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Callers are allowed 2 calls per evening to the support line.
Calls last 15 minutes.
Exceptions are made when callers need extra support based on the subject of the call and our call volume.
We are open from 6pm-10pm Central standard time,
5 days a week.
We are closed on Tuesday and Thursday.
Call us, "We've been there".
Our telephone peers are here to listen and offer companionship to callers seeking emotional support to get through the the challenges of day to day life.
We are a peer-run organization comprised of individuals who have demonstrated resiliency.
Our organization was founded in late 1999 when it began providing peer support via telephone to the community of mental health service consumers in Milwaukee County Wisconsin. Warmline, Inc. operated under partnership with Milwaukee County Behavioral Health for approximately 20 years, and has been operating in the virtual workspace since 2021.
Warmline, Inc is a pioneer in the peer support movement in the State of Wisconsin, we existed before Peer Certification here in the state was offered.
Many Warmline operators from our organization have moved on to becoming Wisconsin Certified Peer Specialists.
Warmline, Inc is a 501c3 Charity that provides free, Non-crisis telephone support for individuals living with, and those supporting others with mental health concerns.