Community resources in Dane County

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Mental illness education for patients and families

Understanding mental illness

www.namiwisconsin.org

Understanding addiction

www.helpguide.org/harvard/how-addiction-hijacks-the-brain

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Wisconsin chapter news

www.namiwisconsin.org/nami-wisconsin-news-page

Community resources

Comprehensive Community Services

CCS

608.266.2717

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/ccs

Comprehensive Case Management

SOAR

608.287.0839
www.soarcms.org

608-422-2383 - Warmline

Support for women and families 

ARC Community Services 

608.278.2300

www.arccommserv.com

Support for domestic abuse

DAIS

608.251.4445

www.abuseintervention.org

Support for LGBTQ

OutReach Community Center

608.255.8582

www.outreachmadisonlgbt.org

 

Food Donation Volunteers

Local shelters

Single women and families

Salvation Army

608.250.2200

www.salvationarmy.org/danecounty

Single men

The Porchlight

608.257.2534

www.porchlightinc.org

Kids ages 12 - 17

Briarpatch

608.251.1126

www.youthsos.org

Peer run respite: Solstice House

608.244.5077

soarcms.org/programs/solstice-house

Food pantries

www.foodpantries.org/ci/wi-madison

 

Housing assistance

Community housing services

608.242.7406

608.257.0006 ext 7

Resources and services for homeless 

The Beacon Day Center

608.826.8040

www.thebeaconhelps.org