Greater Madison Resource Center Community Guide                                                                          

GREATER MADISON AREA COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE

www.gmrcmadison.com

COVID-19 UPDATES

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ADDICTION SERVICES

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment

AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS

MSCR - Madison School & Community Recreation

https://www.mscr.org/our-programs/afterschool

City of Madison Accredited After School List

https://www.cityofmadison.com/commserv/documents/WebsiteAccreditedCtrsList.pdf

Variety of Program Options

https://mostmadison.org/programs

BICYCLE INFORMATION

Dream Bikes

https://dream-bikes.org/

Freewheel Bikes

https://freewheelbikes.org/

Wheels for Winners

http://wheelsforwinners.org/earn-a-bike/

BUS PASSES

Forward Service Corporation

https://fsc-corp.org/programs-search-results/

https://fsc-corp.org/programs

Madison Metro

https://www.cityofmadison.com/metro/fares

CHILDCARE

City of Madison Child Care Assistance Program http://www.cityofmadison.com/commserv/documents/childcareassistprog.pdf

UW Madison Office of Child Care and Family Resources

https://occfr.wisc.edu/financial-assistance/community-assistance/

Wisconsin Dept of Children & Families Wisconsin Shares Child Care Subsidy Program (WISHARES)

https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/wishares

ReachDane

https://www.dcpcinc.org/

YMCA Dane County

http://www.ymcadanecounty.org/financial-assistance

4-C

https://www.4-c.org/resource-referral/resource-referral.html

CASE WORKERS

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin

https://www.arcw.org/

ATTIC Correctional Services, Inc. (Men)

https://correctionalservices.org/

ARC Community Services, Inc. (Women)

http://www.arccommserv.com/

Briarpatch Youth Services (Youth)

https://youthsos.org/

Cambridge Area Resource Team (CART)

https://www.cartforhelp.org/

Community Action Coalition Southern Central Wisconsin (CACSCW)

https://www.cacscw.org/get-help/housing-support/dane-county/

ReachDane

https://www.dcpcinc.org/

DAIS-Domestic Violence Victims & Families

https://abuseintervention.org/

Deforest Area Needs Network (DANNS)

http://www.deforest-area-needs-network.net/html/

Independent Living, Inc.

https://www.independentlivinginc.org/

Madison-Area Urban Ministry (MUM)

https://emum.org/ 

Middleton Outreach Ministry

Middleton, Cross Plains & West Madison Area

http://www.momhelps.org/

OutReach LGBT Community Center​

https://www.outreachmadisonlgbt.org/

Porchlight

http://porchlightinc.org/

Safe Haven

http://porchlightinc.org/safe-haven/

Salvation Army-Single Women's Shelter and the Emergency Family Shelter

https://centralusa.salvationarmy.org/danecounty/provide-housing-1

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton House (Women & Children)

Port St. Vincent de Paul (Men)

https://svdpmadison.org/how-we-help/

Stoughton Area ResourceTeam - START

http://www.startstoughton.org/

Tellurian

https://www.tellurian.org/

Off The Square Club (OTSC)

https://www.lsswis.org/LSS/Programs-Services/Mental-Health/Resource-Centers/Off-the-Square-Club

Elizabeth House

(Pregnant homeless single women, ages 18+. We accept first time pregnant women, women who have just given birth and expectant mothers with a child up to the age of two)

https://www.elizabethhousedane.org/

The Road Home Dane County (Families)

http://trhome.org/

Sunshine Place (Sun Prairie)

http://www.sunshineplace.org/

William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital (Veterans)

https://www.madison.va.gov/

YWCA Madison (Women and Families)

https://www.ywcamadison.org/

Waunakee Neighborhood Connection (WNC)

https://www.waunakeeneighborhoodconnection.com/

CLOTHING

Community Action Coalition

http://www.cacscw.org/clothing-center/

Middleton Outreach Ministry (MOM) http://momhelps.org/programs-services/preventing-homelessness/clothing-center/

St. Vincent De Paul

https://svdpmadison.org/need-help/clothing/

Sunshine Place/Cards Closet

http://www.sunshineplace.org/index.php/services/cards

The River Food Pantry

https://www.riverfoodpantry.org/services/clothing-household-goods/

DCHA Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

COMMUNITY CENTERS

Local Community Center Listings

https://www.cityofmadison.com/find-my-local/community-centers

Goodman Community Center 

https://www.goodmancenter.org/

East Madison Community Center-EMCC

https://www.facebook.com/eastmadisoncc/

Neighborhood House Community Center

https://www.facebook.com/NHCCmadison/

Madinah Community Center

http://madisonmuslims.org/

Eagle Heights Community Center

https://www.housing.wisc.edu/

Meadowood Community Center

http://www.mscr.org/meadowood

OutReach LGBT Community Center

https://www.outreachmadisonlgbt.org/

Badger Rock Community Center

https://www.resilientcities.org/projects-programs/badger-rock-center/

Wil-Mar Community Center

https://www.wil-mar.org/

Elver Park Community Center

https://www.wisconsinyouthcompany.org/neighborhood-centers

Theresa Terrace Community Center

https://www.wisconsinyouthcompany.org/neighborhood-centers/theresa-terrace-programs/

