Resources for Parents


There are resources within the community to help meet all members needs.

Programs & Services

Community Resources

2-1-1 A simple, free way to connect all people in need with vital human services for everyday life or in times of crisis. By dialing 2-1-1 or visiting the website from anywhere in the state of Wisconsin, people are linked to information about local resources, from both government and nonprofit organizations.

Very Well Family is a free online resource for pregnancy and parenting.

Connections for Mental Wellness A one-stop shop for mental health and substance abuse information, resource  and service navigation in Brown, Calumet, Outagamie and Winnebago counties.

Foundations Health & Wholeness Counseling services, group therapy, foster care and training programs.

How mentoring can help prevent child abuse

Recognizing the signs of child abuse


The following information  is from Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin. Contact them at 800-998-9609 for additional information on any of these programs.

Brown County

Early Childhood Development 

Early Head Start: Provides home visitation and socialization opportunities for low-income families with children, ages birth to 3, in Brown County. Services are designed optimize the child’s development and help parents meet the challenges of parenting.

Families First: Works with Brown County Human Services to provide prevention and intervention services in an effort to reunite and preserve families.

Healthy Families: A voluntary, home visitation program offering intensive support to at-risk families and their children from birth to age 5, with primary goals of improving family functioning, promoting positive parenting skills, and improving childhood outcomes.

Counseling/Treatment Services

The Counseling Clinic: Provides comprehensive counseling services for individuals of any age, families, and/or groups on a variety of relationship and mental health issues.

Children’s Therapy: Provides outpatient counseling services with therapists trained specifically in children’s issues.

Sexual Abuse Treatment: Provides outpatient counseling services to sexual abuse victims and their families to move forward in the healing process.

Student Assistance Program: Provides limited-term, in-school staff to meet the needs of students and their families as well as school staff and administrators.

Women’s Recovery Journey: An Intensive Outpatient Program for women who are in need of treatment for alcohol and other drug abuse and/or other mental health issues.

At-Risk Youth Programs

Coming Home Project: An after-school and summer program that targets minority and at-risk youth to provide educational support and recreational activities.

Day Treatment: Provides intensive counseling services to youth who are exhibiting severe behavioral or emotional problems.

Support, Education, Life Skills & Family (SELF): Addresses the needs of youth who demonstrate significant personal or family issues with a goal of preventing out-of-home placement and improving family function.

Residential Treatment: Provides intensive counseling and case management services to youth who are unable to remain in their homes or other community-based settings due to extreme behavioral problems. Located in Ashwaubenon.

Housing Services: Provides services to individuals and families so that they can quickly and successfully enter housing. Also works with homeless youth and young adults to teach the skills necessary to become self-sufficient and live independently.

Crisis Services

Crisis Center: Provides short-term crisis counseling in person or over the phone for people of any age, 24 hours a day and free of charge.

Open Door Youth Services: Provides free, 24-hour counseling and intervention services for all youth in crisis, including runaway issues, suicide prevention, and more.

Sexual Assault Center: Provides free, confidential advocacy and support services to sexual assault victims and their families, 24 hours a day. Also focuses on community awareness, education and prevention.

Willow Tree Cornerstone Child Advocacy Center: Provides counseling, treatment, and support services to children who are suspected victims of abuse or neglect.

Self-Sufficiency Program

Pathways to Employment: A WIOA program that provides Brown County youth, ages 14-24, with intensive case management services focused on setting and attaining both educational and employment goals.

Windows to Work: A voluntary program designed to assist inmates and parolees of the Oshkosh, Taycheedah and Kettle Moraine Correctional Institutions in making a successful transition to life outside of prison.


The following information  is from Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin. Contact them at 800-998-9609 for additional information on any of these programs.

Door County

Early Childhood Development

Healthy Families: A voluntary, home visitation program offering intensive support to at-risk families and their children from birth to age 5, with primary goals of improving family functioning, promoting positive parenting skills, and improving childhood outcomes.

Parent Education: Works in collaboration with Door County Social Services to assist families in need of additional support and resources. Parent Educators build on family strengths to help families set and reach goals aimed at creating a more stable home environment and keeping the family together.

At-Risk Youth Programs

Residential Treatment: Provides intensive counseling and case management services to youth who are unable to remain in their homes or other community-based settings due to extreme behavioral problems. Located in Ashwaubenon.

Crisis Services

Sexual Assault Center: Provides free, confidential advocacy and support services to sexual assault victims and their families, 24 hours a day. Also focuses on community awareness, education and prevention.

Self-Sufficiency Programs

Windows to Work: A voluntary program designed to assist inmates and parolees of the Oshkosh, Taycheedah and Kettle Moraine Correctional Institutions in making a successful transition to life outside of prison.


The following information  is from Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin. Contact them at 800-998-9609 for additional information on any of these programs.

Shawano County

Counseling/Treatment Services

The Counseling Clinic: Provides comprehensive counseling services for individuals of any age, families, and/or groups on a variety of relationship and mental health issues. Clinic office is located in downtown Green Bay.

Children’s Therapy: Provides outpatient counseling services with therapists trained specifically in children’s issues.

Sexual Abuse Treatment: Provides outpatient counseling services to sexual abuse victims and their families to move forward in the healing process.

At-Risk Youth Programs

Residential Treatment: Provides intensive counseling and case management services to youth who are unable to remain in their homes or other community-based settings due to extreme behavioral problems. Located in Ashwaubenon.

Support, Education, Life Skills & Family (SELF): Addresses the needs of youth who demonstrate significant personal or family issues with a goal of preventing out-of-home placement and improving family function.