Programs to eliminate debts
Financial Information and Service Center ((715) 323-0337) offers money management services including debt counseling, basic budgeting and other advice. Programs and services offered include implementing of a simple budget system and debt program and regular follow-up and support. Also includes debt management plans and consolidation to those who qualify.
Emergency aid in Waupaca
CAP Services - The non-profit community action agency provides assistance to qualified low income families. They administer the government programs indicated above, such as weatherization and WHEAP. Other services are available as well, or the agency may have referrals. Examples include the following.
They can provide low interest loans as part of car buying programs or for first time homebuyers. Various housing programs are administered as well, ranging from emergency shelter to funds for paying back rent or a security deposit. They also offer information on low cost dental care, federal government benefits such as food stamps, and also Badger Care. CAP provides many services in the region. Learn more.
Waupaca Area Food Pantry ((715) 256-1645) provides groceries and free food acquired through donations, canned food drives, and various local food bank programs.
Cries of the Heart Outreach Ministries provides food to people in an emergency. (920) 540-3017
Waupaca County Health Services Division provides medical care and fees vary. The clinic provides a broad range of diagnostic and treatment services including prenatal care, primary adult and pediatric care, as well as laboratory and radiological services and allied support services like health education and nutrition. Also the government agency offers public health services such as communicable disease screening and treatment and immunizations. Dial (715) 258-6323.