Bridge Lakepoint Waunona

http://www.blwcenter.org/

Shorewood Hills Community Center

http://www.shorewoodpool.com/

Vera Court

http://www.veracourt.org/

Kennedy Heights Neighborhood

http://www.khcommunitycenter.org/

COMMUNITY MEALS

Printable Flyer

https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/489922_92a3c817d4ac432c9e328b95d38fe7e3.pdf

The Beacon

Breakfast (snacks) 8 am– 9 am

Lunch at 12 pm (1 pm on Fridays)

615 E. Washington Ave. (enter in the back) Madison

https://thebeaconhelps.org/

Grace Episcopal Church

5:45am - 7am

116 W. Washington Ave., Madison

http://www.gracechurchmadison.org/

Hope's Home Ministries at First United Methodist Church

203 Wisconsin Avenue, Madison, WI 53703

Wednesday Community Breakfast:

9:00am - 9:45am

Connections to Care

9:00am - 11:am

http://www.fumc.org

http://firstunitedmethodistmadison.org/programs/hope-justice/#outreachministries

Luke House

Lunch: Monday - Thursday

11:30 a.m-12:30 p.m.

Dinner: Sunday - Thursday

5:45 until 6:30 p.m.

https://www.lukehousemadison.org/

Catholic Multicultural Center

Schedule:

Monday - Friday - 4:00 to 5:00pm

Saturday & Sunday - 11:00am to 12:00pm

https://cmcmadison.org/programs-services/basic-needs/free-meal/

Madison Senior Center

https://www.cityofmadison.com/senior-center/programs/meals

The River Food Pantry

Lunch

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 11:00am–2:00pm

Wednesdays: (seniors (60+) & veterans)        11:00am–1:00pm

Dinner

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4:30pm–7:00pm

Fridays: 4:30–7:30 pm

https://www.riverfoodpantry.org/services/community-meals/

Savory Sunday

Wisconsin State Capitol Building, every Sunday - 2:00 PM

http://savorysunday.org/?page_id=56

St Mark’s Lutheran Church

Friday Meal - Every Friday

From Noon to 1:00 PM

http://www.stmarksmadison.org/

DAY CENTERS

The Beacon

https://thebeaconhelps.org/

Bethel Lutheran Madison

https://www.bethel-madison.org/homeless-support-services

Off The Square Club https://www.lsswis.org/LSS/Programs-Services/Mental-Health/Resource-Centears/Off-the-Square-Club

Outreach Madison (LGBTQ)

https://www.outreachmadisonlgbt.org/

Safe Haven

https://porchlightinc.org/safe-haven/

DENTAL

More Smiles Wisconsin

https://www.moresmileswi.org/

Access Community Health Centers

https://accesscommunityhealthcenters.org/services/dental/

Aids Resource Center Wisconsin (ARCW)

https://www.arcw.org/dental-clinic/prevent/

Familia Dental

https://www.familiadental.com/special-offers/wisconsin/

Bright Dental - Madison

http://brightdentalmadison.org/

WDA Reduced Rate Dental Clinics https://www.wda.org/your-oral-health/reduced-rate-dental-clinics

DISABILITIES

Dane ADRC-Aging Disability Resource Center

http://www.daneadrc.org/

Social Security Administration

https://www.ssa.gov/disability/

Department of Health Services

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/ddb/index.htm

VSA Wisconsin (Arts For All)

http://www.vsawis.org/

DISABLED- VETERAN SERVICES

https://www.va.gov/disability/eligibility/

Wounded Warrior

https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

Disabled American Vet (DAV)

https://www.dav.org/

DOMESTIC ABUSE

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services Contact Information https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/fleeingdomesticviolence

Domestic Violence Shelter

https://abuseintervention.org/help/services-resources/#safeHouse

Project Respect

http://www.arccommserv.com/arcfaq.html

Rape Crisis Center

https://thercc.org/

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin

https://www.endabusewi.org/get-help/

Engaging Youth - End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin https://www.endabusewi.org/our-work/engaging-youth/

Break the Cycle (Ages 12-24)

https://www.breakthecycle.org/

Women Helping Women - WINN

http://whww.org/about.html

EMERGENCY CALL BOXES

Campus Emergency Phones

https://uwpd.wisc.edu/staying-safe/campus-emergency-phones/

ENERGY ASSISTANCE SERVICES & EMERGENCY REPAIR RESOURCES

MG&E

https://www.mge.com/customer-service/payment-and-billing/energy-assistance

Alliant Energy - LIHEAP https://www.alliantenergy.com/BillPayOptions/AssistanceandFinancing/LIHEAP

Alliant - Hometown Care Energy Fund

https://www.alliantenergy.com/BillPayOptions/AssistanceandFinancing/HometownCareEnergyFund

WE ENERGIES

https://www.we-energies.com/residential/paybill/payassistance.htm

Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP)

http://homeenergyplus.wi.gov/category.asp?linkcatid=239

Heat For Heroes

http://www.heat4heroes.org/About-Us

Dane County Veterans Services Office (Emergency Fund)

http://www.danevets.com/

Dane County Energy Assistance Programs & Furnace Repair

https://www.danecountyhumanservices.org/Employment/energy_assistance.aspx

Weatherization & Furnace Programs

https://www.projecthomewi.org/programs/weatherization/weatherization.html

Wisconsin Winter Moratorium Period

Under the terms of the moratorium, Wisconsin utility companies cannot shut off the electricity or natural gas to customers who don't pay their bills on time, from Nov. 1 through April 15.

