Wisconsin Community Services

Wisconsin Community Services

Issue Area
Agency Program Partner, Education, Financial Stability, Health, Healthy Youth Initiative, Helping Kids Succeed Initiative
Programs
Community Reintegration Services, Criminal Justice Recovery Services, Driver's License Recovery, Youth Enhanced Support (YES), Making Proud Choices Health and Wellness Initiative, Mediation & Restorative Justice Center

A United Way partner since 1967.

Funded Programs

Community Reintegration Services: Facilitates successful community reintegration for persons with criminal histories by removing barriers to employment, assessing employment needs and providing job development. (Financial Stability)

Criminal Justice Recovery Services: Provides treatment to individuals with mental illness, substance abuse challenges or dual diagnoses to increase their capacity to live in the community and avoid inappropriate and harmful incarceration. (Health)

Driver’s License Recovery: Helps to regain a critical employability asset by increasing the number of low-income drivers in Milwaukee County. (Financial Stability)

Youth Enhanced Support (YES): Provides community resources, support, and activities to enhance and implement strong skills for students and parents to succeed. (Helping Kids Succeed Initiative) (Education)

Making Proud Choices Health and Wellness Initiative: Providing teen pregnancy prevention and sexual violence prevention curricula focusing on youth with a high risk of involvement in the criminal justice system, mental illness, substance-abuse, school expulsion, and poverty. (Healthy Youth Initiative​​​​​​​)

Mediation & Restorative Justice Center: Provides mediation services and training for the community. (Health)


Contact Information

3732 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53208
414.290.0400
wiscs.org

© 2018 United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County is a 501(C)(3) Nonprofit registered in the US under EIN: 39-0806190.
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