The community looks to IMPACT as a vital resource.



TODAY’S TMJ4, The Morning Blend, 9/9/19 How Alcohol Addiction Treatment Has Evolved.
TODAY’S TMJ4, The Morning Blend, 9/4/19 Helping Parents To Recognize Drinking Problems
TODAY’S TMJ4, The Morning Blend, 8/27/18 Resources for People Experiencing Trauma
TODAY’S TMJ4, The Morning Blend, 7/30/18 An Immediate Response for People in Need

IMPACT in the News

05/20/22— What you need to know to feed your baby during formula shortage

10/06/21— How a new program brings health care and social services together with one click

3/12/21— How Milwaukee social agencies helped homeless residents during bitter cold spell

3/11/21— How area hospitals are helping patients find resources outside of health care

10/5/20 — Randall C. Harlan appointed Board Chairman of IMPACT

9/10/20 — When A Pandemic Exacerbates An Already Difficult Situation

9/3/20 — ‘Heartbreaking:’ Demand for emergency shelter up 185% in Milwaukee County

7/16/20 — Drug overdose deaths soar amid pandemic: ‘What we need to do is replace stigma with hope’

7/1/20 — Milwaukee grandfather was sleeping in his car during COVID-19: Here’s how he got housing

5/22/20 — Answering the call during a crisis: IMPACT 2-1-1 operators stay on the front lines during the pandemic

4/28/20 — Bader Philanthropies distributes $1.4 million in emergency funding for nonprofits

4/6/20 — ‘There isn’t a single call where it doesn’t feel like a crisis.’ 211 helpline deluged after coronavirus outbreak.


July 2022 — IMPACT Connect is a catalyst for change

July 2022 — IMPACT 211 Spotlight: Mental Health

June 2022 — IMPACT Connect benefits from shared governance model

June 2022 — IMPACT 211 Spotlight – Veterans

May 2022 — IMPACT 211 is a central access point for people in need

April 2022 — Milwaukee has the lowest unsheltered homeless population in the U.S. and Coordinated Entry is the key

February 2022 — Introducing Amy Rowell, IMPACT’s new Chief Operating Officer

October 2021— IMPACT – First step for help with a substance use disorder

September 2021— IMPACT Connect – What is a Community Information Exchange?

July 2021— IMPACT 211 – Year end-report

June 2021— IMPACT 211 – Answering the call for 19 years

April 2021— IMPACT 211 – Overview of COVID-19 response


Contact Vickie Boneck, Director of Marketing & Communications, 414-520-6143