MGE customers with unpaid bills can call: 608-252-7144

Wisconsin Power & Light customers can call: 1-800-255-4268

Alliant customers can call:

1-800-ALLIANT (800-255-4268)

Home Energy Plus Hotline:

866-432-8947

www.homeenergyplus.wi.gov

For Veterans you can call Heat For Heroes:

1-800-891-9276

http://www.heat4heroes.org/About-Us

Dane County Veterans Services Office

608-266-4158

http://www.danevets.com/

EMERGENCY WEATHER CONDITIONS

Cold Weather Night Listing

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/inclementweatherinformation

Accuweather

https://www.accuweather.com/en/us/madison-wi/53715/weather-warnings/331530

Porchlight Men’s Shelter

http://porchlightinc.org/emergency-shelter/

The Salvation Army Women’s Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/singlewomen

The Salvation Army Family Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/families

Briarpatch Youth Shelter

https://youthsos.org/programs/at-risk-youth-and-families/youth-shelter

Emergency Pet Shelter

https://wiscares.wisc.edu/services-offered-for-our-clients

FAMILY RESOURCES

GMRC - Greater Madison Resource Center

https://www.facebook.com/GMRCMADISON/

gmrcmadison.com

GMRC - Assistance Form

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSecEeGpzgofGtPu8oS6FpIlnvXf5dSY2Y-Ji0H2sJFldg7oBw/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services Contact Information https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/fleeingdomesticviolence

Domestic Violence Shelter

https://abuseintervention.org/help/services-resources/#safeHouse

DCHA Family Resource List (Dane County Housing Authority)

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.ph

The Salvation Army Family Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/families

Safe Communities

https://safercommunity.net/resources/

Dane County Resources and Contacts

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/legislative/dane.htm

Dane County Residents Resources

https://www.countyofdane.com/Resident

Urban Triage

https://m.facebook.com/Urban-Triage-113788009985707/

Family Service Madison

https://fsmad.org/

Madison-Area Urban Ministry (MUM)

https://emum.org/

Women Helping Women - WINN

http://www.teamwinn.org/

Well Badger Resource Center

https://www.wellbadger.org/s/?language=en_US

Public Health - Community Resources

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/women-infants-children-wic-program/community-resources

HSC - Community Resource Binder

https://resourcenavigation.wixsite.com/resourcebinder

FINANCIAL RESOURCES

Homeless Prevention Services

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/homelesspreventionservices

HSC - Community Resource Binder

https://resourcenavigation.wixsite.com/resourcebinder/churches-may-have-assistance-1

211 - United Way

https://www.unitedwaydanecounty.org/get-help/2-1-1-2/

Hasan Mohr-Porchlight (DIGS)

https://porchlightinc.org/prevention-outreach/

St John’s Emergency Fund

https://www.stjohnsmadison.org/emergencyfund

Joining Forces For Families (JFF) Offices

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/jff/locations.aspx

Emergency Assistance Grants

https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/ea

https://www.danecountyhumanservices.org/Employment/emergency_assistance.aspx

Forward Service Corp - FSET

https://fsc-corp.org/programs-search-results/

Middleton Outreach Ministries - MOM

https://momhelps.org/programs-services/preventing-homelessness/housing-assistance/

Sunshine Place - Sun Prairie

http://www.sunshineplace.org/index.php/services/hmf

Stoughton Area ResourceTeam - START

http://www.startstoughton.org/

Waunakee Neighborhood Connection - WNC

https://www.waunakeeneighborhoodconnection.com/

Deforest Area Needs Network - DANN

http://www.deforest-area-needs-network.net/html/

Cambridge Area Resources Team - CART

https://www.cartforhelp.org/

Verona - Badger Prairie Needs Network

https://www.bpnn.org/food-pantry.html

Veterans - Rent & Utilities Emergency Fund

http://www.danevets.com/

City Of Madison Loan Assistance Programs

https://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/economicdevelopment/home-loans/228

Down Payment Assistance Programs - Dane County Low to Moderate Income Limits

http://www.homebuyersroundtable.org/downpayment-assistance-programs-2/

Single Family Housing Repair Loans & Grants in Wisconsin

https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-repair-loans-grants/wi

Tomorrow’s Home Foundation - Emergency assistance grants for critical repairs that allow individuals and families to stay in their manufactured or mobile home

https://www.tomorrowshomefoundation.org/

**Referrals Based Only**

First Unitarian Society

https://fusmadison.org/social-justice/eviction-prevention-fund

No Strings Attached Pay It Forward

The Women of "Pay It Forward" help Dane County women and their families

http://payitforwarddanecounty.weebly.com/

FOOD PANTRIES

Dane County Food Pantry Network

http://www.cacscw.org/food-bank/

Madison Food Pantries

https://www.foodpantries.org/ci/wi-madison

Mobile Food Pantries

https://www.secondharvestmadison.org/partner-resources/mobile-pantry-schedule

Transit Solutions To Food Pantries

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/transportation/default.aspx

FOOD STAMPS

Apply for FoodShares

https://access.wisconsin.gov/

FoodShares Eligibility Information

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/foodshare/eligibility.htm

Quest Card

http://www.getaquestcard.org/

FREE PHONES

Q-Link Wireless

https://qlinkwireless.com/

SafeLink Wireless https://www.safelinkwireless.com/Enrollment/Safelink/en/Web/www/default/index.html#!/newHome

