Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council

Western Dairyland Community Action Agency was established June 6, 1966, under the Economic Opportunity Act to help disadvantaged individuals in Buffalo, Eau Claire, Jackson, and Trempealeau counties located in West Central Wisconsin. The agency’s mission is to alleviate poverty related conditions and provide opportunities which enable people to advance economically and socially.

Programs / Services

This is a general overview of the services provided by this CAA. Please contact the agency directly for more information on the programs they offer in your county.

  • Education/Skills Enhancement
  • Skills Enhancement Program
  • Financial Literacy Education
  • Employment Training
  • Economic/Business Development
  • Business Development
  • Business Revolving Loan Programs
  • Energy/Utilities
  • Emergency Fuel Assistance Programs
  • Weatherization Programs
  • Food Security/Environmental
  • Emergency Food Assistance
  • Nutrition Education
  • Housing
  • Transitional Housing/Homeless Shelters
  • Homeownership Programs
  • Housing Revolving Loan Fund
  • Home Repair Programs
  • Headstart/Child Development
  • Parenting/Family Support
  • Childcare Provision/Assistance/Referrals
  • Parenting Classes
  • Clothing Assistance
  • Fatherhood Initiative
  • Physical/Mental Health
  • Women’s Health
  • Dental Programs
  • Senior Services
  • Transportation
  • Car Purchase Programs
  • Youth and Young Adult Services
  • Education Skills
  • Fresh Start