Community Resources

Adventist Community Services (ACS), Clear Lake, WI

Sponsored by the Clear Lake Seventh-day Adventist Church, ACS aids survivors of disasters and offers other assistance on a limited basis. 

Phone contacts  Georgia 651-270-2397 or Pastor John 715-645-2230.


Lifeline Food Pantry, Clear Lake, WI.

In the Clear Lake Community Center (old High School Building)

 560 5th St, Clear Lake, WI 54005

Phone: 715-263-3846   

Hours: 1:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. each Wed and Thurs


Northwoods Homeless Shelters

Case management and other services assist residents in emergency and transitional housing units in Polk County, WI. 

People in need of emergency shelter can call:

715-268-5730 or 715-554-0137.

To learn more about Northwoods programs and services click to visit the web site.


Polk County Human Services, Balsam Lake, WI

Services  available include behavioral health, child support, public health, aging and disability resources, and more. Check the web site for the location and type of services needed.


Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed on Holidays


Polk County Children and Families Department

100 Polk County Plaza

Ste 50

Balsam Lake WI 54810

Phone: 715-485-8400


Ruby's Pantry 

Provides monthly food distribution for a minimal fee ($20.00/share) at many sites throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota.  To learn about Ruby's Pop-Up Pantry's click here.  A partial list of locations is given below. For a complete listing of sites and schedules click here

Amery, WI - Hosted by Congregational Church, 201 N Harriman Ave, Amery, WI. 2nd Saturday of the month.  Doors open at 7:30 AM and distribution starts at 9:00 AM and ends approximately at 10:30 AM

Cameron, WI - Hosted by Living Water Church, 411 North 1st Street (On Hwy SS, across from Village Hall) Cameron, W. 3rd Saturday of the month. Doors open at 7:30 AM and distribution starts at 9:00 AM and ends approximately at 10:30 AM

Cumberland, WI - Hosted by Northern Lakes Community Church Elementary School, 530 2nd Ave, Cumberland, WI. 1st Saturday of the month. Doors open at 8:00 AM and distribution starts at 9:00 AM and ends approximately at 10:30 AM

Luck, WI - Hosted by Bone Lake Lutheran Church Home and Away Ministries Center, 210 E Park Ave, Luck, WI. 3rd Tuesday of the month. Doors open at 11:30 AM and distribution starts at 12:00 PM and ends approximately at 1:30 PM

New Richmond, WI - Hosted by First Lutheran Church New Richmond National Guard Armory, 1245 Wall St, New Richmond, WI. 3rd Thursday of the month. Doors open at 4:30 PM and distribution starts at 5:00 PM and ends approximately at 6:30 PM


Ruby's Well Care, Luck, WI

Provides health care services for those with low resources, including those without health insurance and the under-insured. Learn more at the web site.

  • Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Clinic Hours: Every Tuesday 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Appointments Required
  • Dental: Call for Dates
  • Beauty: 2nd Tuesdays

210 E Park Ave 
Luck WI 54853


Salvation Army, Balsam Lake, WI

200 Polk County Plaza, Balsam Lake, WI 


Hours: open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Emergency and short term support provided through a variety of services for individuals and families in need.  Click to visit the web site.


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