Bad River Department of Social & Family Services


Family Resource

The FRM Program goals enables community members in, or close to being in, difficult financial situation to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to better manage their monies and resources to maintain self-sufficiency.  The FRM Program has helped clients avoid housing evictions, establish long and short term goals, opened checking/savings accounts, establish good credit practices, help clear negative credit history

and/or help build good credit history.

 

This program also works with request regarding supervised IIM accounts which includes doing both an assessment and evaluation of the need for disbursements and helps to set up distribution plans if requests are approved.

 

SERVICES OFFERED:

            Budget counseling

            Protective - Payee Services

            Debt Management Assistance

            Utility Mediation Services

            Help in setting & establishing goals, both long term and short

            Money Management skills, reconciling bank statement, writing checks

 

 

HOW TO APPLY AND ELIGIBLITY CRITERIA:

 

            MUST BE A NATIVE AMERICAN AND LIVE WITHIN THE BONDARIES OF

            BAD RIVER

 

            How to apply:  Please call the Family Resource Management Program at 715-682-7127,

            Ext. 1410 to make an appointment to come to complete an application process and get more

            information on the programs policy and procedures.

 

            For more information please contact:

            Family Resource Management Program

            (715) 682-7127 Ext 1410

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All programs are subject to funding availability