Positive Alternatives, Inc., is a private non-profit, community-based, multi-service organization serving youth and families in Wisconsin.

Through a continuum of family and strength-based services, Positive Alternatives strives to equip at-risk youth and young adults with the social, emotional and developmental skills needed to flourish.


Positive Alternatives is pleased to announce the opening of our fifth group home. Our new group home will be located in Wausau, WI, and will serve youth from Marathon County. The group home will be located at 5475 N. 28th Avenue, Wausau, WI. We are currently accepting applications to fill positions. Please see our opportunities page for more details.

  • Resident Counselors are currently being hired in Wood County, Marathon County, and Amery group home locations. Applicants are encouraged to apply soon as positions are limited.
  • Part time Intervention Services Case Managers are being hired in Amery.  Click here for more information on this position.

STAFF:  A page has been added for staff members to keep up-to-date with important announcements.  Staff members can access the page here or by clicking on the “Staff Login” link in the menu.



Positive Alternatives, Inc.
Positive Alternatives, Inc. is a member of United Way of Dunn County.
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