Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc

1000 Hwy 13 P.O. Box 430 Wisconsin Dells, WI
Friendship, Adams County, Wisconsin 539365

Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. As of September 28th, 2021, Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc has 3 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc serves Adams County, Burnett County, Columbia County, Eau Claire County, Iron County, Jefferson County, Price County, Rusk County, Taylor County and Washburn County on behalf of Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Adams County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Columbia County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
City of Eau Claire, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Burnett, Iron, Jefferson, Price, Rusk, Taylor, and Washburn County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc Website: https://cwcac.org.

Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc Phone: (608) 472-2687.

COVID-19 Update:

As of May 3, 2021 the CWCAC website states "For the safety of our staff & our guests & to reduce the transmission of Covid-19, operations to meet with staff will be by appointment only until further notice."

More information is available here.

Open Until Further Notice: Adams County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc (CWCAC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Adams County is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least May, 2021, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application available here. Select the "Application" link for Adams County.
  2. Call (608) 472-2687 to request an application.

Once the application has been completed, it must be either:

  1. Mailed to CWCAC, 1874 State Hwy 13, P.O. Box 680, Friendship, WI 53934.
  2. Dropped off at the CWCAC office, address mentioned above.
  3. Faxed to (608) 399-9955.

The maximum income limits for each household size are as follows:

  • 1 Person $24,800
  • 2 Persons $28,350
  • 3 Persons $31,900
  • 4 Persons $35,400
  • 5 Persons $38,250

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the CWCAC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the CWCAC on May 7, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Adams County, Wisconsin.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (608) 472-2687.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/07/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Columbia County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc (CWCAC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Columbia county is currently open. Applications are being accepted from May 17, 2021, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application that will be available here. Select the link for "Columbia County."
  2. Call (608) 472-2687 or (608) 339-0273 to request an application by mail.

Once the application has been completed, it must be returned to the CWCAC, 1874 State Hwy 13, P.O. Box 680, Friendship, WI 53934.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the CWCAC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the CWCAC on May 7, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Columbia County, Wisconsin.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (608) 472-2687.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/17/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: City of Eau Claire, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc (CWCAC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for the City of Eau Claire is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least June, 2021, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application available here. Select the "Application" link for City of Eau Claire.
  2. Call (608) 472-2687 to request an application.

Once the application has been completed, it must be either:

  1. Mailed to CWCAC C/O BANBURY, 800 Wisconsin St. Box 16, Eau Claire, WI 54703.
  2. Dropped off at the CWCAC office, at the address mentioned above; from 7:00 am until 3:30 pm CT, Monday-Thursday.
  3. Faxed to (715) 598-1524.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the CWCAC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the CWCAC on May 7, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in City of Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (608) 472-2687.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/01/2021.

Other Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc Waiting Lists

Closed: Burnett, Iron, Jefferson, Price, Rusk, Taylor, and Washburn County, Wisconsin Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Central Wisconsin Community Action Council, Inc (CWCAC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Burnett, Iron, Jefferson, Price, Rusk, Taylor, and Washburn County is currently closed. There is no notice of when any waiting list will reopen.

For more information, visit the CWCAC website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Burnett, Iron, Jefferson, Price, Rusk, Taylor, and Washburn County, Wisconsin.

Last Updated on 06/01/2021.

About Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc

More information about Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc can be found on its website at https://cwcac.org.

Representatives of Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc may be available by phone at (608) 472-2687. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of September 28th, 2021, it is not known if Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 05/21/2019, Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.