Balance of State-West Central CoC
The West Central COC region is comprised these counties: Barron, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, St. Croix. Residents in these counties can use the contact information below to initiate access to housing providers and resources to end, shorten or prevent homelessness.
Local COC meeting information
Meetings are usually held on the 3rd Tuesday of every other month.
Local CoC Resources
Point in Time Lead
Designated Coordinated Entry Lead
Benjamin's House Emergency Shelter
Community Referral Agency Emergency Shelter
(800) 261-7233 or (715) 825-4414 or Text Line (715) 553-3359
The Family House
Catholic Charities Chippewa Motel Voucher Program
Minneapolis VA & Pierce/St. Croix County Housing Authority
permanent supportive housing
Salvation Army St. Croix County
Minneapolis VA & Chippewa County Housing Authority
Minneapolis VA: 612-313-3240
WI Department of Veterans Affairs
tenant based rental assistance
Chippewa County Housing Authority
Coordinated Entry Process
The Coordinated Entry process was created to streamline access to the housing solution that fits your situation. In order to determine the best solution for you, we will provide you with screening and assessment to help you find housing. Based on the assessment, you will be referred to a prioritization list for various program types and provided additional information upon request.
Individuals and Familes in need
If you are experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness, please provide your name, email address or a telephone number and brief description of the situation. A provider will contact you to discuss the options in your community within 48 hours.
Partner Agency Staff
If you are working with someone that is in need of housing and/or services, please complete the information on the right.