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Community Resources

This is not a complete list of services but a listing of main organizations and programs that provide basic needs.  If you're looking for a service not listed here call for more information.


Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency WIC & Healthy Beginnings+ a Prenatal Care Coordination Program Community Resource Manual 2017.pdf


Basic Needs Services for Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield, Iron and Price counties

Human Services

Human services agencies provide emergency financial assistance with food, clothing, and housing as well as medical assitance programs and case management.

Ashland County Human Services

630 Sandborn Ave.

Ashland, WI 54806


Bayfield County Human Services

117 E. 5th Street, Washburn, WI 54891

Douglas County Health and Human Services

1316 N 14th Street, Superior, WI 54880

Iron County Health and Human Services


300 Taconite Street, Suite 201, Hurley, WI 54534


Price County Health and Human Services

104 South Eyder Ave., PO Box 88

Phillips, WI 54555


Free Clothing

Free Store - NWCSA

118 Tower Avenue, Superior, WI 54880


Open Monday - Thursday 8 am - 4:30 pm

Free Store - Ashland

623 2nd Ave. E, Ashland, WI 54806




Wisconsin Job Center

1805 N 14th Street, Superior, WI 54880


Ashland Job Center

422 Third Street West, Suite 200, Ashland, WI 54806


Park Falls Job Center

City Hall, 400 South 4th Avenue, Park Falls, WI 54552


Superior Vocations Center

2320 Hill Avenue, Superior, WI 54880


Services for people with a disability


Food Shelves - Douglas County

Faith United Methodist Church

1531 Hughitt Ave., Superior, WI 54880


NWCSA Food Shelf

1118 Tower Ave., Superior,  WI 54880

Open Tues. - Thursday from 1 to 3:30 pm


Serves Douglas County

Food Shelves - Ashland and Bayfield Counties

Bad River Department of Social and Family Services

72772 Elm Street, Odanah, WI 54861

Open Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Barnes Community Food Shelf

Barnes Community Church

3200 County Highway N, Barnes, WI 54873

9 am - 11 am the second Wednesday of the month


Serves a 15 mile radius of the church

Bayfield Area Food Pantry

14 South Broad Street P.O. Box 729, Bayfield WI 54814

Noon - 3 pm Wednesday


Serves the town of Bayfield and Russell

The Brick Ministries, Inc.

420 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, WI 54806


Ashland: 9 am - 3:30 pm Monday - Wednesday; 9 am - 7 pm Thursday

Cable: 11 am - 6 pm the fourth Thursday from January - October; 11 am - 6 pm the third Thursday November - December at the Town of Bell Community Center

Cornucopia: 10 am - 3 pm the first and third Thursday, Town of Bell Community Center

Mellen: 11 am - 5 pm the third Thursday at the city hall

Rural Care & Share Food Shelf, Iron River and Poplar

Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 68160 South George Street, Iron River, WI 54847

or Peace Lutheran Church, Poplar, U.S. Highway 2, Poplar, WI 54864

9 am - 11 am the 3rd Saturday monthly

Contact: (715) 372-8728

Area Served: Rural Douglas and Bayfield Counties (School District of Maple)



Salvation Army

916 Hughitt Ave., Superior, WI 54880


5 pm Wednesday

Senior Connections

1805 N 16th Street, Superior, WI 54880


Meal sites for seniors and home delivered meals

Solid Rock Safe Haven

1004 N 6th Street, Superior, WI 54880

Monday - Friday at noon and 5 pm; Saturday at 4 pm