Assurance Wireless

https://www.assurancewireless.com/

FUNERAL ASSISTANCE

Wisconsin Funeral and Cemetery Aids Program (WFCAP)

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/em/wfcap.htm

Foster Funeral Homes - State Assistance Packages

https://fosterfuneralhomes.com/State_Assisted_Packages_1076053.html

Veterans Assistance - State Veteran Affairs Department

https://dva.wi.gov/Pages/memorialsBurials/MilitaryFuneralHonors.aspx

Veteran Services - Cress Funeral Service

https://www.cressfuneralservice.com/services/veterans/

Cress Funeral Home and Cremation Services (accepts state assistance)

https://www.cressfuneralservice.com/services/

Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services (accepts state assistance)

http://m.gundersonfh.com/

HAIRCUTS

MATC - Madison College

https://madisoncollege.edu/salon

The Beacon https://thebeaconhelps.org/the-beacon-homeless-day-resource-center-too/resources/

Catholic Multicultural Center

https://cmcmadison.org/programs-services/

Stand Down Madison

http://standdownmadison.org/

HOLIDAY RESOURCES-UPDATED PER SEASON

Easter

First United Methodist Easter Community Meal

As always, served on Easter Sunday. April 12th (12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.). Special menu, music and fun. Interested in helping, or learning more about this special Community Holiday Meal?

Contact Karen Andro, Director of Hope's Home Ministries at 608-338-0320 or kandro@fumc.org

https://facebook.com/events/s/easter-community-meal/2393089777667689/?ti=icl

Thanksgiving

Goodman Center

https://www.goodmancenter.org/events/thanksgiving-baskets

MOM - Middleton Cross Plains area school district and west Madison (west of Midvale and north of Beltline) can register with MOM and participate in a Thanksgiving Basket program closer to home.  608-836-7338 to enquire.

https://www.momhelps.org/programs-services/seasonal-support/thanksgiving-baskets

Waunakee Neighborhood Connection

https://www.waunakeeneighborhoodconnection.com/programs-and-services/

Joining Forces For Families (JFF) (may have options)

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/jff/

Christmas 

Empty Stocking Club

https://esc.petgorilla.com/register.html

Toys For Tots

https://madison-wi.toysfortots.org/local-coordinator-sites/lco-sites/request-toys.aspx

Santas Without Chimneys - Highly Mobile/Homeless Children (referral by Transitional Education Program (TEP) or Social Worker)

https://www.facebook.com/SantasWithoutChimneys/

Sunshine Place - Sun Prairie Area School District

http://www.sunshineplace.org/index.php/services/spcho

Waunakee Neighborhood Connection

https://www.waunakeeneighborhoodconnection.com/programs-and-services/

Deforest Area Needs Network

https://www.deforest.k12.wi.us/news_detail.cfm?newsid=1477&detailid=260330

Verona Area Helping Hands

http://verona.k12.wi.us/communications/archived_news/2017_2018_school_year_archived_news/__helping_hands__holiday_gifts_for_district_famili

Joining Forces For Families (JFF) (may have options)

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/jff/

HOMELESS SERVICES

Homeless Services Consortium of Dane County

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/

Resource Guide-English

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/hhr/dox/homeless_resources.pdf

Resource Guide-Spanish

https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/489922_d0f83658ee814735b4d134bba966c2aa.pdf

Navigating Homeless Services

https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/489922_c47cb13086774990af4f068af069557b.pdf

HOUSING & COOPERATIVES

Madison Community Coop

https://www.madisoncommunity.coop/vacancies/

HOUSING FIRST - Housing Placement Services

https://www.cacscw.org/

The Road Home

http://trhome.org/rapid-rehousing/

The Salvation Army-Diversion, Holly House, Rapid Rehousing, House-Ability, RISE Program, Pathway of Hope, Dane County Assists With New Starts (DAWNS)

https://centralusa.salvationarmy.org/danecounty/provide-housing-1

Porchlight

http://porchlightinc.org/provide-housing/

United Way Impact Report https://www.unitedwaydanecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/ImpactReportHousingFirst2007.pdf

City of Madison CDA Housing - Portal

https://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/housing/applicants/1652/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority

http://www.dcha.net/

Safe Communities

https://safercommunity.net/recovery-friendly-directory/housing-resources/

TRC - Tenant Resource Center

http://www.tenantresourcecenter.org/find_housing

Weekly Housing Vacancy Lists

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/housingresourcevacancylists

HOMEWARD BOUND 1-2-3

https://onwardupwardinc.org

Madison-Area Urban Ministry

https://emum.org/

Subsidized and Public Housing

Dane County

https://0dae4f91-4a77-41b6-8005-0e9000834ebd.filesusr.com/ugd/489922_c3a20af16f9c46ceb82a369535de0ac7.pdf

HOUSING REFERRALS

Housing Placement Services

http://www.cacscw.org/dane-county-housing

HSC Housing Navigation Services https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/housingnavigationservices

Navigating Coordinated Entry https://www.danecountyhumanservices.org/hhr/dox/shelter_access_numbers.pdf

Coordinated Entry

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/coordinated-entry

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority

http://www.dcha.net/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

ID CARDS

Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

https://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/dmv/license-drvs/lst-or-stoln/duplicate-id.asp

Free State ID Card

https://elections.wi.gov/node/1917

INFANTS AND TODDLERS RESOURCES

Resources for Pregnant Woman https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/medical/resources-for-pregnant-women/

