Student Portal : Community Resources
As the College that cares about your success, both in and out of the classroom, we have gathered these community and campus community resources that are available to you.
If you need assistance, please reach out. We have additional resources that vary by community and most of all, we are here for you.
Looking for Childcare?
Good Start Grants
Provides daycare financial assistance for income eligible families.
Marathon County Department of Social Services
Childcare assistance for income eligible working families.
Experiencing Issues At Home?
Women’s Community Safe Shelter
Shelter and support for victims of domestic abuse and their children.
Looking For Employment?
Marathon County Job Center
Assists job seekers with finding employment and provides strategic resources in obtaining jobs within Marathon County.
Handshake is a statewide employment resource for students and alumni who attend or have attended a WI technical college. The site allows students and alumni to search for employment and internship opportunities, connect with employers, complete job applications, and view upcoming campus events. The Handshake site provides several benefits for its stakeholders.
Move to Manufacturing
As the manufacturing industry continues to grow, local businesses are teaming up to offer this free training opportunity designed to quickly grow the workforce. Get the skills and knowledge that you need for employment in manufacturing with the support you need to be successful, all without having to quit your current job.
Affordable near campus housing available to all NTC students. Different floorplan options with the option to apply financial aid.
The Salvation Army + Warming Centers
The Salvation Army provides community resources such as Job Training, After School Programs, Homeless Shelters, Food Pantries, etc. to those in need.
Affordable Housing in Wausau Area
Looking For Health Insurance?
Provides public health care coverage for eligible Wisconsin residents.
Health Insurance Marketplace
Provides information about health insurance options for individuals and families, as well as small businesses. Insurance plans available at a reduced cost for those who are income- eligible.
Experiencing Food Insecurity?
Offers a share of food (2 big laundry baskets full) for a $20 donation on the 1st Tuesday of the month, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., at New Hope Community Church.
The Neighbors’ Place Food Pantry
Distributes donated and government commodity foods in Wausau 5 days a week: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Wednesday 1:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Provides a debit card for eligible applicants to use in most grocery stores. Screening and application available:
Zion Lutheran Church
301 N. 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
205 S 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
Clark County Dept. of Social Serv.
Clark County WIC
Community Alliance Withee
Loyal Community Food Pantry
228 N Main, Loyal
Clark County Area Food Pantry & Resource Center
1031 E. Division, Suite # 4 Neillsville
Granton Community Food Pantry
Colby United Food Pantry
Greenwood Food Pantry
302 Main St Greenwood
King’s Food Pantry
208 S. LaSalle Spencer
Fruit of the Vine Food Pantry
W11581 Cty Hwy X Stanley
NTC Timberwolf Table Food Bags
Looking For Low/No Cost Medical Services?
Northcentral Technical College Dental Clinic
Northcentral Technical College’s (NTC) Dental Clinic offers affordable dental services to the community. Services are provided by Dental Hygiene students, under the supervision of instructors, and focus on preventative dental care to keep teeth healthy.
Access to health and dental care on a sliding fee scale. Offers students and their families quality medical care.
HealthFirst (Formerly Family Planning)
Provides high quality affordable and accessible reproductive and nutritional services to women and their families on a sliding fee scale.
Hope Life Center
Provides pregnancy testing, options counseling, testing and treatment for STDs (women only), abortion recovery support, pregnancy and early parenting education and adoption information. All services are free of charge.
Located in Medford, Abiding Care provides free pregnancy testing, options counseling, limited O.B. ultrasound services, educational resources and necessary referrals.
Experiencing Mental Health Issues?
Mental Health Services
Students have access to free, on- demand mental health services that are accessible 24/7/365. These services are made possible through a partnership with The Virtual Care Group and include teletherapy services, as well as life coaching and on-demand crisis counseling. Students can activate their account using the following link or customer service number.
National Suicide Prevention Lifelife
Provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crises resources for you or your loved ones.
Provides 12-step Alcoholics Anonymous meetings.
Narcotics Anonymous – North Central Wisconsin Area
Offers recovery from the effects of drug addiction through working a 12-step program.
Outpatient Substances Abuse & Addiction Services
Provides outpatient treatment for substance abuse and addictions, through North Central Health Care
In Need Of Transportation?
Metro Ride Bus Service
Public bus service in Wausau.
Wheels to Work
Helping families and individuals with unreliable transportation to and from work or school. Qualified participants may receive a donated vehicle or 0% interest vehicle repair loan.
Aging and Disability Resource Center
This is a great resource for people that are applying for Medicare/Medicaid/SSI/SSDI and they help with determining whether a person is eligible for long-term support services and other resources that people need.
Health And Human Services Needs
Clark County UW Extension
United Way 211
Community Services of Clark County
Northcentral Community Action Program
Clark County Dept of Social Services
Badgerlink Wisconsin’s Online Library
Job Center of Wisconsin
Marshfield Area United Way
Workforce Resource (Job Training) Nvl
2220 N Central Ave, Marshfield
Hospital Auxiliary/Thrift Store Neillsville
317 W 6th St, Neillsville
St. Vincent DePaul-Marshfield
Mix & Match Consignment Colby
120 Dehne Dr, Colby
Marriage & Family Health Services
Wise Mind Mental Health Clinic, LLC
Patricia Faber, MSW and Tracy L Olson, MSW
Courage To Change Recovery
106 Galvin Rd, Abbotsford
Clark County Taxi
Dept of Social Services
Neillsville Taxi Cab
Marshfield Public Transport
Langlade/Shawano County Resources
Northcentral Health Care, Veteran’s Department, Economic Support
Forward Services (W2, FSET, etc.)
Aspirus Langlade Hospital/Clinic
Aspirus Wittenberg Clinic
Aspirus Birnamwood Clinic
375 Main Street
Birnamwood, WI 54409
Marshfield Wittenberg Clinic
201 Liberty Drive
Wittenberg, WI 54499
NEWCAP-serving Langlade & Shawano Counties
1201 Main Street
Oconto, WI 54153
Services and alternatives for victims and survivors of abuse.
Shawano County Income Maintenance
W7327 Anderson Avenue
Shawano, WI 54166