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Keep the Change

IMPACT is committed to changing lives, for good. Our family of services helps restore the health and productivity of individuals, organizations and workplaces leading to an improved quality of life for our entire community.

IMPACT 2-1-1 is a central access point for people in need. During times of personal crisis or community disaster the free, confidential helpline and online resource directory make it easy for residents to get connected to information and assistance.

IMPACT Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services includes consultation and referral for people concerned about alcohol or drug use.

IMPACT Awareness raises community consciousness about risky drinking and promotes healthy lifestyles with the stop drinking [SO MUCH] milwaukee campaign.

IMPACT Workplace Services provides consultation, training and employee assistance programs to foster a healthy and productive work environment.

Heroin and Heartache

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Two weeks ago today, I found my 23 year old son in the bathroom; he had overdosed. When I called you, I was in shock and panicking over the discovery that my son was a heroin user.

You gave me some very solid advice, as well as a direct referral to an outpatient treatment clinic. Apparently the norm in the substance abuse recovery world is that the person needing help has to make the effort to find the appropriate help on their own – which usually requires visiting or calling many places.  As you correctly identified, I was not in any emotional shape to go on such a mission, nor was I willing to let my son do it on his own. I needed help and you gave it to me. 

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