Encouraging Independence 6-12

September 14, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator – Education As children get older, they can begin to do  more and more tasks and make decisions on their own. Some […]

Managing Emotions Ages 6-12

Some children show a high level of emotional maturity while still very young. Others take longer to develop the skills needed to manage their emotions. This is normal – everyone […]

Small Talks: How WI Prevents Underage Drinking


The Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services has set aside a portion of their website for Small Talks. These pages share Wisconsin statistics on underage drinking, answer why you […]

Human Services Crisis Card

Community Information and Referral: Dial 211 from any phone Domestic Violence Issues and Support: HELP of Door County, Inc. (920) 743-8818 Sexual Assault Issues and Support: Sexual Assault Center of […]

Curbing the Urge to Self-Harm


“Self harm” is a scary phrase. This emotional coping strategy is hitting close to home here in Door County. According to the 2018-2019 Wisconsin Youth Risk Behavior Survey results. 17% […]

Grief Support

Courtesy of Forbes Funeral Home – Sturgeon Bay, WI  (920) 743-6574 Local Support Groups: The Compassionate Friends Green Bay’s self-help group for parents and grandparents who have lost a child […]

Raising Resilient Young People

Increasing Autonomy Ages 13+ Encouraging your young person to develop autonomy, while feeling secure doing so, and at a pace that everyone feels comfortable with, is most definitely a balancing […]

Communicating with Your Teenager Ages 13+

Your teenager is constantly moving in and out of change. They’re figuring out who they are, what they stand for, who they love, and what they want out of life. […]