Welcome to Vilas County
Social Services

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

Our Mission

Vilas County Department of Social Services works to preserve families and to protect and empower individuals towards independence and enhanced quality of life.  As good stewards, we strive to work with our partners in the community to maximize resources and to work towards the best outcomes for those we serve.

Our Values

  • Quality Service
  • Professional Integrity
  • Empowerment
  • Non-judgmental Respect
  • Self-determination
  • Confidentiality


The Vilas County Department of Social Services provides a variety of public assistance programs such as economic support, child welfare, adult protective services, and long-term care support programs.

To view our nondiscrimination statement, please click the following link:  http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/foodshare/