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UW Extension Free Rent Smart Classes

UW Extension Free Rent Smart Classes

"Rent Smart" Taught by UW Extension Educators Helping to make renting a great experience for you! Rent Smart focuses on the knowledge and skills essential for a successful renting experience.  It challenges participants to know and understand their rights and...

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WERA – Rent Assistance Program

WERA – Rent Assistance Program

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS REGARDING THE NEW "WISCONSIN EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE" PROGRAM  — WERA — Lakeshore Community Action Program (Lakeshore CAP), an agency of WISCAP,* recently received another round of Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance (WERA) funds. You may...

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Lakeshore CAP and The Crossing Partner

Lakeshore CAP and The Crossing Partner

Thanks to a grant from the WI Department of Children and Families and Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board, Lakeshore Community Action Program is able to partner with The Crossing of Manitowoc County to provide support items to families. If you are in need of baby...

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UW Extension Manitowoc Health Classes

UW Extension Manitowoc Health Classes

UW EXTENSION MANITOWOC HEALTH AND WELL-BEING CLASSES Menu of Programs: *Please note, due to COVID-19 Safer at Home recommendations, all programs are being taught via zoom until further notice.  Highlights of Taking Care of You (TCOY) course The “Highlights of Taking...

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QPR Training for Non-Profits

QPR Training for Non-Profits

WHAT IS QPR? SUICIDE INTERVENTION TRAINING The QPR (Question, Persuade, Review) mission is to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training. The signs of crisis are all around us. QPR (believes that...

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WIRCO Sheboygan/AODA Resources

WIRCO Sheboygan/AODA Resources

WIRCO AND THE BRIDGE GO VIRTUAL! As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, WIRCO and The Bridge Recovery Community Center now offers virtual options for all of our meetings and programs.  Staying connected is vital in recovery and we are here for you!  Please check our...

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United Way 2020 Free Tax Filing

United Way 2020 Free Tax Filing

UNITED WAY 2020 "MY FREE TAXES" SERVICE United Way Manitowoc County has launched this tax season’s MyFreeTaxes service. We’re once again providing free online tax filing software to help taxpayers easily and accurately file both their federal and state tax returns...

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Manitowoc County Virtual Parent Cafes

Manitowoc County Virtual Parent Cafes

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR UPCOMING VIRTUAL PARENT CAFÉS! Your Home Via Zoom / 5:30-7:30 PM March 9th — Work/School Balance April 6th — Family Mental Health May 4th — Parental Techniques With an opportunity to "Eat With Us" and Prizes!   Registration: Contact Terri...

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Door Co Cradle to Career Receives Funding

Door Co Cradle to Career Receives Funding

100+ Women Who Care aids Lakeshore Community Action Program Cradle to Career! Posted Sunday afternoon by Terry Kovarik  Courtesy of: Door County Daily News - Cradle to Career "A program that helps single mothers in Door County with career training is getting a big...

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Birth to 3 Program Services

Birth to 3 Program Services

WISCONSIN DHS BIRTH TO 3 PROGRAM — IN ENGLISH, SPANISH AND HMONG While families across Wisconsin face uncertainties during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, young children with delays or disabilities are still in need of support. The Wisconsin Department of Health...

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Manitowoc Drive Thru Food Pantry

Manitowoc Drive Thru Food Pantry

Mobile Free Food Distribution Dates: Monday, February 1st and 8th 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Grow it Forward: 1501 Marshall St, Manitowoc PLEASE NOTE Stay in your car. One box per household unless you are picking up for someone else. Grow it Forward is a non-profit...

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Coffee with CASA-Manitowoc

Coffee with CASA-Manitowoc

COFFEE WITH CASA January 8th, 8:00 - 8:45 AM Let's talk CASA! Join us virtually via zoom to learn more about volunteering as a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Our vulnerable youth in Manitowoc County need you to provide a voice! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81531100859...

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Crisis Respite Providers Needed!

Crisis Respite Providers Needed!

CRISIS RESPITE PROVIDERS NEEDED Interested persons should send a cover letter and resume to: Manitowoc County Human Services Department Attn: Karen Zahn, Foster Care Coordinator 926 S 8th Street, PO Box 1177 Manitowoc, WI  54221-1177 Or email:...

