Wisconsin Family Ties (WFT) is a statewide, nonprofit organization run by families for families that include children and adolescents with social, emotional or behavioral challenges.

 

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*Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation
608-251-1675 or 800-448-5148
The Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation is a non-profit agency based in Madison but serving women statewide through outreach and education programs about women's health issues. The six core health issues addressed by the WWHF are breast cancer, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, domestic violence, tobacco addiction, and mental illness.

 

*Executive Committee Members

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