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Medical

Housing/Shelter

Affordable Childcare

State Programs

Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Child Support

Essentials  (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)

Support Groups

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Putative Father Registry

Adoption Law/Revocation

End An Adoption Plan

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Medical

Medical Info

National

Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- birth control, emergency contraception- Nurx

National- vision care- One Sight

National- patient assistance programs- Rx Assist

National- prescription assistance- Rx Outreach

Statewide

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

County/City

Kenosha- prescription assistance- ELCA Outreach Center

Kenosha- medical, dental, mental health, prescription assistance- Kenosha Community Health Center

Kenosha- mental health-Kenosha Human Development Services

Kenosha- healthcare- Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

Kenosha- healthcare assistance- Walkin’ in My Shoes

La Crosse- limited healthcare, prescription assistance- The Salvation Army

Madison- mental health- Dane County Human Services

Madison- charitable pharmacy- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Madison- medical respite, medical & dental- The Salvation Army

Marshfield- medical- St. Vincent de Paul

Milwaukee- healthcare all ages- Angel of Hope Clinic

Milwaukee- limited medical- Open Door Free Clinic Inc.

Milwaukee- free clinic- Repairers of the Breach

Milwaukee- medical & mental health- Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers

Milwaukee- dental care- The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Dental Clinic

Racine- healthcare- Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

Waukesha- medical & mental health- Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers

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Housing/Shelter

Housing info

National

National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room

Statewide

Statewide- Common Bond

County/City

Amery- Northwoods Homeless Shelters

Appleton- COTS

Appleton (seasonal shelter)- Fox Valley Warming Shelter

Appleton (domestic abuse)- Harbor House

Appleton- Homeless Connections

Crandon- New Hope Shelter & Transitional Housing

Eau Claire- Hope Gospel Mission

Fond du Lac- Solutions Center

Green Bay- Freedom House

Green Bay- New Community Shelter Inc.

Kenosha- Housing Authority

Kenosha- Kenosha Human Development Services

Kenosha- Shalom Center

Kenosha- Walkin’ in My Shoes

Kenosha (domestic abuse)- Women and Children’s Horizons

La Crosse- The Salvation Army

Madison- St. Elizabeth Ann Seton House

Madison- The Salvation Army

Madison- The Road Home

Marshfield- Frederic Ozanam Transitional Shelter

Marshfield- The Hannah Center

Milwaukee- Casa Maria Catholic Worker

Milwaukee- Daystar Inc.

Milwaukee- Hope House

Milwaukee- Joy House

Milwaukee- Mercy Housing

Milwaukee- New Beginnings

Milwaukee- Nia Imani Family Inc.

Milwaukee- St. Catherine Residence

Milwaukee- Sojourner Truth House

Milwaukee- The Cathedral Center

Milwaukee- The Guest House

Neopit- Eagles Nest

New London- Mission of Hope House

Oshkosh (seasonal shelter)- Day By Day Warming Shelter

Racine- HALO Inc.

Rice Lake- Benjamin’s House Emergency Shelter

Superior- Harbor House Crisis Shelters

Waukesha- Hebron House

West Bend- Family Promise

Whitewater- Bethel House

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Affordable Childcare

National

National- extended hours- Care.com

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

National- campus-based child care services- CCAMPIS

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Mom Trusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

Statewide

Statewide- National Head Start Association

County/City

Green Bay- The Bridge Christian Child Care

Kenosha- extended hours- Almost Home Academy

Kenosha- extended hours, transportation- Bright From The Start

Kenosha- extended hours- Dream Catchers

Kenosha- special needs- Every Child’s Place

Kenosha- extended hours-Kidz Corner Academy

Kenosha- transportation-Lov-N-Care Children’s Academy

Kenosha- scholarship- YMCA

Milwaukee- Child Enrichment Center

Racine- extended hours- Almost Home Academy

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

BadgerCare Plus Prenatal Plan

Child Care Assistance

CHIP

Energy Assistance WHEAP

FAFSA

Foodshare

HUD

Job Corps

Lifeline Program

National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing

TANF

TEFAP

WIC

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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info

National

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- cloth diapers- Cloth for Every Bum

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- cloth diapers- Jake’s Diapers

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- first time mom assistance- Nurse Family Partnership

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box

Statewide

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle

Regional

Fox Cities Area- diaper bank directory- Fox Cities Diaper Bank

County/City

Kenosha- (refers for adoption// please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- earn while you learn program, diapers, wipes, etc.- CareNet Family Resource Center

Kenosha- diapers, wipes, etc.- ELCA Outreach Center

Kenosha- parenting support, home visits- KAFASI

Kenosha- home visits, resource assistance-Kenosha Achievement Center

Kenosha- parent support, resource assistance- PSN Family Resource Center

Kenosha- diaper ministry- Somers Community Church of Christ

Kenosha- diapers- The Sharing Center

Marshfield- baby and children items- Hannah’s Caring Closet

Menasha- diaper bank- St. Joseph Food Program Inc.

