Oneida County Board of Supervisors

The Oneida County Board of Supervisors will act on the 2024 Budget at their November 14th meeting.  The 2024 Administration Committee Proposed Budget document can be found at the following link: https://www.co.oneida.wi.us/departments/finance-department/

Social Services 2024 Budget Process

The Social Services Committee began their review of the Department’s 2024 Budget at its July 20th meeting and approved the 2024 Budget at the August 17th meeting.  The Budget now moves on to the Budget Hearings held the second week of October. See attached for additional information. 


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Self-sufficient people living in a safe, financially secure environment.

In partnership with our community and in response to public need and legal mandates, our mission is to serve and assist Oneida County residents in ways that strengthen families, encourage personal responsibility, and foster independence. We recognize the rights of each individual. Our goal is to serve all persons with dignity, respect, and confidentiality.

Employment Opportunities

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For current job openings for the Department and other Oneida County offices, please click here, this will take you to Oneida County’s employment opportunities page. 

Energy Assistance

The fuel season for 2023-2024 starts on October 1st.  For information on income limits and what you will need to apply, please call our office at (715) 362-5695 and ask to speak with an Energy Assistance worker to schedule an appointment.

Division of Energy, Housing and Community Resources: https://energyandhousing.wi.gov

To apply online: https://energybenefit.wi.gov/OnlineApps/OnlineApp/Default

Oneida County Department of Social Services is in compliance with the equal opportunity policy and standards of the Department of Workforce Development, Department of Children and Family Services, Department of Health Services and all applicable state and federal statutes and regulations relating to nondiscrimination in employment and service delivery.

Click here to view our Nondiscrimination Statement in Employment & Service Delivery.

To view our Limited English Proficiency Policy statements click here.

Your privacy is important to us, please click here  for our Notice of Privacy Practices (HIPAA).