CHANGING LIVES BY IMPROVING CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH
Wisconsin Family Ties (WFT) is the only statewide, parent-run organization in Wisconsin working with families that include children with social, emotional or behavioral challenges. We walk beside families to provide emotional support while helping to navigate the complex service and treatment systems with which they are involved .
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CHILDREN COME FIRST CONFERENCE
The Children Come First Conference is for those caring for, working with, or concerned with the well being of children and young adults with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges. Each year, this conference brings together professionals, educators, and families, with national experts in the field of children’s mental health. Join us November 12th and 13th at Glacier Canyon Conference Center in Wisconsin Dells.
This year, Kathy and her son are back together in their own home. When we first met Kathy (not her real name) two years ago, that outcome didn’t seem likely. She was living in a women’s shelter and receiving treatment for heroin addiction. During her time...read more
Find out about the services offered in the state of Wisconsin and the specific resources that are available in your county.
Learn more about child & adolescent mental health, navigating child-serving systems and providers, and other useful resources.
SUPPORT THE WORK
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