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Health and Nutrition Resources

 
Health Care  

Access           
Access to Eligibility Support Services for Health and Nutrition. 
http://www.access.wi.gov
           

 
Bad River Health Clinic and Dental
PNCC, lead screening, nutrition program, crisis services, helpline.
53585 Nokomis Road
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7133 or 715-682-7137   


Bad River Medical Benefits Office
Provides outreach to people regarding health benefits.
715-682-7111 ext. 1655
P.O. Box 39
Odanah, WI 54861 

 
Bad River Pharmacy
P.O. Box 250
Odanah, WI 54861
715-682-8518 
  

 
Bad River Vision Clinic
715-682-7111
P.O. Box 39
Odanah, WI 54861
 
  

Bayfield County Public Health

Prenatal Care Coordination, lead screening, nutrition program,  WIC program, targeted case management, Wisconsin well women’s program, and immunizations. Well water testing.
117 East 5th Street
Washburn, WI  54891
715-373-6109
Helpline:  866-317-9362  
   
     
 

Chequamegon Clinic St. Luke's       
Family Medicine          
415 Ellis Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806     
715-685-6600
888-860-2322
http://www.slhduluth.com 


Duluth Clinic 
Family Medicine          
1615 Maple Lane        
Ashland, WI 54806     
715-685-7500

 

Health Care Clinic    
313 3rd Street West
Ashland, WI 54806     
715-682-9596
http://www.hcclinic.org/



Kreuser Clinic
General practice.
Dr. Stephen Kreuser
320 Superior Avenue
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-0128 



Mainstreet Clinic
Family Medicine
1001 Main Street West
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-5601

 
Maternal and Child Health
Hotline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1-800-722-2295
http://www.mch-hotlines.org 



Memorial Medical Center
24- Hour emergency Care, Walk -In Clinic
1615 Maple Lane
Ashland, WI 54806
715-685-5500
http://www.ashlandmmc.com



Nurse on Line
St. Mary’s Duluth Clinic (SMDC)
800-714-4646Available 24 hour/day, 7 days a week. Callers do not have to be SMDC patients but if they call when their primary physician is open, patient will need to call him/her instead.



 
Red Cliff Community Health Center
Family practice and pediatric services. Accepts MA/Badger Care. Also serves non-tribal members.
88455 Pike Rd, Hwy. 13
Bayfield, WI 54814     
715-779-3707


 
The Lakes Community Health Center - Ashland         
719 East Main Street
Ashland, WI 54806     
715-682-2200
http://thelakeschc.org/ 


The Lakes Community Health Center – Iron River           
7665 US Hwy 2
Iron River, WI 54847
715-372-5001            
http://thelakeschc.org/ 
  


Wisconsin First Step 
Help for children with special health care needs
1-800-642-7837

 

 

 

 

Support Services 

Aging and Disability Resource Center ADRC
The staff of the Aging and Disability Resource Center works with elderly and disabled individuals providing information, assistance and access to services that are available in the community.  Also serving Bayfield, Iron, Price, and Sawyer counties.
630 Sanborn Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Toll Free 1-866-663-3607



American Indian State Wide Crisis Line
1-800-236-7660

 

 

 

Ashland Area Council on Alcoholism and other Drug Abuse Inc.
OWI and chemical dependency assessments, outpatient counseling, prevention, intervention, and an Alcohol Awareness Program.
502 West Main Street Suite 305
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-5207



 
Ashland-Bayfield Counties Crisis Intervention Services
1-866-317-9362

 

Ashland County Health and Human Services Department
Economic support services including energy assistance: long-term support for the aged and those with cognitive and physical disabilities, alcohol/drug and mental health services: child protective, juvenile justice, and foster care services: day care certification. Birth to 3 evaluation and therapy for children 0-3 with special needs, including speech.
630 Sanborn Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7004



Bad River Department of Social Services
Domestic Violence and Child Advocate Provides crisis intervention, legal advocacy, restraining order assistance, Judicare referral support, support groups, emergency shelter, transportation and other services. The Child Advocate provides assistance for a child that is living in an abusive environment. This could include referrals and services that will aid the child.
72772 Elm Street
P.O. Box 55
Odanah, WI 54861
715-682-7127


