Feeding America
Feeding America is a food bank. Through our warehouses in Milwaukee and the Fox Valley, we distribute more than 12 million pounds of food a year to more than 1,100 pantries, meal programs and other nonprofit agencies that serve nearly 300,000 people in the eastern half of Wisconsin.

Oneida County University of Wisconsin Extension UW-Extension extends the knowledge and resources of the University of Wisconsin to people where they live and work. The Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin Extension Family Living Program, plans and provides FREE, community-based nutrition education programs within a university research-based context, to limited resource individuals, families and groups.

Oneida County Social Service Department

Oneida County Health Department The Oneida County Health Department provides many services to the community. Their mission is to promote and protect the health of Oneida County by providing leadership, education, and services. Please call or go to their website for more information. Services include:
  • Family Health (Car Seat installation, Immunizations, Home Visits, Flouride Supplements)
  • Reproductive Health (Pap/Pelvic Exams, STD Screening, Pregnancy Testing, Emergency Contraception, Family Planning Counseling)
  • WIC (Nutrition/Breastfeeding Education, Supplemental Foods, Peer Counseling)
  • Environmental Health (Lead Screening, Well Water & Radon Testing Kits)
  • Wisconsin Well Woman (Screening for cervical and breast cancers for women 45-64 of low income or without insurance coverage.
Forward Service Corporation Housing programs, Transportational Alliance for New Solutions, Upward Bound, Workforce Investment Act, Wisconsin Works, Jobs for America's Graduates, and other programs.

Northwoods Alliance for Temporary Housing Frederick Place Operated by NATH, Frederick Place is a 16 bed emergency temporary shelter for families, women and men who are experiencing homelessness.

Other Assistance:

  • - Find local food pantries, soup kitchens, food shelves, food banks, and other help.

  • United Way of Marathon County - United Way's 2-1-1 Get Connected. Get Answers.

  • Personal Essentials Pantry - First United Methodist Church, 724 Arbutus Street, Rhinelander. Customers with Rhinelander or Harshaw zip codes. Distribution is 9am-Noon, the last Saturday of each month, and 3:30pm-5:30pm the second Monday of each month.

  • Meals For The Hungry - Hope Center, 1103 Thayer Street, Rhinelander. FREE MEAL 4:30-7PM every Friday.

  • The Table - St. Augustine Episcopal Church, 39 South Pelham Street, Rhinelander. FREE MEAL 5:30pm the last two days of every month.

  • Coffee & Company - VFW Hall, 120 Park St. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month. 4-7 PM. Free Breakfast 8-10 AM

  • Ruby's Pantry - Grace Four Square Church - The third Tuesday of each month.

The Rhinelander Area Food Pantry is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.
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The Rhinelander Area Food Pantry is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found on line at or at any USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at