The Other Door – Viroqua

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More about the Other Door…

At The Other Door, voluntary educational, self-help, socialization or daily living programs are offered by Family & Children’s Center staff or specialists from other local organizations covering a range of topics including cooking, budgeting, meditation and accepting individual differences, etc. Friday community meals, movie or game nights, and holiday parties are hosted as well. The Other Door has a game room with a Wii system and boxed games and cards, a meditation room, an art room, a kitchen and a comfortable lounge with television and video.  There is also a foosball table, pool table, tread mill and exercise bike.  Meeting rooms for mental health recovery and 12-step groups are available. Groups find staff receptive to their needs for anonymity and privacy.
‘The Other Door’ groups include:
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
    • Sunday-Thursday at 7 p.m.; Saturday at Noon
  • Narcotics Anonymous
    • Friday at 7 p.m.
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness
    • Family member support group
      • First Monday of the month at 6 p.m.
    • Recovery Through Sharing group for persons who experience mental health issues
      • Monday at 6 p.m.

The Other Door is located at Family & Children’s Center in Viroqua.