Tag Archives: Aurora Family Service

Leaving a Legacy: Transforming mental health care in Milwaukee

For nearly two decades, Mona Hietpas was a leader with Family Service of Milwaukee, now known as Aurora Family Service, which helps promote family wellness and self-sufficiency through every stage of life. With partners David Hoffman and Jean Robinson, she helped found … Continue reading

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Aurora Family Service: Building the foundations of family, neighborhood, community

Aurora Family Service (AFS) has a rich, 135-year history in providing services that prepare people to have healthy relationships and create strong family bonds.  AFS uses innovative programs to accomplish this, including in-home visits for new moms; family counseling services; … Continue reading

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How your gifts to Aurora Family Service help families stay whole

Aurora Family Service is focused exclusively on family wellness and stability. It helps promote self-sufficiency through every stage of life, integrating physical health, mental health, social services, family and marriage therapy, and a variety of financial wellness programs too. Because of generous support from the … Continue reading

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Get INSPIRED to support the campaign that’s helping people fight addiction

The Fall 2017 issue of Inspire magazine is arriving in mailboxes all over Southeast Wisconsin! In this issue, we highlight the Renew, Restore, Rebuild campaign that will help strengthen Aurora Behavioral Health Services’ substance abuse and recovery programs. Stories that will … Continue reading

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Why help Family to Family Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne.

How can your donation make a difference this Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne Dixson of Milwaukee. Her grandchildren depend on her and she shared that money is tight. When Yvonne and her five grandchildren came together to pick up their groceries … Continue reading

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You gave 3,100 families a Thanksgiving meal this year

Thanks to the outpouring of support from donors in our community, Aurora Family Service assembled and distributed 3,100 bags of groceries – including a 12 pound turkey – to help families who otherwise couldn’t afford to make a Thanksgiving meal … Continue reading

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You can give families, not just food, but a reason to smile this Thanksgiving

Sharon Adams has been volunteering at Byron Kilbourn Elementary School in Milwaukee for more than a decade. She sees firsthand how hard some families struggle to put food on the table, especially around Thanksgiving. “I can’t tell you how many … Continue reading

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