Mental Health Ministries

Support Groups

Safe Harbor Ministry: Supporting Individuals with Mental Illness and Their Families -
Hales Corner Lutheran Church, Hales Corners, Wisconsin


Safe Harbor MinistrySafe Harbor was launched in May 2014.  Each support group is led by individuals with personal or family experience with mental illness and are active in their Christian faith.  Meetings include a devotion, prayer, sharing, and education, offering encouragement and hope to participants.

Safe Harbor offers two support groups for individuals who experience depression, anxiety, panic attacks and other forms of mental illness.  Meetings are held 1st and 3rd Thursday, 9:30 to 11:30 am, or 6:30 to 8:00 pm.  Safe Harbor Family Support Group meets the 2nd and 4th Thursday, 6:30 to 8:00 pm.

Mary Steinbrenner, Congregational Care Director, SafeHarbor@HCL.org.