St. Vincent De Paul

Our thrift store offers a wide variety of clothing, furniture, household goods,
and so much more. svdpwausau.or

United Way Community Closet

The closet is open to anyone to shop, free of charge. Stocked with almost everything shoppers would need from socks, shoes, jackets, scrubs, maternity clothes and much more. Located at 705 S. 24th Ave, Suite 440, Wausau, The shopping hours are: Monday and Tuesdays: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Thursdays: 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. The donation hours are: Wednesday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Fridays: 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Kuschel & Kuschel

servicing seniors and the handicapped, removal and recycling services
contact David if in need of household items: 715-323-5762


USDA's Summer Meal Program

helps provide any child under 18 with a full plate of food. Many locations, times and days vary.

Bridge Street Mission

Our 115 W Bridge St in Wausau is open as a warm location for fellowship from
10am-3pm Mondays to Fridays with in person sit down lunches from
12-1pm. To go meals are also available.

The Neighbors' Place Food Pantry

Distributes donated and government commodity foods in Wausau 4 days a week: Monday,
Tuesday & Thursday 10:30am-1:30pm, Wednesday 1:30-4:30pm.

The Salvation Army

Free Hot Lunches available for everyone on a walkin basis Monday-Saturday 11:30am-12:30pm
(except holidays). Bread and Produce Distribution occurs each Monday through Friday
at 10:30am. Food Pantry is open Monday through Friday 10:30-11:30am and 12:30-2:30pm.

Community Action Partnership

Distributes both fresh and non-perishable food every other Friday 2-4pm at Ministry of
Christ Community Church.

Community Center of Hope Food Pantry

Community food pantry for southern Marathon County residents in need.
Distributes Tuesdays 2:30-4:30pm and Thursdays 9-11am.

Community United Pantry

Food pantry for Colby, Curtiss, Abbotsford and Dorchester residents in an emergency,
Tuesday 9-11am at Zion Lutheran Church. (715) 223-2166

Covenant Food Pantry

Provides emergency food for area families in need. Distributes the 2nd and 4th Wednesday
of the month from 3-5pm, at the Covenant Community Presbyterian Church at 1806 Weston
Ave. in Schofield.

Edgar Circle of Joy Food Pantry

Offers emergency food for residents in Edgar and Marathon City areas, the 1st Wednesday
of the month 9-11am and 3rd Wednesday from 2-4pm, at Edgar Village Hall. (715) 352-2532 or (715) 443-6168

First Presbyterian Church Food Pantry

Church volunteers distribute food on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 1-2pm.

Jireh Food Pantry

Located in Weston, WI.  We deliver perishable and non-perishable food, by appointment only. 715-370-3663.
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Meals on Wheels

Church volunteers distribute food on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 1-2pm.

Mosinee Circle of Joy

Food assistance provided to Mosinee area residents in need, by appointment only.
(715) 693-2811 or (715) 693-1591

Ruby's Pantry

Offers a generous share of surplus food for a $25 donation one day a month.
Locations in Wausau, Medford, Marshfield, Wisconsin Rapids and Rhinelander.

Saint Agnes Food Pantry

Community food pantry for area residents who are in emergency need of food,
1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month 3-5pm.

Saint Florian's Food Pantry

Food pantry for anyone in emergency need of food in Hatley,
3rd Tuesday and the following Saturday of the month 9am-Noon.

Saint Paul's Food Distribution

Food distribution for people in need, while supplies last, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ
in Wausau on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month 9am-Noon.

Wesley Church Food Pantry

Food pantry available by pre-arrangement; please call church office and speak
with a staff member, or leave a message.

Community Partners Campus in Wausau 
provides a single location for the provision of a wide range of human services or (715) 907-1819

Shirley's House of Hope

To Rebuild, Renew and Restore lives of women and children hurting from domestic violence along with alcohol and drug addictions in Marshfield.

The Hagar House

Freeing single mothers from cycles of crisis through Christ-centered community in Wausau.

Northwoods Living Hope

Emergency Housing and Help for women in Phillips. Visit their Facebook page

Good Shepherd Shelter

Overnight shelter during the winter months (November-April) for adults age 18
and older who do not have a warm place to stay.

Bridge Street Mission Sober Living Center

located at 1140 W. Bridge St; short term and extended stay for men.

Crisis Stabilization

North Central Health Care offers a short term, non-medical crisis stabilization
program that provides counseling, therapy, and rehabilitation. A youth crisis
program is available for adolescents.

Salvation Army Transitional Living Center

Community Shelter and support for local homeless population. Offers case
management, employment assistance, and computer training.

Women's Community Safe Shelter

Shelter for victims of domestic abuse, human trafficking, or sexual assault
and their children at The Women's Community. Support groups, advocacy, and other specialized
services are provided.

Emergency Assistance Program

Needy families with a child that have a current emergency of homelessness, impending
homelessness, energy crisis, fire, flood or natural disaster, may apply to receive Emergency
Assistance to help keep their home. Call (800) 771-8420 to make an appointment.

Advocate Psychotherapy Services

Steve Johnson, contact him at 1-800-681-2374 or visit for more information.

Center for Human Development

To get into touch, call (715) 842-0944 or visit for more information.

Child and Family Counseling

Previously Children's Service Society. To get into touch, call (715) 848-1457
or visit for more information.

North Central Health Care Outpatient Mental Health

To get into touch, call (715) 848-4356 or visit for more information.

Veteran's Outreach

To get into touch, call (800) 872-8662 (For referral to Wausau V. A. Clinic.)

Wausau Vet Center

To get into touch, call (715) 842-1724 or visit for more information.

Celebrate Recovery
A safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our life.

Bridge Street Mission (4.1 mi)

115 W Bridge Street, Wausau, WI 54401
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: Darrell Gieschen
Meeting Time: Thursday 6:00 PM

Thrive Church (5.1 mi)

400 Grand Ave, Wausau, WI 54401
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: Chuck Oelig
Meeting Time: Monday 5:30 PM


East Gate Alliance Church (29.9 mi)

2203 E. Becker Road, Marshfield, WI 54449
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: Dan Kolins
Meeting Time: Wednesday 6:30 PM

Highland Church (35.4 mi)

700 Hoover Ave, Plover, WI 54467
715-341-4640 or 715-340-5544
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: Brian Chojnacki
Meeting Time: Thursday 7:00 PM


Grace Foursquare Church (50.9 mi)

4360 Hwy 17 N, Rhinelander, WI 54501
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: David and Molly Ditzler
Meeting Time: Friday @ 7:00 PM


First Baptist (48.3 mi)

757 Cherry St., Prentice, WI 54556
Category: Group Celebrate Recovery
Contact: Kelly Erickson
Meeting Time: Tuesday 6:30 PM


Three Bridges Recovery

Located in Wisconsin Rapids. Visit for more information.

Destiny Point Women's Restoration Home
in Milladore, WI helps women that are struggling with addictions, PTSD, abuse, childhood wounds, unplanned pregnancy, rejection and low self-esteem. Our free 1 year residential program helps by not focusing on the problem, but by helping to heal from the inside-out. Visit for more information. 


To learn more about resources available to you, call United Way's 211 any time, day or night.
Dial 211 or (715) 848-2255 or toll-free (800) 922-5590. Email or visit for more information.

WATEA - Wisconsin Automotive & Truck Education Association
with Wheels to Work

Donate a vehicle to the program and receive a tax advantage. Students at a local school gain experience working and servicing the vehicle which is then donated to a deserving individual or family for employment. Call 715-581-9283 or