Vernon County Wisconsin assistance programs.
Grants, loans, and free stuff from local agencies help struggling Vernon County families. Find, and learn how to apply for, financial help for paying rent, a mortgage or security deposit. Or receive energy bill help or a free box of food or clothing from a charity, as well as other assistance such as medical care, free debt counseling, and much more. Charities, the government, and non-profits assist the low income and needy in the community, with priority given to the disabled, single parents, and senior citizens.
Rent help, food aid, and other assistance
The Bethel Buttik in Westby provides a variety of assistance to families in need in Vernon County Wisconsin. In addition to the food assistance they provide, they also sell clothing, give away microwaves and other appliances for free, and they have even been known come up with rent assistance and other grants when needed.
But the type and amount of help that they provide does not end there. They will also offer fuel assistance, help with paying heating bills, rent assistance, utility bill assistance, and more. They provide matching grants for vehicle repairs and offer medical assistance, and can direct people towards free health care. Find additional free health care. Read more.
While they are income limits, Bethel Buttik other program is not as strict as many federal and state government programs, so those using the pantry and asking for help are more likely to receive it. They try to provide aid to anyone in Vernon County. Dial (608) 634-3473
Catholic Charities - Prairie du Chien is located at 104 E Blackhawk Ave. The regional agency offers support to those that are struggling, including the unemployed, homeless, immigrants, pregnant women and working poor. They administer several resources, including referrals to funds to pay rent or a deposit as well as low income apartments. Home repairs and counseling for potential buyers is available too. Permanent Supportive Housing is administered for seniors or the disabled in the community.
They support the entire county. Catholic Charities also provides clients referrals to programs that may have free food, basic needs such as clothing from a thrift store, and much more. Another focus is on the homeless in the community, and there are shelters, short term emergency housing, and other services. The church based group is in Prairie du Chien, WI 53821, and phone number is (608) 326-1616.
Bethel Home and Services, Inc. A multitude of financial assistance programs are in place. Among them include temporary financial assistance in areas of housing. The charity can help with payment of rent, utilities, heating bills, medical expenses, transportation, etc.
An on site site food pantry is open, which serves cereal, meat, eggs, and dry goods for those who meet financial guidelines and income thresholds. Another option is an on site thrift shop is open to the public. Other items available include clothing and shoes (women, men’s, children’s, and infants), free Christmas toys for kids, personal care items, household items, appliances, lamps, and furniture. Westby Wisconsin. Dial (608) 634-3415, or find help from Bethel Home & Services.
Workforce Connections of Viroqua Wisconsin. Dial (608) 637-3280. Apply for emergency assistance for families or individuals in Vernon County Wisconsin facing a current emergency for one of the following reasons. Security deposit assistance for families that are homeless and looking for a home or apartment. Utility or heating bill assistance for families or individuals who have a person living in the home with a qualifying very serious medical or health condition or have a child age 5 years or younger living in the home. They must have a disconnection notice. Rent or housing payment assistance for families with an eviction notice is also considered. They also have information on, refer patients to and partner with free community clinics in Wisconsin.
The Good Samaritan Food Pantry and Thrift Store of Hillsboro Oregon provides free food and or groceries for individuals and families in need of help. In addition, the center also serves as a government surplus food distribution site for the low income. Call (608) 489-2492.
There are many other pantries for low income families in Vernon County. They may have everything from groceries to free winter coats for kids, Christmas toys or holiday meals, and more. Case managers will also provide information on SNAP food stamps, job training, and other government benefit programs. Find free food in Vernon County.