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Manitowoc Salvation Army Food Pantry

Manitowoc Salvation Army Food Pantry

The Salvation Army Food Pantry The pantry in Manitowoc is continuing to operate by appointment. We ask that clients call the OFFICE 920-684-7117 after 9 AM to schedule a same day, possibly next day, appointment. The pantry is typically open 1-4:30 PM Monday and 9-12...

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United Way Manitowoc 211 Tools!

United Way Manitowoc 211 Tools!

United Way Manitowoc County 211 Tools United Way Manitowoc County is excited to announce the launch of new online 211 tools to help Wisconsinites get connected to mental health and substance use services and information. You may always call 211 for help! Click on...

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Homeless? Let Us Help!

Homeless? Let Us Help!

NO WRONG DOOR During the week before Thanksgiving, known as Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week, you might notice signs around your community connected to the hashtags on this post. These signs were distributed by Lakeshore CAP regarding our Supportive Housing...

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Sin Hogar? Permitanos Ayudar!

Sin Hogar? Permitanos Ayudar!

Ninguna Puerta es Incorrectaå Durante la semana antes del día de Acción de Gracias, es conocida como la semana para despertar conciencia sobre el Hambre y la Indigencia, usted podrá notar algunos posters en la comunidad conectados a estos hashtags en este post. Estos...

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Let Us Fill Your Available Apartments!

Let Us Fill Your Available Apartments!

ATTENTION LANDLORDS: DO YOU OWN RENTAL HOUSING? Lakeshore CAP has funding available to prevent homelessness or to house those who recently experienced homelessness. Eligible housing must be in our service area — the counties of Manitowoc, Sheboygan, Door and Kewaunee....

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Door Co Affordable Housing Initiative

Lakeshore CAP Joins Door County Affordable Workforce Housing Initiative Across this country affordable housing is an issue for many. Lakeshore CAP is honored to be part of a group working towards solutions in Door County. Colleen Homb*, Executive Director at Lakeshore...

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MCM Free Christmas Dinner

MCM Free Christmas Dinner

MCM Free Community Christmas Dinner (Volunteers Needed!) Manitowoc Cooperative Ministry (MCM) is a unique ministry of Peace United Church of Christ and First Presbyterian Church. We believe that even amid a Pandemic, people still deserve a special Christmas. So our...

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Fair Housing Training

Fair Housing Training

If you are a tenant or landlord in Wisconsin . . . . . . join us for a FREE virtual presentation on Fair Housing on November 24, 2020 Register Here! Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Megan Wanke has worked in various roles for the Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council...

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2020 US CENSUS CLOSED

2020 US CENSUS CLOSED

— CENSUS IS CLOSED — Thank you if you filled out the very important form or called to report the people living in your household! US Census The 2020 Census asks a few simple questions about you and everyone who was living with you on April 1, 2020. The 2020 Census is...

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WI Elections! Voter & Agency Information

WI Elections! Voter & Agency Information

Wisconsin Elections Commission (WEC) WI Agency & Voter Information It is critical that people experiencing homeless and housing instability are registered to vote! The WEC has provided a variety of resources to educate voters about elections in Wisconsin. Below...

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Temporary Eviction Moratorium

Temporary Eviction Moratorium

TEMPORARY CDC EVICTION MORATORIUM If you are a landlord or tenant, this is important information regarding the eviction moratorium. Follow these links for information in English and Spanish: ENGLISH SPANISH The Center for Disease Control and Prevention released an...

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Having Trouble with Mortgage Payments?

Having Trouble with Mortgage Payments?

MORTGAGE PAYMENT HELP FOR HOMEOWNERS Many homeowners suffering financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic may have difficulty making their mortgage payments. Most homeowners are eligible for help from their mortgage companies, but they have to ask for such help....

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Sheboygan Zoom Parent Cafe

Sheboygan Zoom Parent Cafe

SHEBOYGAN ZOOM PARENT CAFÉS Come together virtually to talk, listen and support other parents who have similar successes and challenges.  Sign up NOW for the upcoming Fall 2020 Sheboygan Parent Cafes. Your home via Zoom 6:00-7:30 PM. The first 10 people who register...

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Lakeshore CAP & Door Co Food Pantries

Lakeshore CAP & Door Co Food Pantries

If you are in need of food please visit www.feeddoorcounty.org or call 2-1-1 or visit any one of the local pantries on the list provided by United Way of Door County. LAKESHORE CAP DOOR COUNTRY FOOD PANTRY INSTRUCTIONS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC We are open 11 AM – 4 PM...

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