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Newcap in the News
"Sauve Urges Supervisors To Relay Info On Newcap Aid" - ""Please get the information out to your constituents that this help is available to them," Supervisor Ted Sauve of Marinette urged his fellow supervisors at the Marinette County Board meeting on Tuesday, December 20, at the conclusion of his report on Newcap and the various types of assistance it offers to residents of the 10-county area it serves." Click on the news article title to read full article.
Newcap, Inc. Appoints New Vice President of Asset Development
Newcap, Inc. Appoints New Permanent Supportive Housing Case Manager in Brown County
Newcap, Inc. Appoints New Registered Nurse in Oconto, Wisconsin
Newcap, Inc. Appoints New Financial Coach/Budget Counselor
Newcap, Inc. Promotes Scott Nelson to Food Programs Manager
"AARP to offer help with taxes for seniors" - "The AARP Tax Aide Program is again offering free tax help for senior citizens and low income taxpayers. This year, the sessions will be held at the Stephenson Public Library, Marinette, for Wisconsin taxpayers, and the Emmanual Lutheran Chucrch, Menominee, for Michigan taxpayers."
"Cod Dish Gives Weeknights a Tropical Twist" - "Balancing healthy eating with a crazy weeknight schedule is tricky for everyone. We all have competing priorities that chip away at our days: kids, careers, school, home, family obligations all take time and energy. And next thing we know, it’s 6 p.m. and we haven’t given any though to dinner. What we do next is key."
"Freezin' 4 Reasons to be held March 31" - "Purpose of the annual event is to create awareness of homelessness in the area. The St. Joseph Conference’s Youth and Young Vincentians of Marinette and Peshtigo’s annual event, Freezin’ 4 Reasons, will be held a the NWTC North Coast Building, Main Street, March 31, from 2 p.m. to midnight."
"What tax records do I keep?" - "With tax filing season here, the Internal Revenue Service has information for taxpayers who wonder how long to keep tax returns and other documents."
Other Useful Sites
BadgerCarePlus - BadgerCare Plus is a program for children under 19 year of age and families in Wisconsin who need and want health insurance.
Division of Housing -The Division of Housing, within the Department of Administration, offers a broad range of financial and technical assistance to improve and expand housing, increase affordable housing opportunities, and provide services to people without housing.
HUD in Wisconsin - HUD's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development, and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination.
Job Center of Wisconsin - Offers job seekers various tools, such as career planning, resume writing, and training/education. Site also includes a job search tool.
Rural Housing - Assist low-income families to obtain adequate, safe, and sanitary housing and acquire appropriate water and wastewater services.
Job Hero- Job Hero offers great career-related information, including sample resume content for thousands of job titles.
U.S. Dept of Labor Job Corps - Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible young people at least 16 years of age that qualify as low income.
WHEDA - WHEDA works closely with lenders, developers, local government, nonprofits, community groups, and others to implement its low-cost financing programs. They provide low-cost, fixed interest rate mortgages to low- and moderate-income individuals and families to purchase their first home.
Wisconsin Client Assistance Program - Vocational rehabilitation services for consumers.