Emergency Assistance One-time payment toward either security deposit, first month’s rent, or late rent for families facing impending homelessness or are in a homeless situation. Payments may only be received once every 12 months. Eligibility reviewed at intake. Must be WI resident w/dependent children To apply go to https://access.wisconsin.gov/access/ or call 800.771.8420.
Wisconsin Works (W2 Program) Helps parents support their family while they prepare for work or apply for Social Security. One-on-one case management, job skills training, education, financial assistance, connection to employment opportunities and supportive services available for eligible parents. To apply go to https://access.wisconsin.gov/access/ or call 855.733.1311.
Food Share Employment and Training (FSET) Job-based program open to eligible adults receiving Food Share benefits. Can help recipients find and keep a good job. One-on-one case management, job skills training, connection to employment opportunities, and supportive services available. For more information call, 715.504.0080
Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) If you are 30 or younger and seeking training for careers in high-demand industries WIOA can help with find your career path. Financial assistance and vocational planning available. For more information, call Oconto: 920.246.9019, Marinette: 715-732-7847.
Job Access Loan (JAL) Short-term, interest-free loan program to help eligible parents with expenses related to getting or keeping a job. Interest-free loan to help purchase a car to get to and from work, driver license fees, or work clothing and uniforms. To apply go to https://access.wisconsin.gov/access/ or call 715.504.0077 for more information.
Wisconsin Employment Transportation Assistance Fund (WETAP) Interest-free loan to help eligible adults with vehicle purchase or repair expenses. Call 920-292-1336 for information on how to apply.
FORWARD SERVICES CORPORATION –
1926 Hall Ave, CO26, Marinette, WI 54143
1122 Main St Suite A Oconto, WI 54153