Foundations For Living is dedicated to providing emergency, supportive and transitional services.
We serve all who live in the Waupaca area community and surrounding areas who need help on the road to self sufficiency. We ensure that all who enter our doors will be treated with compassion, respect and without judgment.
Emergency warming Center
Warming Center Season: Nov1-Apr30
Overnight Emergency Shelter
Opens 7pm Every Night
Neighbors 18 years and older are welcome guests when they have no safe place to go for the night.
Circumstances can change in an instant. Foundations for Living partners with the Salvation Army to help our neighbors make ends meet.
Food and essential household goods and personal care items are also made available all year by our communities’ generous donations.
FFL Thrift store
-Open to the Public-
Clothes and light houseware thrift store.
Hours of Operation
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Waupaca County offers judicially supervised alternative sentincing for those struggling in recovery from drugs and alcohol.
Community Health courses
FFL provides courses aimed to equip our community with skills and knowledge to succeed personally and professionally.
This program can help individuals and families navigate through life’s tough transitions. Working alongside local landlords and FFL staff., with an individualized plan, good credit may be realized.
Our program partners
We're here for all of Waupaca
Whether it is a stay in our warming shelter or courses on personal finance, Foundations for Living is committed to the well being of our community. We can’t wait to meet our neighbors!