If you or someone you know is struggling and needs help, there are resources within our community that are there to support you. Listed below are organizations here to help meet your needs.
Dial 2-1-1 or text your zip code to TXT-211 to chat with a community specialist
2-1-1 makes it easy for you to get connected with information and assistance with housing and utility issues, finding shelter, locating a food bank, natural disaster relief information, tax preparation assistance, veterans services and support groups and counseling services.
Wisconsin 211 Website: https://211wisconsin.communityos.org/
NAMI Washington County & NAMI Ozaukee County
National Alliance on Mental Illness has chapters in both Washington and Ozaukee counties that provide supportive groups, resources and education for those affected by mental illness.
NAMI Washington County Contact
Elevate helps individuals and families experiencing challenges with alcohol, drugs and mental health issues through programs and services. Elevate works in prevention, youth and adult intervention and recovery and support.
Washington County Behavioral Health
Washington County’s Behavioral Health department provides adult protective services, community treatment services, counseling and substance use disorder services, crisis intervention, and youth services.
Washington County Crisis Intervention 262-365-6565
Acute Care Services is available to assist you via telephone or in person 24 hours a day, 7 day a week for individuals experiencing a mental health emergency. Staff are fully trained in crisis intervention. Acute Care Services also offer suicide risk assessments, crisis counseling and crisis planning to assist with long term needs.
Washington County Contact:
Phone HHS Behavioral Health: 262-335-4600
CRISIS LINE Phone: 262-365-6565
Ozaukee County Behavioral Health
Ozaukee County’s Behavioral Health department provides comprehensive programming for adults, children and families with mental health and substance use concerns who lack the resources to receive services elsewhere. Provided are case management services, outpatient mental health and substance use disorder services, Intoxicated driver program and crisis intervention.
Ozaukee County Crisis Intervention 262-284-7172
Crisis intervention services can be utilized 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through the Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Dispatch Center.
Ozaukee County Contact:
Phone HHS Behavioral Health: 262-284-8200
CRISIS LINE Phone: 262-284-7172
Albrecht Free Clinic
If you are in need of medical assistance, The Albrecht Free Clinic of West Bend is a non-profit working to provide medical treatment to uninsured and under-insured individuals in Washington County. Albrecht provides medical, dental, telehealth and health navigator services.
Albrecht Clinic Contact:
Friends is a non-profit in West Bend providing domestic abuse and sexual assault services. Friends provides shelter, transitional living, advocacy, teen services, support groups, legal assistance, art therapy, prevention education and a crisis line.
Friends 24 Hour confidential and free Crisis Line: 262-334-7298
Crisis Line (or to discuss options): 262-334-7298