Support Groups

Women Exploring Options in Love • 18 and over

This support group is intended for women currently or recently partnered with men and now exploring intimate relationships with women. 7 – 8:30 PM on the third Thursday of every month. Contact Devin Thomas at 414-292-3072 or avp@mkeLGBT.org for more information or to sign up.

50 & Better Support Group • 50 and over
Sign Language Interpreter Provided
You’re invited to join our growing community support group for LGBT adults ages 50 plus. The group speaks honestly about experiences and challenges in a confidential, open and accepting environment. We discuss a variety of topics including: healthy relationships, active community engagement, family connections, work, retirement, and more. Meetings are every Wednesday 6 – 8 PM. For more information please call Marissa Burns at (414) 292-3070.

NEW** Healthy Sexuality Class • 18 and over

The Center is excited to offer a new HEALTHY SEXUALITY CLASS for adults ages 18+!

The class will be led by two experienced Center staff, Shelley Gregory (Transgender Resource Specialist) and Devin Thomas (Anti-Violence Program Manager) and will run for six weeks
(March 27 – May 1, 2017) on Mondays from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Well-informed adults make better, healthier decisions about their everyday lives.
HEALTHY SEXUALITY is a workshop focusing on   gay/lesbian/bi-/hetero-/trans and
gender-nonconforming sexual health. Recognizing and respecting the diversity of participants’ gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and disabilities.

The class strives to aide adults in being emotionally healthy and responsible in terms of their sexuality.

To sign up, please contact: Shelley Gregory, Transgender Resource Specialist,
at sgregory@mkelgbt.org or (414) 292-3074.

Men’s Coming Out Support Group • Ages 18 and over

The Center is beginning a new facilitated Coming Out Support Group for male-identified individuals (ages 18+). The group will be facilitated and run every first and third Tuesday of the month from 6-7:30 PM at the Center.  This group is for men who are exploring their sexual orientation and/or gender identity. This is a safe space to discuss, explore, and gain support around struggles related to coming out. For more information, please contact Debra Trakel, Director of Client Services at
414-292-3061, or email:  dtrakel@mkelgbt.org.

NEW** WOMEN’s Coming Out Support Group • Ages 18 and over  **Next Meeting on March 28, 2017**

The Center is beginning a new facilitated Coming Out Support Group for female-identified individuals (ages 18+). The group will be facilitated and run every second and fourth Wednesday of the month from 6-7:30 PM at the Center.  This group is for women who are exploring their sexual orientation and/or gender identity. This is a safe space to discuss, explore, and gain support around struggles related to coming out. For more information, please contact Debra Trakel, Director of Client Services at 414-292-3061, or email:  dtrakel@mkelgbt.org.


Caregiver support groups for those with Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia

or 24/7 Helpline: 800.272.3800