News and Events
Children's Mental Health Week
2023 is the Year of Mental Health, as declared by Governor Evers. OCMH is calling on advocates and partner organizations to leverage this unprecedented interest in mental health by intentionally providing information with your community during Children's Mental Health Week: May 7 - May 13.
Join this webinar to access tools which build awareness, promote acceptance, and inspire action on children's mental health. With these resources, we hope you will contribute to Children's Mental Health Week 2023!
Collective Learning - Recording
Dr. Tracy Loken Weber, Lived Experience Partner with the Office of Children's Mental Health, presented on her dissertation - From Adverse Childhood Experiences to General Education Development: A Qualitative Phenomenological Case Study of Women and Their Journey Through Adult Literacy and Educational Transformation. Watch the recording of the presentation.
Fact Sheet on Peer Support
Positive outcomes are more likely when people talk with someone who has lived through the same experience. Read about the benefits of Peer Support in our fact sheet, now available in English, Spanish, and Hmong.
988 Promotional Videos
Please share the two new videos about 988 released by Wisconsin Department of Health Services!
Here to Support You • What Happens When You Contact 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline