Welcome to Vilas County
Social Services

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

Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program-WHEAP

Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP) helps financially eligible households pay a portion of their heat and electric bill for the winter heating season as a one-time payment to your utility accounts.  The amount you receive depends on you annual utility usage, income and household size.  The regular program runs October 1 - May 15.

Apply for Benefits
Contact Vilas County Social Services at
715-479-3668 to schedule an interview.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)