 
Bad River Domestic Abuse Program
The Bad River Domestic Abuse Program, is committed to assisting the families of the Bad River Tribe to heal from intergenerational violence and abuse against women, children, and elders.
Bad River Community Center
715-682-8379  


 
Bayfield County Department of Human Services
Economic support services including Food Share, W-2, Medical Assistance, energy assistance: long-term support for the aged and those with cognitive and physical disabilities, alcohol/drug and mental health services: child protective, juvenile justice, and foster care services: day care certification. Birth to 3 evaluation and therapy for children 0-3 with special needs, including speech.
117 East 5th Street
P.O. Box 100
Washburn, WI 5489
715-373-6144

 

 

 

 

Bay Area Mental Health Center
Mental health care for adults, adolescents and children.
101 Thompson Road
Washburn, WI 54891
502 West Main Street Room 303
Ashland WI 54806
715-373-2233

 


 

Braski Karla M MSSW
Individual therapy for adolescents and adults as well as couples therapy.
310 Stuntz Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-2007

 

 

Center Against Sexual and Domestic Abuse CASDA
409 Bayfield Street
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-0870
800-649-2921Toll free crisis line

 

Community Support Program (CSP)
Life skill assistance and advocacy for people with Chronic mental illness.

Ashland County
614  Main Street West
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7171

Bayfield County
100 West Bayfield Street
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-5505  

 

 

 

Harbor North Counseling
Individual and family services. 
14 East Bayfield Street
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-0480

 

Impact Counseling Services, LLC
Mental Health Counselors, specializing in Group Therapy for Children and Adolescents. We also serve Families, Couples and Individuals.
301 Ellis Avenue
Ashland, WI‎ 54806
715- 682-3523
http://www.
icsclinics.org


 
Memorial Medical Center Behavioral Health Services
Adults, adolescents and families, inpatient and outpatient programs treatment, counseling and assessments.
1635 Maple Lane
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-5400
1-800-472-2800
  


New Day Shelter
24 hour emergency assistance to victims of family violence and sexual abuse, human services and legal advocacy, culturally sensitive Native American services, crime victim and compensation assistance. All services are free and confidential.
P.O. Box 88
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-9565
1-800-924-4132 Toll free crisis line
http://fp1.centurytel.net/newdayshelter/


 
New Horizons North
New Horizons North, Inc. is a private, non-profit corporation serving individuals with disabilities who live in Bayfield and Northern Ashland Counties.  The agency has two divisions: Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health, which provide the assistance, training, and support necessary to create opportunities for people with disabilities to live in their own homes and participate fully in community life, and to ensure successful community work opportunities.
514 Main Street West
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7171
http://www.newhorizonsnorth.com  

 

 

  
Northern Bridges
Connections and choices in long term care providing the best life possible for senior and adults with disabilities in northwest wisconsin for Ashland & Bayfield Counties
400 3rd Avenue West
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-1024
877-434-1025
http://www.northernbridges.com 
 
 
 
 
 
Northland Counseling Services
Individual and family counseling services. 

Ashland
1619 3rd Street West
Ashland, Wi 54806
715-682-2141

Washburn
21 West Omaha Street
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-0160
1-866-317-9362 Toll free crisis line

 

 

 


Red Cliff Community Health Center
Outpatient mental health assessment and counseling.
88455 Pike Road, Hwy. 13
Bayfield WI 54814
715-779-3707            


 
Red Cliff Domestic Violence Program Red Cliff Social Services
Legal advocacy, supportive advocacy, restraining order assistance, information, follow-up planning, referral, collaboration with other agencies, support groups for women and children, resources, emergency transportation.
8853 Pike Road, Hwy.13
P.O. Box 529
Bayfield, WI 54814
715-779-3769
715-779-5084 Crisis Line 


 
Red Cliff Social Services                      
Economic support services including Food Share, TANF, Medical Assistance
88385 Pike Road, Hwy.13
P.O. Box 529
Bayfield, WI 54814
715-779-3706   
                                
     


Red Cliff AODA Program
The Mishomis House is a component of the Red Cliff AODA Program. This 12-bed Community Based Residential Facility (CBRF) is State licensed and accepts patients into their 90-day program after an intensive screening process.
715-779-3742



