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Mental Health Wellness Group

The Mental Health Wellness Group provides a diverse range of knowledge for those who seek encouragement, hope and support. The group meets the 4th Monday of every month at 2501 Main Street in the Oak Conference Room at 6:00 - 7:00 P.M.  It is free to attend and open to the public.

Mental Health Navigation Program - Linking residents to mental health services

The Mental Health Navigation Program connects Portage County residents to mental health and other community resources to support their well-being as well as offers short-term support, advocacy and education. For more information call (715) 343-7104 or visit their website at https://capservices.org/what-we-do/health-wellness-safety/mhn/

Survivors of Suicide Support Group 

The Survivors of Suicide Support Group provides support for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. The group meets at St. Michael's Hospital on the 3rd Floor in the Chapel.  Group meets the First Monday of each month 6:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.  For additional information or questions contact Michelle Nelson at (715) 346-5401.

ROCC Point

ROCC Point is a goal driven recovery center for people experiencing mental illness.  On site peers are available to share their experiences and recovery processes to help support recovery for participants. ROCC Point staff assist participants in setting and achieving goals and achieving goals and assisting participants to develop meaningful relationships and support systems. For additional information and their newsletter please visit www.milc-inc.org and click on mental health services. 

QPR Information

HELP SAVE A LIFE. Get trained in the suicide prevention technique of QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer). QPR training, like CPR, is for everyone. The one hour training is free and available locally. Attend a QPR training or host one at your agency, organization or business. For more information or to schedule a free QPR training contact Michelle Nelson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (715) 346-5401.

Wisconsin Organizations

Prevent Suicide Wisconsin

Hope - Suicide Education and Prevention

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

National Organizations

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Resources for Survivors

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Hope - Suicide Education and Prevention

Online Resources