Pregnancy Helpline

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/

Pregnancy Resources

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/resources/

Pregnancy Health Services

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/pregnancy

Dean Care Pregnancy Resources https://www.deancare.com/wellness/pregnancy/community-resources

Strong Beginnings

https://www.deancare.com/wellness/pregnancy/strong-beginnings

TEP Pregnant/Parenting Resources (Transitional Education Program)

https://innovation.madison.k12.wi.us/files/innoved/16-17%20Pregnent-Parenting%20Resource%20Guide.pdf

Pregnant and Parenting Teens

https://innovation.madison.k12.wi.us/parenting-resources

Free Diaper Bank

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/diaper-bank.cfm

Sharing Center

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/sharing-center.cfm

Project Babies

http://projectbabies.org/contact.html

Free Pregnancy Clinics

https://freepregnancyclinics.com/wisconsin-pregnancy-clinics/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

JOBS & TRAINING PROGRAMS

City of Madison Employment Training https://www.cityofmadison.com/live-work/employment-training

Just Bakery

https://emum.org/what-we-do/justbakery/

Urban League Of Greater Madison

https://ulgm.org/employment-programs/for-job-seekers/

Urban League Of Greater Madison Jobs

https://www.facebook.com/groups/ULGMjobs/?ref=share

YWCA

https://www.ywcaworks.org/taxonomy/term/93

Catholic Multicultural Center https://cmcmadison.org/programs-services/education-employment-programs/employment-search-assistance/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

Dane County Job Center

http://www.wisconsinjobcenter.org/directory/wda10/0810.htm

ONWARD & UPWARD

Online real, legitimate work-at-home jobs training

https://onwardupwardinc.org/

Veteran Resources

http://wisconsinjobcenter.org/veterans/resources.htm

EmployAbility: Employment and Housing Solutions, LLC

www.employability-llc.com

Madison-Area Urban Ministry

https://emum.org/

Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce Job Board

https://wislgbtchamber.com/jobs/

LAUNDRY

Catholic Multicultural Center https://cmcmadison.org/programs-services/basic-needs/shower-laundry/

The Beacon https://thebeaconhelps.org/the-beacon-homeless-day-resource-center-too/resources/

Laundry Love

https://laundrylove.org/

LAWS & ORDINANCES

Code of Ordinances, City of Madison, WI

https://library.municode.com/wi/madison/codes/code_of_ordinances

LEGAL ASSISTANCE & INFORMATION

WI Dept of Health Services

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/

WI Circuit Court Access

https://wcca.wicourts.gov/

Community Justice Inc.

https://www.communityjusticeinc.org/

WI Bar Referrals

https://www.wisbar.org/forpublic/ineedalawyer/pages/modest-means.aspx

Legal Action

https://www.legalaction.org/contact-us/madison-area-office

Coalition of Wisconsin Aging & Health Groups

https://www.cwagwisconsin.org/elder-law-center

ADRC of Dane County (Aging Disability Resource Center)

http://www.daneadrc.org/what_we_do.aspx

Low-Cost Legal Resources in Dane County - Family Law

https://researchguides.library.wisc.edu/c.php?g=125230&p=820182

WI Law Library

https://wilawlibrary.gov/

Care WI

https://www.carewisc.org/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

Madison College Legal Clinic

https://madisoncollege.edu/legal-clinic

Foreclosure Prevention

https://www.wisbar.org/forpublic/ineedalawyer/pages/foreclosure--prevention.aspx

Wills For Heroes

https://www.wisbar.org/forpublic/ineedalawyer/pages/wills-for-heroes.aspx

Military Legal Assistance

https://www.wisbar.org/forpublic/ineedalawyer/pages/wisconsin-legal-assistance-for-military-personnel---.aspx

Domestic Violence Resources For Dane County - (various resources)

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (D.A.I.S.)

Resources For Survivors Of Domestic Violence

Family Court Services

UW Law School Family Court Clinic and Restraining Court Clinic

Dane County Child Support Agency

To Report Child Abuse In Dane County

The Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR)

Dating and Teen Violence

https://law.wisc.edu/eji/familycourt/dvresources.html

Small Claims Assistance Project

https://law.wisc.edu/eji/familycourt/dvresources.html

Unidos Against Domestic Violence

https://unidoswi.org/es/

Centro Hispano

http://www.micentro.org/apoyo-general.html

Community Immigration Law Center (CILC)

https://law.wisc.edu/eji/familycourt/folleto.pdf

Legal Assistance - (various resources)

Family Law Assistance Center

Family Court Clinic (FCC)

Small Claims Assistance Program

Restraining Order Clinic

https://courts.countyofdane.com/prepare/assistance

Wispact

https://www.wispact.org/?fbclid=IwAR0OmnTziVYOxjgRmNHvwj8nBKfG6sdah-RkPDaBUC-845ISw092G-1A_ZU

LGBTQ RESOURCES

PFLAG

https://www.pflag-madison.org/newlinks1.html

Well Woman Program https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/breast-cervical-cancer-screening/wisconsin-well-woman-program

UW Madison Gender and Sexuality Center

https://lgbt.wisc.edu/

Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce

https://wislgbtchamber.com/

MEDICAL HELP

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/forwardhealth/clinics.htm

WI Association of Free and Charitable Clinics

http://www.wafcclinics.org/clinics.html

Forward Health Clinics

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/forwardhealth/clinics.htm

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

Madison-Area Urban Ministry - Recuperative Shelter

https://emum.org/

MACH OneHealth

http://machonehealth.org/

Well Badger Resource Center

https://www.wellbadger.org/s/?language=en_US

MEDICAL INSURANCE

Access Wisconsin

https://access.wisconsin.gov/

Guide to Applying Wisconsin’s Health, Nutrition & Other Benefits and Programs.

