Thursday – November 21, 2019

Student Resource Center : Foundation Hall

(Located on the 8th floor of Foundation Hall at the Downtown Milwaukee Campus)

NOTE: We will be moving to S215 by Jan. 21st, 2020

Milwaukee Area Technical College has partnered with a consortium of community based organizations, whose missions are to offer supportive services to students, thereby reducing and/or removing any barriers to student success, so they can reach their fullest potential academically, professionally. and personally.

 

MATC Mental Health Matters logo

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mentalhealthmattersMATC/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MATC_mhm
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mentalhealthmattersmatc/?hl=en
E-mail: mentalhealthmatters@matc.edu

 

 

Services offered include:

Mental Health America of WI

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone:  (414) 276-3122
Website:  https://www.mhawisconsin.org/

Peer support, Education, and Advocacy for all lives affected by mental illness.

 

Food, Employment, Transportation

FSET-FoodShare Employment & Training (formerly ResCare/Maximus)

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (414) 297-6385

 

Hunger Task Force

Hours: Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone:  (414) 758-1463
Website:  https://www.hungertaskforce.org/

FoodShare, Food Pantry, Helathcare, and Childcare: Applications, Renewals, Change Reports,and Verifications.

 

Wisconsin Community Services (WCS) Center for Driver's License Recovery & Employability (CDLRE)

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone:  (414) 297-8605
Website: https://www.wiscs.org/programs/policy_and_workforce/employability_center/

The CDLRE program assists low-income individuals who have a suspended or revoked Wisconsin driver’s license through legal representation and case management services. Legal services include, but are not limited to, helping identify alternatives to financial obligations in court such as affordable payment plans, supervised community service, or other appropriate options related to quickly obtaining a valid Wisconsin driver's license. Case management provides the necessary follow up and program support to help each participant complete all aspects of their license recovery plan.

 

Legal Resources

Legal Action of Wisconsin

provides free legal services to low income people who are denied justice without our help.
Not available for walk-ins currently. Please get a referral form from FH8.
Phone: (414) 274-3080

 

Crisis Information

Need Immediate Help?

If you are in Crisis and one of the following applies to you:

*You feel you are in danger of harming yourself

*You are in danger of harming someone else

*You have been assaulted or had a traumatic experience

Please contact MATC’s Public Safety at 414-297-6200 (24-hr line) Or Dial 911

 
Additional Crisis Resources:

Milwaukee County Crisis Services---414-257-7222

COPE Hotline (0zaukee County Crisis Line) –262-377-2673

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline—1-800-273-8255

Veterans Crisis Line - 1-800-273-8255

IMPACT 211—Housing, Shelter and related resources  -  211

Sojourner Family Peace Center—414-933-2722 (Shelter, resources and Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Abuse)

Crisis text Line—Text HOME to 741741

 

Additional Resources

MATC Faculty and Staff Toolkit (pdf)
MATC HOT Resource Guide (pdf)