What's New in Economic Support

Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP) Early Applications

We are now accepting early applications for the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP).  To find out if you are eligible for an early application, please call us at (715) 373-6144.  We can help you find the best way for you to apply for the program. 


                                                                  Income Guidelines


Household Size

One Month

Three Months

Annual Income

1

$2, 181

$6,544

$26,174

2

$2,852

$8,557

$34,228

3

$3,524

$10,571

$42,282

4

$4,195

$12,584

$50,336


Find more information at:  WHEAP

 

Replacement FoodShare Benefits Available for Flood Victims

MADISON -

Replacement FoodShare benefits are available for those who lost food due to the severe weather in northern Wisconsin last week. Governor Scott Walker declared a State of Emergency in eight Wisconsin counties including Ashland, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Iron, Price, Sawyer, and Washburn after heavy rains caused flash flooding and power outages. Follow this link for more information on Flood FoodShare benefits



Do you still need health coverage?

 
Visit HealthCare.gov to find out if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period or if you could qualify for Medicaid (BadgerCare+).