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p1/p16091.pdf

MEN’S RESOURCES

Porchlight Men’s Shelter

http://porchlightinc.org/emergency-shelter/

Sexual Health

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/sexual-health

Men’s Health https://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/wisconsin/madison/53713/madison-south-health-center-3937-91860/mens-health

Urban Triage

https://m.facebook.com/Urban-Triage-113788009985707/

MENTAL HEALTH

SAMHSA

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment

NAMI

https://www.namidanecounty.org/resource-guide

Mental Health Officers

https://www.cityofmadison.com/police/community/mentalhealth/

Mental Health Resources

https://www.cityofmadison.com/police/community/mentalhealth/resources.cfm

Madison-Area Urban Ministry

https://emum.org/

Peace Network, Inc.

https://www.facebook.com/peacenetworkincWI/

NA MEETINGS

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment

NARCAN & NEEDLE EXCHANGE

https://safercommunity.net/

NON-EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORT

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/transportation/default.aspx

OPERATION FRESH START - ALL YOUTHS - 16-24-YEAR-OLDS

http://www.operationfreshstart.org/

PERSONAL ESSENTIALS PANTRY

https://www.essentialspantry.org/home/index.php

PET CARE

Vet Care

https://wiscares.wisc.edu/plus-clients

Pet Food Pantries

WisCARES

https://wiscares.wisc.edu/social-services/pet-food-pantry

Dane County Humane Society

https://www.giveshelter.org/resources/pet-food-pantry

Pet-Friendly Hotels

http://petfriendlytravel.com/locations/united_states/wisconsin/wi/c1sp50

Emergency Pet Shelter

https://wiscares.wisc.edu/services-offered-for-our-clients

Dane County Humane Society Pet Resources

https://www.giveshelter.org/resources

Spay Me Clinic - Low-Cost Vet Care

https://www.spayme.com/

UW Veterinary Care

https://uwveterinarycare.wisc.edu/

PHARMACY

WI Association of Free and Charitable Clinics

http://www.wafcclinics.org/find-a-clinic.html

St Vincent DePaul Charitable Pharmacy

https://svdpmadison.org/need-help/pharmacy/

Prescription Drug Assistance

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/guide/freeprescr.htm

SeniorCare Prescription Drug Assistance Program

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/seniorcare/index.htm

PLAYGROUPS

http://www.momsinmadison.com/playgroup.html

POLICE NON-EMERGENCY 

City of Madison Police Contact

https://www.cityofmadison.com/police/contact/contact.cfm

UW Madison Police Contact

http://uwpd.wisc.edu/about-uwpd/contact-uwpd/

Town of Madison Police Contact

https://townofmadisonpd.com/contact/

Dane County Sheriff Contact

https://danesheriff.com/contact-us

PREGNANCY - TESTS/INFO/PRENATAL CARE 

Resources for Pregnant Woman https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/medical/resources-for-pregnant-women/

Pregnancy Helpline

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/

Pregnancy Resources

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/resources/

Pregnancy Health Services

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/pregnancy

Dean Care Pregnancy Resources https://www.deancare.com/wellness/pregnancy/community-resources

Strong Beginnings

https://www.deancare.com/wellness/pregnancy/strong-beginnings

TEP Pregnant/Parenting Resources https://innovation.madison.k12.wi.us/files/innoved/16-17%20Pregnent-Parenting%20Resource%20Guide.pdf

Pregnant and Parenting Teens

https://innovation.madison.k12.wi.us/parenting-resources

Free Diaper Bank

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/diaper-bank.cfm

Sharing Center

http://www.pregnancyhelpline.net/about-us/sharing-center.cfm

Project Babies

http://projectbabies.org/contact.html

Free Pregnancy Clinics

https://freepregnancyclinics.com/wisconsin-pregnancy-clinics/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

PRINTABLE HOMELESS RESOURCE GUIDE

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/hhr/dox/homeless_resources.pdf

PROBLEMS RENTING

Tenant Resource Center

http://www.tenantresourcecenter.org/

Forward Service Corps

http://www.fsc-corp.org/

Legal Action of WI Eviction Defense Project

https://www.legalaction.org/services/eviction-defense-project-milwaukee

Porchlight DIGS Program

http://porchlightinc.org/eviction-preventiondigs/

Joining Forces For Families

https://danecountyhumanservices.org/jff/locations.aspx

Community Action Coalition

http://www.cacscw.org/dane-county-housing

Navigating Coordinated Entry https://www.danecountyhumanservices.org/hhr/dox/shelter_access_numbers.pdf

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

RAPE CRISIS & PREVENTION

The Rape Crisis Center

https://thercc.org/

YWCA Community Ride https://www.ywcamadison.org/what-were-doing/employment-transit/yw-transit/

Confidential Resource List

https://uwpd.wisc.edu/confidential-resources/

RECYCLING 

Resource Solutions

http://recyclethatstuff.com/

File 13 E-Waste Solutions, LLC

https://www.file13usa.com/

REFUGEES/IMMIGRATION

Immigrant and Refugee Resources

https://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/immigration/resources/resources-immigrants-and-refugees

