The 36-month grant from the Legal Assistant for Victims program administered by the Office on Violence Against Women begins in January 2019.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/ACF Office on Trafficking in Persons, has awarded UMOS a $634,000 grant over a 3-year period. Only 9 awards were granted nation-wide.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As of October 5, 2016, 52 lives were lost in Wisconsin due to domestic violence: one life lost every 4.2 days.
UMOS is currently recruiting qualified individuals interested in entry level general laborer positions within the Compete Milwaukee program. Program participants will earn $10.69/hour for 40 hours a week, for up to six months of work experience. Individuals who qualify should call Mr. Hector Lerma, form UMOS, at 389-6000. Please find attached recruitment flyers for the Compete […]
February 7, 2016, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD), a national HIV testing and treatment community mobilization initiative designed to encourage Blacks across the United States to get educated, get tested, get involved, and get treated, as HIV/AIDS continues to devastate Black communities. In Milwaukee, agencies and organizations are hosting a free event at […]
The Tobacco Teen Advisory committee of UMOS educates other teens about the dangers of smoking. UMOS is a nonprofit organization that provides programs and services for underserved populations. Below are two letters to NNS written by members of the committee.