FAQs

What is Stillwaters?
Stillwaters is the only community-based nonprofit organization in Wisconsin to provide professional counseling for the psychosocial and emotional issues associated with a cancer diagnosis. Stillwaters serves patients, spouses, family members (including school-age children), co-workers and others.

Can my family members and friends find support at Stillwaters?
Yes. When cancer enters our lives, it impacts those who love us. Family members and friends are welcome to participate in all programming unless otherwise specified.

Where are Stillwaters services provided?
Stillwaters services and programming take place in locations throughout southeastern Wisconsin.

Do I need a doctors referral to participate in Stillwaters programming?
No. A physician may refer a patient to Stillwaters, but that is not necessary in order to receive services. Referrals to Stillwaters may come from doctors, medical professionals, friends, family or self.

Do I need to be newly diagnosed with cancer to receive Stillwaters services?
No. Stillwaters realizes that the impact cancer has on ones life varies for each person and family member/friend. Services are available for those affected by cancer at any stage of the illness, i.e. recently diagnosed, actively receiving treatment, post treatment, and bereavement.

Contact us – info@stilllwaterscenter.org Or callĀ  262-548-9148
Workshops, Support Groups, Retreats and Individual Counseling may be scheduled during evening or weekend hours. Please check program listings for time and dates.
If you are in crisis please dial 211.