​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Office of Children's Mental Health (OCMH) supports Wisconsin's children in achieving their optimal mental health and well-being. By encouraging collaboration across child and family service systems in Wisconsin, including state agencies, nongovernment mental health programs, advocates, and people with lived experience, OCMH supports children's mental health system improvements.​

Annual Report/Fact Sheets




Collective Impact Teams

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Lived Experience




​​News and Events​​​​​



Youth Leadership Event Resources

135 people joined our Youth Leadership in Systems Change and Relationships event on November 4. Click here to access the recording​ of speakers including: 

Kelly Davis: Associate Vice President of Peer and Youth Advocacy, Mental Health America

ShawnaRae Bruch: President, Youth Advisory Council; Department of Children and Families

Sebastián Fuentes: Community Engagement Manager, Milwaukee Succeeds



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Hispanic Mental Health Fact Sheet

Alma Mercado, OCMH Young Adult Lived Experience Partner provided her insight on Hispanic Mental Health: 

We are very prideful, and we are scared to ask for help. 

We need to acknowledge that and then move past it. 


Access the resource in EnglishSpanish, or Hmong​ to better understand the needs of this growing population. 





​Video Training on Trauma-Informed Care


Check out our 30-minute videos and learning toolkits on the following topics:

  • White Privilege
  • Implicit Bias
  • Working with People with Different Racial and Cultural Backgrounds
  • COVID-19 and Trauma-Informed Care – Collective Trauma 101

 

Access the videos and learning toolkits​.


















If you have difficulty accessing our materials, or using our website, please let us know by emailing OCMH@wi.gov​
We take digital accessibility seriously and welcome the opportunity to remove any barriers in accessing content.




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Do you need help now? Call, text or chat​ 988​ Suicide & Crisis Lifeline.


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