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...

FREE School Supplies

Available for anyone in need in Ozaukee County. Get your kids ready for school with a new backpack and school supplies. Registration is required and a limited number of supplies are available. Registration deadline is August 14. The Back to School Fair will be in...

Summer Groups (for kids 10-13 years old)

FREE. We will be meeting OUTSIDE. Sick of staring at computer screens? We are too! Our summer Guys Groups and Girls Groups are aimed at getting kids out of the house, staying active, and having positive social interactions. This will all be done while social...

Welcome to our Virtual Fundraiser

Because of the pandemic, we had to cancel our Families First Gala. Instead we’re hosting an online fundraiser. For more than 45 years, our wonderful community has supported us and our clients. Now we’re asking for your assistance during this unprecedented, challenging...

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

It is a time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to help reduce the stigma so many experience. Given the current pandemic, even more people are experiencing some degree of worry, isolation, loneliness, and/or anxiety. Mental...

Stress associated with COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 is causing stress for many people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Taking care of yourself is important. Click here for information in caring for yourself and your family...

We Love our Volunteers!

We would like to thank all of our amazing volunteers including board members, auxiliary members, senior services volunteers, childcare providers, and all those who share their professional skills and expertise to assist our clients. Last year alone, we touched the...

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

All of us need social connection now more than ever. OFS offers many programs for parents. Contact us if you need assistance. Even though our office is closed at this time, please call us at 262-376-7774 and leave a message – we will get back to you. For some ideas...

Families First Gala – CANCELLED

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, we have cancelled our Families First Gala that was scheduled for Saturday, April 25. We will not reschedule – instead look for our first ever Gala in the spring of 2021. In lieu of the Gala, we’re planning to host an online auction in...