Mental Health Action Team


  • Advocate for quality and accessibility of mental health services for Latinos.
  • Support and hold accountable the agencies that provide mental health services for Latinos.
  • Reduce stigma surrounding mental health issues.
  • Address the need for more bilingual mental health providers.

About the team

We meet third Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at Mental Health of America 600 W. Virginia St., Suite 502; Milwaukee, WI 53204

Recursos para el Bienestar de Milwaukee

Contact Information for Chairs

Sylvia Cortez
Director of Social Services Adult Programs
La Causa Inc.

Melissa Waldo
Bilingual Psychotherapist
Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers

Any questions about the Mental Health Action Team contact