Welcome to Vilas County
Social Services

Vilas County Courthouse
330 Court Street
Eagle River, WI 54521
8am - 4pm M-F

Child Care Assistance

Child Care Assistance, also known as Wisconsin Shares, can help eligible parents or guardians pay a portion of their child care costs for times they use child care to participate in an approved activity such as going to work or school.


Apply for Child Care Assistance

Apply Online:
Contact Vilas County Social Services
at 715-479-3668
In Person:
Vilas County Social Services
330 Court St
Eagle River, WI 54521


Keep in mind that applying for child care requires an interview.  This can be done over the phone or at the Vilas County Social Services office.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)