If you need assistance paying for your heating bill this winter, help is available through your county energy assistance program. Don't miss the chance to receive financial help on your heating costs.

If you feel you qualify for energy assistance, call the county agency where you live. Applications are being taken October 1-May 15. Additional crisis services are available all year.

List of counties and numbers for energy assistance

Clark County

Clark County Department of Social Services
            517 Court St. Room 502
            Neillsville, WI 54456
            715-743-5233 or 866-743-5233

Clark County Aging Department (over age 60)
517 Court St. Room 201
Neillsville, WI 54456
715-743-5144

Chippewa County

Chippewa County Department of Human Services/Economic Support
711 N. Bridge St., Room 119
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
715-726-7862

Marathon County

            Energy Services, Inc.
            308 Grand Have, Ste 101
            Wausau, WI 54403
            715-842-3111

Taylor County

Taylor County Human Services Department
540 East College Street
Medford, WI 54451
715-748-6123

Wood County

            Wood County Department of Social Services

                        Wisconsin Rapids Office
                        400 Market St.
                        PO Box 8095
                        Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
                        715-421-8600

                        Marshfield Office
                        630 South Central Ave, Ste 404
                        Marshfield, WI 54449
                        715-387-6374
Jackson County

Jackson County Department of Health & Human Services
420 STH 54 W.
Black River Falls, WI 54615
715-284-4301

Estimated Guidelines 2014 - 2015 WHEAP Heating Season

Persons in Family

Monthly Income

Three Month Income

Annual Income

1

$2,058.00

$6,173.00

$24,692.00

2

$2,691.00

$8,073.00

$32,290.00

3

$3,324.00

$9,972.00

$39,887.00

4

$3,957.00

$11,871.00

$47,485.00

5

$4,590.00

$13,771.00

$55,083.00

6

$5,223.00

$15,670.00

$62,680.00

7

$5,342.00

$16,026.00

$64,105.00

8

$5,461.00

$16,382.00

$65,529.00