Red Cliff Coordinated Services Team (CST)
This team assists families and children/adolescents who have multiple needs which may be related to mental health, alcohol, drug abuse, child protection, juvenile justice or special education. The families create the teams that will be most helpful to them. This personal tailoring allows for the families strengths to assist them in finding their own solutions in the least restrictive way possible.  
715-779-3700
  



 

Nutrition Resources 

 

 

Ashland County Aging Unit  
Meals on Wheels
Elderly Nutrition/Senior Dining Program
400 Chapple Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-4414

 

 

 

Bad River Department of Social Services
Elderly/Aging Nutrition and Resource Program Offers dine-in meals at the Elderly Center Monday through Friday and meals on wheels for the home bound.
Emergency Food Shelf   Provides a short term supply of food to individuals or families in need.
Food Distribution Program The food distribution program distributes USDA foods to eligible low- income households on or near the reservation.
Summer Feeding Program Offers healthy, nutritious meals throughout the summer months to children 18 years of age or younger.
72772 Elm Street
P.O. Box 55
Odanah, WI 54861
715-682-7127
715-682-7892 Commodity foods
  

 


Barnes Community Church Food Shelf
For families in Barnes, Cable, Drummond, Gordon, and Grand View.
3200 County Highway N
Barnes, WI 54839
Rita 715-795-2359 
Donna 715-795-3139

 

 

 

Bayfield Area Food Pantry
P.O. Box 729
Bayfield, WI 54814
715-779-7023



BRICK Ministries, Inc.
Food shelf
420 Ellis Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7425
http://www.thebrickministries.com   

 

 

 

Celebration Fellowship
Ashland First Saturday Food Distribution $25.00 a share.
310 Stuntz Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-5421 or 715-682-4568


 
Farmers Market accepts Quest card
Fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables.
Downtown Chapple Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Saturdays mid-June to mid-October
Contact the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce
715-682-2500



Red Cliff Food Distribution
This program distributes food to members of Indian households on or near the Red Cliff reservation as well as non-Indians living on the reservation based on income guidelines as specified.  
715-779-3740



Red Cliff Garden Project
Everyone is welcome to participate in this Project. This Project assists community members in many ways. All produce and fruit is organic products for a healthy lifestyle. Participants of Women, Infants & Children (WIC), Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (Senior FMNP), as well as FoodShare Card can also benefit from the Garden Project by contacting the Project for more information.
715-779-3782
 
  

 

Our Saviors Lutheran Church
Maple and South Shore school district area - 3rd Saturday of the month.
Call for more information
Iron River, WI 54847
715-372-8728

 
University of Wisconsin – Extension
Provides services that include food safety and nutrition information, planning healthy menus, stretching food dollars, balancing food and physical activity and improving shopping skills.

Ashland County
201 Main Street West
Courthouse, Room 107
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-7017

http://www.uwex.edu/ces/cty/ashland

Bayfield County
117  East 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891
715-373-6104

 

 


 

Women Infants and Children WIC 
This program is a supplemental nutrition program to promote and maintain the health and well-being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children.

Ashland
216 3rd Street West
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-6661 or 800-878-4874

 

Bad River
P.O. Box 250
303 Elm Street
Odanah, WI 54861
715-682-7137

 

Red Cliff
P.O. Box 529
88455 Pike Road, Hwy. 13
Bayfield, WI 54814
715-779-3707


 

  
Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program
Ashland & Bayfield Counties                       
Ashland County UW-Extension Office
201 West Main Street
Courthouse, Room 107
Ashland, WI 54806-1652
715- 682-7017
http://www.uwex.edu/ces/cty/ashland

 

 

 

 

 

 

After Hours Contact Information 

 

Ashland County Communications Center
Phone: 715- 682-7023 – press #1 for dispatcher
Tell dispatcher you are requesting a Salvation Army Food Voucher
Walk-in: 220 East Sixth Street, Ashland (Use 6th Street entrance only)
Pick up phone in lobby area; request a Salvation Army Food Voucher.

 

 

City of Ashland Police Department
Phone: 715-682-7023 – press #1 for dispatcherTell dispatcher you are requesting a Salvation Army Food Voucher.
         
  
        

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