New Madison program wants to destigmatize, expand access to mental health services for Latino community

Nancy Gomez knows the need for mental health services existed before the pandemic and has since only grown. But, especially for the Latino community, she said it all comes down to access. She wants people to get the help they need, but what if they don’t speak English? What if they’re ashamed of their needs? … Read more

‘What I felt there was free’: A small Wisconsin town was the state’s first Black-founded community

Peter Baker will never forget his first visit to Lake Ivanhoe. It was 1966. He was 9 years old and his friend brought him up from Chicago on a fishing trip. They caught dozens of fish, mostly bluegills and crappies. “We went home and I ran in the house with all these fish and I … Read more