Resources for Sussex Area Residents
Sussex Outreach Services provides food, basic household items and other emergency support. Call 262-246-9860 if you have a need. Distribution hours right now for the Food Pantry are:
Monday – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Wednesday – 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Saturday – 10:00am to 12:00pm
These hours are subject to change so it’s recommended that you call first.
(Currently accepting donations of food but not clothing or basic household items.)
Meals on Wheels -Home delivered meals are now available for anyone age 60 or older in Waukesha County. Call 262-548-7848 to learn more and sign up.
Absentee Ballot Requests – Request an absentee ballot be sent to your house through myvote.wi.gov. Call your Municipal Clerk with any questions about the process. (You will very likely be required to upload a copy of your ID when you request your ballot – you can scan it OR take a picture of it with your phone to upload it to the MyVote website.)
Census 2020 – You can fill out the Census here using the Census ID you received in the mail.
Resources about COVID-19
Are you sick and would like to be tested? Call your doctor if you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing. Always call your healthcare provider for medical advice.
Froedtert Hospital & the Medical College of WI have shared a hotline number to call if you think you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, are experiencing symptoms or need to learn more about testing. Call the hotline at 414-805-2000.
Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Visual Map
Advice for Talking to Children about COVID-19 from the National Association of School Psychologists
Information and Resources Compiled by Wisconsin 211
Updates from Governor Evers
Executive and Emergency Orders
Public Testing Sites in Waukesha County
General Information on COVID-19 from Waukesha County
Waukesha County Business Alliance COVID-19 Resource Page
Wisconsin’s Department of Health Services (DHS)
General Information on COVID-19 from DHS
COVID-19: Schools and Child Care
Outbreaks & Investigations of COVID-19 in WI
Wisconsin Department of Instruction
Education Forward: Operating Schools During a Pandemic
Family Resources for Learning during COVID-19
Serving School Meals During COVID-19 in SY 2020-21 Q&A
Child Nutrition Program COVID-19 Information
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
Unemployment COVID-19 Public Information
Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers
World Health Organization (WHO)
General Information on COVID-19 from WHO
Resources for Financial Stability During COVID-19
Financial Resources to Help Get Through COVID-19
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Advice on How To Protect Yourself Financially from the Impact of the Coronavirus (English)
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Advice on How To Protect Yourself Financially from the Impact of the Coronavirus (Spanish)