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Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) Emergency Services Program

Click the button below to see if you meet the income requirements and qualify! If your household is at or below 125% Federal Poverty Level, you may qualify. Call 715-532-4222 for more information.

Have you gotten behind on your bills? Are you at risk of housing insecurity, food insecurity, eviction, etc.? ICAA’s CSBG Emergency Services program can assist qualifying individuals in Burnett, Clark, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, and Washburn counties with bills that are past due. This includes mortgage payments, rent, security deposits, utilities, cell phones/phone cards, auto repairs, and more.

If you are interested in receiving assistance, please complete follow the below steps and email your information to

PLEASE NOTE: You may only receive assistance for up to 3 months starting from the date of your application within a 12-month period. In addition, should you reach the maximum limit of financial assistance prior to the 3 month timeframe, you will have to wait for further assistance for exactly one year from the date of your application.

Finally, funds are provided based on eligibility and type of need. Assistance is awarded to those that provide all documentation needed on a first come first serve basis.

To apply for CSBG services you will need the following. (All Fillable Forms are listed below) 

Applications and Forms (Click links below to complete the fillable forms):

For alternate help with rental assistance, visit:

Information on Weatherization:

CSBG does not offer weatherization assistance. If you are in need of weatherization services and you are in the following counties: Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, Wood, Marathon, and Lincoln counties, please click this link to contact NCCAP:

Available Weatherization Services through NCCAP

Services and items available through the weatherization program are:

Available Limited Weatherization Services:

Available Emergency Furnace Repair and Replacement Services:

A Few of our Program Partners!