ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE
Elevate (formerly Council on AODA of Washington County) (262) 677-2216
Screening, referral services, prevention and education programs.
Our Kids' Closet Columbia St. Mary's-Germantown (262) 844-8554
Hours: 1st Thursday of the month (6pm-8pm) and 1st Saturday of the month (9am-11am).
Free, used clothing for low-income children and expectant mothers. Shopping is allowed a maximum of four times per year per family.
Washington County Mental Health Center (262) 335-4545
Counseling, clinical evaluation and treatment for children and adults. Service provided on a sliding fee scale.
Washington County Acute Care Services (866) 906-6565
Free 24 hour mobile crisis assistance, confidential mental health assistance and referrals.
Family Center of Washington County (262) 338-9461
Parent education, support programs, family activities, drop-in playgroup, lending library, parenting hotline and resource center.
Friends of Abused Families (262) 255-9488
Emergency shelter, 24 hour crisis line, legal assistance and counseling.
Youth and Family Project (262) 338-1661
24 hour family helpline (800) 924-3555, parent support groups, youth and family counseling and runaway program.
Washington County University of Wisconsin-Extension (262) 335-4479
Free, confidential financial counseling assists people in reaching financial goals through debt reduction and asset accumulation.
Food Share (888) 446-1239
Helps low income families buy food. Apply online at www.access.wi.gov or by phone.
Full Shelf Food Pantry (262) 335-0685
231 Municipal Drive, West Bend, WI
Hours: Weekdays 4:30pm-5:30pm
Saint Boniface Food Pantry (262) 628-2040
W204 N11940 Goldendale Road, Germantown, WI
Hours: 1st and 3rd Monday of each month from 3:00pm-8:00pm
Slinger Community Food Pantry (262) 644-0507
119 Kettle Moraine Dr. South, Slinger, WI (Back of Phillips Funeral Home)
Hours: Mondays from 10:00AM – Noon and Wednesdays 3:00PM – 5:00PM
* Some food pantries require a referral from Washington County Human Services Department (262) 335-4677
School Meals: To apply for free or reduced price school meals, complete an application and return it to the school. Applications are available at the office of each school or on the Germantown School District website.
Albrecht Free Clinic/Oakbrook (262) 334-8339
1110 Oak Street, Suite 1200, West Bend, WI
Hours: Walk-ins Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00pm-8:00pm or call to arrange an appointment.
Marquette University Dental Clinic (414) 288-7273
Dental care provided by licensed faculty dentists and pre-doctoral students. (Title 19 accepted).
Prevent Blindness Wisconsin (414) 765-0505
Reduced cost/free eye care and glasses.
Vision USA, The Wisconsin Project (877) 435-2020
Free eye care, glasses and lenses to low income working families.
Family Promise of Washington County (262) 353-9304
Emergency housing and related services.
Friends of Abused Families (262) 255-9488
Emergency housing and assistance for families experiencing domestic violence.
Red Cross Housing Support Services (855) 891-7325 Toll Free
Emergency housing and assistance after a fire or natural disaster.
Washington County Housing Hotline (262) 334-4912
Resources for emergency housing, transitional shelter, rent, mortgage and utility assistance, legal assistance including threat of eviction.
Youth and Family Project: Emergency Shelter/Transitional Housing Program (262) 338-1661/ (800) 924-3555
Emergency shelter, transitional housing, case management, information and referral to resources for single men and women.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washington County (262) 334-7896
Friendship, support and guidance to children ages 6-18 through one-to-one relationships with adult volunteers who serve as friends, role models and mentors.
4H- Washington County (262) 335-4477
Germantown Park and Recreation Department (262) 250-4710
Germantown Youth Futures
Washington County Shared Ride Taxi 1-888-285-8294
Transportation within Washington County. Specialized service available for individuals with disabilities. All fares distance based.
Volunteer Center of Washington County (262) 338-8256
The volunteer center is an organization dedicated to helping people find opportunities to volunteer in the community.
WASHINGTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Energy Assistance (262) 335-4677
Family Intake (262) 335-4888
Supportive and preventative services focused on supporting families through a stressful period, improving family functioning and increasing their ability to handle future problems. (Assessment, Counseling, Parent Skills Training, etc.)
Financial Assistance “Call Change Center” (888) 446-1239
Call or apply online (www.access.wi.gov) for Badger Care, Child Care Assistance, Energy Assistance, Food Share, General Assistance, Medical Assistance.