Celebrating 30 Years of Volunteering!

This year marks 30 years that Pam Stark has been volunteering at OFS! She recently received the Pillars of the Community Award from the Mequon Community Foundation for her many volunteer efforts and commitment to the community. We are fortunate to have been the...

Mad Science Slime Workshop – August 19, 1:30-3:00 pm

This a FREE event for kids ages 5-12. Create slime using the Mad Science recipe and then enter your creation in the Slime Olympics! You’ll also get to take home your own concoction of slime! Click here for more details. Space is limited for this fun, educational...

OFS Board Members Receive Awards

Congratulations to April Calvert and Jeff Nelson! Both recently received an award from The Grafton Area Chamber of Commerce. April was named the 2021 Outstanding Businessperson and Jeff was named the 2021 Outstanding Community Partner. April is the co-owner of Scrubs...

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The pandemic has impacted the mental health of many people. Therefore, it has become even more important to reduce the stigma around mental health struggles that can prevent individuals from seeking help. Ozaukee Family Services offers affordable counseling (in our...

April is National Volunteer Month

We love and appreciate our volunteers! We couldn't do what we do without them. They make it possible for us to assist our clients even during this challenging time when the need for our programs (especially counseling and senior services) continues to increase. Our...

In-Person Let’s Play to Learn

We are excited to announce our IN-Person sessions. We will meet OUTSIDE (weather permitting). If the weather does not cooperate, we will meet indoors (we will be socially distanced, and adults will be required to wear masks). Join us for FREE, fun, 45 minute sessions...

RAINBOWS Program Begins January 26

Program will be held virtually (via Zoom). RAINBOWS is a free program for children and adolescents (K-12) who are dealing with major family changes such as divorce or death. Groups will meet every other Tuesday evening (Jan 26 – June 1). RAINBOWS helps participants...

OFS Virtual Fall Event

Held on November 11, 2020. If you missed it, click here to enjoy. Barbara Rinella entertained us with The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson. We missed being together, but your health and safety are of our utmost concern. The event was free, and you can view the...

FREE Parent Workshops

We’ve got some great presentations coming up: Lost in Cyberspace: Effective Parenting in a Digital World, Tuesday, September 22 Dads Reading to Their Children, Monday, October 5 Mindfulness made Real and Simple, Tuesday, October 20 Teen Substance Use: E-cigarettes,...

Transitioning to Fall during the Pandemic

This free workshop took place via Zoom on August 20. Click here to view a video of it. Jennnifer Strom, MA, LPC, will lead an open discussion on preparing for and managing these unprecedented times. Participants will learn: • About current research and ideas regarding...