Barron County

Link to county website:  http://www.barroncountywi.gov/

WI Department of Health & Family Services: http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/

Human Services/Economic Support – (715) 537-5691

Energy Assistance – (715) 537-5691

Barron County Food Pantry List

Homeless Shelters:

  • Benjamin House – (715) 736-2437, located at 1107 Heart Island Parkway, Rice Lake
  • Guest House – (715) 234-4811, located in Rice Lake
  • Timeout (Domestic Abuse) – (715) 532-6976, located in Ladysmith
  • Northwoods – (715) 268-5730 or (715) 554-0137, located in Amery

Workforce Resource – (715) 234-6302 – http://www.workforceresource.org/home.php

Barron County Housing Authority – (715) 537-5344, located at 611 Woodland Ave. #25, Barron

  • Barron HA - (715) 537-5533, located at 123 E Franklin Ave, Barron
  • Chetek HA – (715) 924-3300, located at 801 W Stout St, Chetek
  • Cumberland HA – (715) 822-2005, located at 1295 6th Ave, Cumberland
  • Rice Lake HA – (715) 234-3721, located at 132 W Marshall St, Rice Lake

ADRC – Aging & Disability Resource Center – (715) 537-6225 – http://www.adrcconnections.org/

Center for Independent Living – (715) 736-1800 – http://www.cilww.com/index.html

Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213 – http://www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount/

Veteran’s Office – (715) 537-6290

Rural Housing – 888-400-5974 – http://www.wisconsinruralhousing.org/

Barron County Rural Development – (715) 635-8228

211 – United Way of Inner Wisconsin – dial 211 or visit http://www.getconnected211.org/index.html

ACEO – (715) 434-2236

Habitat for Humanity Re-Store – (715) 458-4222, located in Cameron – http://www.habitat.org/

Rental Housing List – www.WIHousingSearch.org

Tenant Resource Center – (877) 238-7368

Landlord/Tenant Rights Office – (800) 422-7128

 Judicare – (800) 472-1638 – http://www.judicare.org/index.cfm

Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project (NWLAP) - http://www.nwlap.org/client.php/

Additional senior care resources:

http://www.assistedlivingfacilities.org/

http://www.adultdaycare.org/

http://www.aarp.org/

http://www.anha.org/

http://www.skillednursingfacilities.org/

http://www.homehealthcareagencies.com/

http://www.nadsa.org/

"The mission of West CAP is to take action against poverty by developing the social and economic assets of low-income families and their communities and by working to create a more just and sustainable society."

West CAP
525 Second Street
PO Box 308
Glenwood City, WI 54013
1.800.606.9227
www.westcap.org
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