Milwaukee- free Pack ‘n Play- Cribs for Kids Program

Milwaukee- baby formula- Hope House Food Pantry

Milwaukee- diapers, clothing, baby items- Milwaukee Birthright Inc.

Milwaukee- breastfeeding classes, diapers, wipes, cribs, clothes, etc.- Women’s Support Center of Milwaukee Inc.

Mt. Pleasant- (refers for adoption// please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- material support, resource referrals- Alpha Center

Oconomowoc- diapers, formula, bottles, etc.- Swaddling Clothes

Racine- (refers for adoption// please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- earn while you learn program, diapers, wipes, etc.- CareNet Family Resource Center

South Milwaukee- diapers, kid toys- South Milwaukee Human Concerns

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Child Support

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Essentials

Essentials info

National

National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- car donation program- Cars 4 Christmas

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food assistance- Food Finder

National- education financial aid- Frank

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- job search- Indeed

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- trade clothing- Rehash

National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National- education grants- Soroptimist

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA

National- rideshare- Zimride

Statewide

Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- employment assistance-Job Center of Wisconsin

Statewide- children’s bed assistance- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Statewide- energy assistance, workforce program, etc.- UMOS

Regional

East Wisconsin- financial assistance, loan program, etc.- Leaven

County/City

Fond du Lac- eviction & disconnection assistance- Solutions Center

Kenosha- clothing, hygiene items, legal aid, job search, school supplies, holiday assistance, etc.- ELCA Outreach Center

Kenosha- emergency services directory- Emergency Services Network of Kenosha County

Kenosha- food pantry- Journey Church

Kenosha- public transportation- Kenosha Area Transit

Kenosha- crisis intervention, case management, etc.- Kenosha Human Development Services

Kenosha- food assistance, workforce program, etc.- Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

Kenosha- food pantry- St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

Kenosha- food pantry, daily meals- Shalom Center

Kenosha- food pantry, rent & utility assistance- The Salvation Army

Kenosha- food pantry, clothing, school supplies, holiday assistance, etc.- The Sharing Center

Kenosha- case management- Walkin’ in My Shoes

Kenosha- transportation assistance- Western Kenosha County Transit

La Crosse- daily meals, food pantry, rental & utility assistance, thrift store vouchers, etc.- The Salvation Army

Madison- eviction prevention- Porchlight Inc.

Madison- food pantry, clothing, furniture, housewares, etc- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Madison- food pantry- The Salvation Army

Marshfield- food pantry, clothing & furniture vouchers, rental assistance, school supplies, etc.- St. Vincent de Paul

Menasha- clothing- Community Clothes Closet

Menasha- food pantry- St. Joseph Food Program Inc.

Milwaukee- food pantry- Coggs Center Food Pantry

Milwaukee- energy assistance, eviction prevention, clothing, etc.- Community Advocates

Milwaukee- food pantry- Despensa De La Paz Food Pantry

Milwaukee- food pantry- Hope House Food Pantry

Milwaukee- food baskets, meals, clothing, household items, etc.- Milwaukee Rescue Mission

Milwaukee- daily meals, showers, toiletries, clothing, etc.- Repairers of the Breach

Milwaukee- food pantry- Zion Rock Food Pantry

New London- clothing vouchers- Mission of Hope House

Racine- Utility Assistance- HALO Inc.

Racine- food assistance, workforce program, etc.- Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

South Milwaukee- emergency food, clothing, household items, hygiene, furniture, etc.- South Milwaukee Human Concerns

Whitewater- emergency financial assistance- Bethel House

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Support Groups

Support Info

National

National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Postpartum Support International

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom

County/City

Kenosha- NAMI

Kenosha- PSN Family Resource Center

Kenosha (mom and dad groups)- Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

Voluntary Consent

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End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

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