Immigration Advocates

https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/nonprofit/legaldirectory/search?state=WI

Wisconsin Network for Peace, Justice, and Sustainability

http://wnpj.org/node/3063/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

Covering WI

https://www.coveringwi.org/immigration

Literacy Network

http://www.litnetwork.org/for-learners/

RENTALS, INCLUDING SUBSIDIZED & PUBLIC HOUSING, DANE COUNTY

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/housingresourcevacancylists

Tenant Resource Resources

http://www.tenantresourcecenter.org/find_housing

City of Madison Housing

https://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/housing/

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority

http://www.dcha.net/

Meridian Group

https://www.meridiangroupinc.net/index.asp?

RESOURCE GUIDES

ADRC - Aging Disability Resource Center

http://www.daneadrc.org/

ARCW - Aids Resource Center Of WI

https://www.arcw.org/

ADAW - The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin Resource Guide

https://www.alzwisc.org/resource%20guides/Dane%20County%20Community%20Resource%20Guide.pdf

AUTISM RESOURCES

The Autism Society of Wisconsin (ACT)

https://act-autism.com/autism-resources

Autism Resources Network

https://www.autismresourcesnetwork.com/

Autism Society of South Central Wisconsin

https://autismsouthcentral.org/

Covering Resources WI

https://www.coveringwi.org/ccr

Dane County - Workforce Development

https://www.scls.info/sites/www.scls.info/files/Dane%20County%20Resources-handouts%20links%20shortened_1.pdf

DCHA - Dane County Housing Authority Family Resource List

http://www.dcha.net/family-resource-list.php

FSRC - Family Support & Resource Center

https://fsrcdane.org/

Link - Dane

https://link-dane.co/

Homeless Services Consortium https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/489922_92a3c817d4ac432c9e328b95d38fe7e3.pdf

Mad City Homeless Resource Guide https://www.madcityhomelessresourceguide.com/resource-list

211 - United Way

https://211wisconsin.communityos.org/211guidedsearch2

United Way Partners - Directory (2019)

https://www.unitedwaydanecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2019-Agency-Program-Directory.pdf

Homeless Services Consortium Membership Directory https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/73dee7_28000becbda946db9ac3b4b2ecfab977.pdf

RSVP-Dane

https://www.rsvpdane.org/programs

Meriter Unity Point Resource Guide

https://www.unitypoint.org/madison/filesimages/Patients/Dane%20County%20Community%20Resource%20Guide.pdf

Domestic Violence Resources

https://law.wisc.edu/eji/familycourt/dvresources.html

Domestic Violence (various resources) -

Affordable Housing

Emergency Housing

Housing Standards & Conditions

Community Resources

Information for Noncitizens Applying for a Public Benefit

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

https://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/housing/resources/321/

Well Badger Resource Center

https://www.wellbadger.org/s/?language=en_US

HSC - Resource Binder

https://resourcenavigation.wixsite.com/resourcebinder

Public Health - Community Resources

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/women-infants-children-wic-program/community-resources

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE/RE-ENTRY

Operation Welcome Home

https://www.owh-wi.com/

Nehemiah House – Re-entry Program https://nehemiah.org/nehemiah-programs/justice-reconciliation/

Madison-Area Urban Ministry - Journey Home

https://emum.org/what-we-do/journeyhome/

NAMI Re-entry

https://www.namidanecounty.org/reentry

Urban League of Greater Madison

https://ulgm.org/clinic/

SAFE RIDES TO & FROM WORK

YWCA Community Ride https://www.ywcamadison.org/what-were-doing/employment-transit/yw-transit/

Forward Services Corp

https://fsc-corp.org/programs-search-results/

211 - United Way

https://211wisconsin.communityos.org/

State Of Wisconsin Ride Share

https://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/travel/road/rideshare/default.aspx

SCHOOL INFORMATION

Madison Metropolitan School District Transitional Education Program https://govprograms.madison.k12.wi.us/TEP

Department of Public Instruction

https://dpi.wi.gov/homeless

SCHOOL BREAK ACTIVITIES

https://hulafrog.com/madison-wi

SCHOOL CONTACTS

MMSD Homeless Liaisons

https://dpi.wi.gov/homeless/liaisons

MMSD-Madison Metropolitan School District-TEP Program

https://govprograms.madison.k12.wi.us/TEP

Middleton Cross Plains Area School District

https://mcpasd.k12.wi.us/parents/parent-resources/general-information/dane-county-homeless-education-network

WI DPI - McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance

https://dpi.wi.gov/homeless

SENIOR CITIZEN RESOURCES 

Miscellaneous Senior Resources

https://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/research/internetresources/senior-resources

Senior Resources Online

https://seniorresourcesonline.com/

SHELTERS

Porchlight Men’s Shelter

http://porchlightinc.org/emergency-shelter/

The Salvation Army Women’s Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/singlewomen

The Salvation Army Family Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/families

Briarpatch Youth Shelter

https://youthsos.org/programs/at-risk-youth-and-families/youth-shelter

Emergency Pet Shelter

https://wiscares.wisc.edu/services-offered-for-our-clients

DAIS - Domestic Violence Shelter

https://abuseintervention.org/help/services-resources/#safeHouse

Madison-Area Urban Ministry - Recuperative Shelter

https://emum.org/

SHOWERS

Catholic Multi-Cultural Center https://cmcmadison.org/programs-services/basic-needs/shower-laundry/

