Community Resources

Oshkosh Area Community Resources
Please dial 911 if you are experiencing an emergency.

If you need help finding a COVID-19 testing site, help with food, shelter, employment, parenting, utilities, mental health or access to other services in our community, please take a few minutes to scroll through this page. You'll find links that will connect you directly to the agencies that can support your needs.

State-Wide Resources | COVID-19 Testing Sites & Local Resources | General Services | Public Meeting Spaces | Mental Health ServicesRent/Mortgage/Housing/Utilities 
Food & Clothing | Temporary Shelter | Jobs | Healthcare | Parenting | Voting

Oshkosh Public Library

  • Get a library card.
  • WiFi Hotspots are available for checkout. Check the online catalog and place a hold.
  • A public WiFi signal is available inside the library and in the parking lot.
  • Notary service is available by appointment. Call 236-5205 or go to calendly.com/oshkoshpubliclibrary
  • Library computers are available on a first come, first served basis.
  • Fine Free: The library no longer charges fines for most overdue items.
  • Questions about whether you have a library card, or if your card is expired or blocked? Call 236-5203. In many cases, the library can help.

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State-Wide Resources

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COVID-19 Testing Sites & Local Resources

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​COVID-19 Vaccine Information

  • **NEW** Oshkosh Public Library FREE Walk-In Vaccine Clinic offered by the Winnebago Health Dept.
    • Every Tues. from 9:30 a.m.-12:30p.m. until Dec. 15
    • Ages 5 and older
    • Clinics will take place on the Second Floor in the Waters Building
    • Pfizer, Monderna, and Johnson and Johnson vaccines are available.
    • ID and health insurance are not required.
    • If you have additional questions, call the Public Health COVID-19 Hotline at (920) 232-3026 
  • 12-15 year olds are now eligible to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.  Visit www.wcvaccine.org/12to17yearolds to learn more about the vaccine and find local vaccinators.
  • Wisconsin Department of Health Services COVID-19 Vaccine Assistance Hotline 
    • Call 844-684-1064 for help finding vaccine location, medical questions related to the COVID-19 vaccine, and registering for a vaccine appointment
  • Winnebago County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Information
  • Fox Cities COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in Appleton--visit the website to schedule an apointment
  • UWO Vaccine Site at the Culver Center--visit the website to schedule an appointment
    • Now offering the Pfizer vaccine to those 12-17 years old. No apointment needed! 
    • Walk-in hours: 9a.m.- 2p.m. Mondays; noon-5p.m. Tuesdays; and 9-11a.m. Fridays
  • Sunnyview Expo Center Walk-In Wednesdays Vaccine Clinic
    • Every Wednesday from 1-6 p.m.
    • For free transportation call "Make the Ride Happen" at (920)232-3026.
  • VaccineFinder: type in your zip code and find vaccine providers near you - provided by the CDC.

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General Services

 

Public Meeting Spaces

  • Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau Venue list
    • *Scroll down and select “Meeting Site” under “Categories” to narrow it down from Large Event venues
    • Contact Sales Director Jodi Jensema at jodi@visitoshkosh.com if you have any questions or need assistance
    • List includes several churches
  • Evergreen
    • Meeting rooms are not open for public use.
  • UW Extension James P. Coughlin Building
    • Available for FREE public reservations
    • 625 E. County Road Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901-8131
    • Phone: 920-232-1970 or 920-727-8643
    • Office Hours: M-F 8am – 4:30 pm
  • Festival Foods
    • Meeting rooms are not open for public use.
  • Time Theater
    • Rent auditorium with seating with 200 seats on each floor
    • $150 for about four hours
    • Available weeknights, most Sundays, and sometimes Saturdays
    • Board approves public meetings
  • Wittman Regional Airport
    • ​Meeting rooms available for public use for a fee
    • Call (920) 236-4930 for availability
  • Town Halls

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Mental Health Services

Prevent Suicide Wisconsin
A statewide public-private partnership whose mission is to reduce the number of people who attempt and/or die by suicide in Wisconsin.

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Food & Clothing

 

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Rent | Mortgage | Housing | Utilities

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Temporary Shelter 

  • Day by Day Warming Shelter
    • NEW *Summer Outreach Days* offered four days a week through mid-October
      • guests can come into the shelter to receive daytime services: continued case management, showers, laundry, food, and rest
  • Father Carr's Place 2B

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Jobs

 

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Healthcare

For medical emergencies, call 911.

**The HealthCare.gov Marketplace will be re-opening for a special enrollment period from Feb. 15 to May 15**

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Parenting

Voting Information

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