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Tax Assistance Program

click on the link below and get your taxes done for FREE!
$62,000 income limit

Commodity Supplemental Food Program


The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) works to improve the health of low-income elderly persons at least 60 years of age by supplementing their diets with nutritious USDA Foods.

CSFP participants must meet the poverty guidelines for the program which are $1307 for one person per month and $1760 for two people per month.

Food packages include a variety of foods  such as nonfat dry and ultra high-temperature fluid milk, juice, farina, oats, ready to eat cereal, pasta, peanut butter, fry beans, canned meat, poultry or fish and canned fruits and vegetables.

Sign up at the Senior Center between 8 am-4:30 pm Monday—Friday
r call 715-394-3644 for more information


A program just for you!

The Northwest WI Community Services Agency Douglas County WIC Program is working to make the agency more Father Friendly. 
We've conducted father-opinion surveys and completed a Father Friendly Environment check -up. 
We want to involve Dads and Moms in the decision making regarding what foods and activities to provide for the family.

Check out the New Dad Manual




We can help with: 
books/misc fees
childcare expenses

To be eligible you must:
Be a resident of Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield, Price or or Iron Counties
Work a minimum of 20 hours a week
Household income at or below 150% of the 
federal poverty level

Give us a call and see what we can do for YOU!!!



Looking for a day volunteer for men's shelter
10 am-6 pm

Contact 715-392-5127 for the volunteer application.

Are you caring for someone with Alzheimer's?
Is a family member experiencing Dementia?

Memory Lane

a program of Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency, Inc. provides day respite for those caring for someone experiencing Alzheimer's of others forms of Dementia.

In Superior, WI call 715-394-2587
In Ashland, WI call 715-292-6400



Building Communities

MISSION STATEMENT:  "To improve the quality of life by providing resources and services within our communities". 

NWCSA as a community-based organization is dedicated to the betterment of life of the low-income residents in its SDA. Wide arrays of programs are offered by way of assistance to alleviate the needs of the disadvantaged. The programs administered by NWCSA include Energy Assistance, Homeless Programs & Services, Food Pantries, TEFAP, WIC, Judicare, RSVP, Free Store, Emergency Assistance, Rental Rehab and others.

The ongoing mission is to identify, demonstrate, support, strengthen and enrich the quality of life for low income individuals and their communities and to enable low income individuals of all ages to attain the skills, knowledge and motivation that are needed to become self-sufficient.

As a non-profit organization, dedicated to serve the low income of Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield, Iron and Price Counties of Northwestern Wisconsin, we are continually striving to improve all programs to meet the needs of the low income. 

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.  (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter tu by mail to:

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of Adjudication
1400 Independence Avenue S.W.
Washington D.C. 20250-9410

by fax:  (202)690-7442

or email:

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


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