Programs and Services Provided (* when funds are available):
Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housig Program
*Provides financial assistance to either prevent or to help those who are experiencing homelessness. Those who qualify for the rental assistance must be either homelss or facing eviction. Those who qualify for the utility assistance must be responsible for the utilities in their lease agreement and facing eviction, or unable to get housing due to an outstanding balance.
Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, Iron & Price Counties
Provides affordable non-subsidized rental units at a “capped rent” lower than the fair market rent. Tenants must meet income guidelines.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – Ashland, Bayfield, Iron Counties
Involves people age 55 and over in providing volunteer services to community agencies and schools utilizing their many skills and talents to positively impact their communities.