Portal Inc.
the Portal Way

Portal, Inc. is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) agency that has been in continuous operation serving adult citizens with developmental disabilities since 1965. Portal has a proud history of advocating for and supporting residents of Ozaukee County. Today, Portal serves more than 200 people with disabilities, providing the supports and experiences to live more fulfilling and meaningful lives.

Our Mission:

To enhance opportunities for persons with disabilities to participate fully in their community as respected neighbors, productive workers and respected citizens.




Our Vision:

  • To build community partnerships which foster greater understanding and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
  • To create a community in which individual uniqueness and abilities are embraced.
  • To encourage those we serve to fulfill their goals, dreams and desires.

We are dedicated to providing meaningful services and supports that meet individual needs and encourage self-determination and personal empowerment.

Working…For a Better Community

Finding meaningful community employment is the goal for individuals who wish to work.This involves education, skill building, employment awareness and the opportunity to experience real work within community businesses. We also provide an array of life-enriching experiences supporting community involvement and making life more fulfilling and enjoyable.