Silence the Gun: NH Teens lead the way

“Gun violence, it’s just one of those things that can happen at any moment.” A fatal shooting in the Concordia neighborhood earlier this month seemed to confirm that fear. Neighborhood House teens, however,… Continue reading

Our Stories!

Evan, Kala, and Antrell are just three of the thousands of people who benefit from Neighborhood House programs each year. Listen to their stories….

From Egg to Eagle

January 2014 marks the second year of “From Egg to Eagle” at NH, an environmental education initiative.  Children of all ages are learning about birds in natural and urban habitats through observation, field trips… Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM: Hazelyn McComas

This week we mourn the passing of Hazelyn McComas, a passionate supporter of Neighborhood House. Executive Director Richard Cox reflects on her legacy. When I joined Neighborhood House in 2008, one of the… Continue reading

Counting Our Blessings

  We count our blessings at Neighborhood House in many ways. Turkeys, of course, are popular signs of abundance and generosity in this season of thanks: we’re grateful to the UWM Nutrition Science… Continue reading

City Kicks off Flu Shot Season Here

Mayor Tom Barrett was among 70 adults and 49 children who rolled up their sleeves to get a flu shot at Neighborhood House during Milwaukee’s annual Flu Shot Kickoff, October 30. Reporters from the Journal… Continue reading

An Artful Evening

October Gallery Night at Neighborhood House was a classy affair. Art on the theme of birds reflected our nature-oriented educational programming. Pop art and Abstract art were also topics of exploration. The scene in… Continue reading

Neighborhood House Annual Celebration

It was a good night – a very good night! Together we raised more than $140,000. Thank you for investing in Neighborhood House youth & families. Tracy Kreuser, Director of Development,  414.933.6161 xt… Continue reading

We Walk for Wellness

So many Neighborhood House people took to the streets for UNCOM’s annual Walk for Wellness – 94 – that there weren’t enough red T-shirts to go around! This year’s event was held at Silver… Continue reading

Life skills, one curve ball at a time

  Four Neighborhood House girls flew off to Maryland this summer to take part in the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation’s national leadership program. LaNya, Maya, Jolene, and Santasia, and chaperone Niki Espy gathered… Continue reading

The Alumni Project

In anticipation of our 70th anniversary, we’re reaching out to Neighborhood House alumni to reconnect and gather information about what they are up to today. Share your story now. THE ALUMNI PROJECT What’s… Continue reading

  • Neighborhood House Sites

    Neighborhood House Main Building
    2819 W. Richardson Place
    MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 80515
    Milwaukee, WI 53208
    (414) 933-6161

    International Learning Center
    639 N. 25th St.
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    (414) 344-4777

    Nature Center and Lodge
    Dodge County, WI
    Please call for programming information - 414-933-6161.

    Community Learning Center at
    Story Elementary School
    3815 W. Kilbourn Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53208

  • Upcoming Events

    • FAMILY FUN EVENT: Earth day April 26, 2014 at 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, 2819 West Richardson Place, Mil waukee, WI, United States Explore fun and interesting ways to help the earth. Games, art activities, gardening, community clean-up, meet Woodsy & Smoky. Hot dog s and light lunch available. Call to register, 414.933.6161
    • Safe Skate Night May 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, West Richardson Place, Milwauke e, WI, United States For teens and youth ages 12-18. Co-sponsored by Safe & Sound N eighborhoods.
    • FAMILY ADVENTURE: Kohler Andrae State Park May 17, 2014 at 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, 2819 West Richardson Place, Mil waukee, WI, United States Spend an afternoon on Lake Michigan hiking the dunes. See what happens when lightning hits sand. Open to the public. Free transportation, bus leaves NH at 10am, returns at 2pm. Picnic lunch supplied. Must regist er 414.933.6161
    • Alcohol abuse prevention summit May 20, 2014 at 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm NH Lounge
    • NH Closed for Memorial Day May 26, 2014