City of Wausau Residents

Please pre-register to reserve a filter pitcher for your household. Pre-registration can be done on the
city's website under the PFAS Information link, at or by calling (715) 261-6804
and leaving your name, address, phone number, email address and any other pertinent details.
We will contact you with instructions when your pitcher is ready for pick up.

Bottled water may be obtained from:

- The Hmong American Center
- Catholic Charities
- The Women's Community
- The Neighbor's Place

St. Vincent De Paul

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

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.
 Jireh Food Pantry | Facebook

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

Community Warming Center

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.

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.