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Behavior Clinic Receives National Endorsement18, November 2015

Penfield Children’s Center is excited to announce that the Behavior Clinic recently received a national endorsement from SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP). The SAMHSA endorsement acknowledges the amazing work of the Behavior Clinic staff to provide mental health services to more than 400 central city Milwaukee children every year. “The NREPP… Read More »


WGIRLS Milwaukee 2nd Annual Masquerade Ball24, August 2015

One of Penfield’s generous supporters, WGIRLS Milwaukee presents the 2nd Annual Masquerade Ball. NEW THIS YEAR: Prior to the event, Penfield Children’s Center has the chance to win $1,500 if we receive the most votes on Facebook. Please vote for us by visiting the WGIRLS Masquerade Ball Facebook Page and “liking” our nomination photo.  


Getting Ready for Kindergarten11, August 2015

                    Transitioning into kindergarten can make kids excited AND nervous, especially if he/she has spent the summer at home. Experts suggest touring the new school ahead of time, packing a comfort item in your child’s backpack (such as a family photo or favorite stuffed animal) and… Read More »


Handwashing Fun with Marquette University!15, June 2015

Penfield was excited to welcome Marquette University Master of Science in Nursing students for a fun and educational handwashing presentation. Children and teachers gathered in the Gross Motor Skills room for a sing-along lesson about keeping little hands clean and germs away! Did you know? Proper handwashing is one of the easiest and most effective… Read More »