The Beacon

https://thebeaconhelps.org/the-beacon-resources/

SOCIAL SECURITY RESOURCES

ADRC - Aging Disability Resource Center

http://www.daneadrc.org/resources.aspx

Social Security

https://www.ssa.gov/benefits/ssi/

Madison Social Security Office https://www.ssofficelocation.com/madison-social-security-office-so1973

DHS - Contacts and Resources for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/ssi/links.htm

Madison Veterans Administration

https://www.madison.va.gov/

STORAGE SERVICES

Vinney’s Lockers

https://svdpmadison.org/need-help/vinnys-lockers/

STREET OUTREACH PROVIDERS

https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/73dee7_bb91c48dfa414cef8895c6cf954d06e3.pdf

TAX INFORMATION

Federal Income Tax (IRS)

Website

https://www.irs.gov/

Payment Plans

https://www.irs.gov/payments/alternative-payment-plans-hardship-information

Wisconsin State Income Tax (Department of Revenue)

https://www.revenue.wi.gov/Pages/home.aspx

Department of Revenue Payment Plans

https://www.revenue.wi.gov/Pages/HTML/payplan.aspx

Free Tax Assistance

VITA

https://madisoncollege.edu/vita

UW-Extension

https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/danecountyfinancialeducationcenter/tax-assistance/free-tax-help/

Free Tax Assistance Sites

https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/danecountyfinancialeducationcenter/files/2020/01/2020-Free-Tax-Sites-in-Dane-County.pdf

TEENS/YOUTH SERVICES

Briarpatch Contact

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/youth

Briarpatch Youth Shelter

https://youthsos.org/programs/at-risk-youth-and-families/youth-shelter

Teens Rise Above

http://teensriseabove.org/

Teen Addiction Anonymous

https://www.mpowrd.org/

TRANSLATOR SERVICES

Care Wisconsin

www.carewisc.org/contact/help-in-other-languages/

Online Free Translator

http://www.myeasytranslator.com/?r=1&kw=Translater%20Free

TRANSPORTATION 

Work N Wheels Program

http://www.swcap.org/service-workwheels.html

WETAP - Forward Service Corp.

https://fsc-corp.org/programs/wetapvanpool/

VETERANS SERVICES

Stand Down Madison

http://standdownmadison.org/

Dry Hootch

https://www.dryhootch.org/

Madison Veterans Administration

https://www.madison.va.gov/

DVA Homeless Veterans

https://dva.wi.gov/Pages/benefitsClaims/Homelessness.aspx

Dane County Vets

http://www.danevets.com/

VetConnect

https://www.facebook.com/groups/vetconnect/

Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs

https://dva.wi.gov/Pages/Home.aspx

RSVP Dane

http://www.rsvpdane.org/programs/veterans-helping-veterans

Pets For Vets

http://www.rsvpdane.org/programs/veterans-helping-veterans

Veterans Treatment Court of Dane County

https://courts.countyofdane.com/alternative/veterans

10 Veterans Benefits You May Not Know About

https://seniorresourcesonline.com/2018/07/26/10-veterans-benefits-you-may-not-know-about/

Veteran Resources

http://wisconsinjobcenter.org/veterans/resources.htm

Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

https://www.cacscw.org/get-help/housing-support/dane-county/

VFW - Department of Wisconsin Veteran & Miliary Support Fund Application OF WISCONSIN

https://vfwwi.org/uploads/Documents/FMU-UMN.pdf

VFW - Unmet Needs Application

https://www.vfw.org/assistance/financial-grants

American Legion Veteran Assistance Application

https://wilegion.org/view/document/2018_veteran_assistance_application_revised_180710.pdf

VISION CARE

Infants

http://infantsee.org/

K-12

https://www.woa-eyes.org/vision-usa-public

Adults and Children

https://vspglobal.com/cms/vspglobal-outreach/gift-certificates.html

No Cost Eye Exam

https://www.aao.org/eyecare-america

Low Vision

https://www.aao.org/eyecare-america

Social Service Agency Must Apply

https://new-eyes.org/application

OneSight (GMRC Can Help Verify Need)

https://onesight.org/faqs

VITAL RECORDS - WI

https://rod.countyofdane.com/vital/records.aspx

WOMEN’S RESOURCES 

Single Women Shelter

https://www.danecountyhomeless.org/singlewomen

Well Woman Program https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/breast-cervical-cancer-screening/wisconsin-well-woman-program

Sexual Health

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/sexual-health

Pregnancy Clinics

https://freepregnancyclinics.com/wisconsin-pregnancy-clinics/

Resources For Pregnant Woman https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/medical/resources-for-pregnant-women/

The Foundation For Black Women’s Wellness

http://ffbww.org/

The Progress Center For Black Women

https://www.centerforblackwomen.org/

Single Mom Coalition

https://singlemomcoalition.com

Today Not Tomorrow Family Resource Center

https://m.facebook.com/TNTFamilyResourceCenter/

Urban Triage

https://m.facebook.com/Urban-Triage-113788009985707/

Well Badger Resource Center

https://www.wellbadger.org/s/?language=en_US

Public Health - Community Resources

https://www.publichealthmdc.com/health-services/women-infants-children-wic-program/community-resources

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