Press Release

Lakeland Family Resource Center is committed to our community throughout the Covid -19 Pandemic. While our location is closed we are still operating remotely. Our staff will continue to work remotely to offer support and up to date resources to all community members.

Lakeland Family Resource Center has received funding from Marshfield Clinic Health System to support all people in Washburn County through these challenging times. With the support of Marshfield Clinic, we are able to offer even more support to our community. We have implemented LFRC’s Boost Initiative. The goal of Boost is to support the community through the current struggles and lasting effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic. We are able to support families and individuals by offer guidance, encouragement and financial assistance on an individual needs basis. Each family or individual will be assigned a LFRC support worker for extra support during and after the Pandemic. A full list of Boost Initiative services support is located on our website at

“We are extremely grateful to be able to bring this initiative to our community. Together with Boost, our current programming, Community First – Washburn County, Spooner Cares, local agencies and a strong community, we WILL get through this,” said Renee Luell, Executive Director.

For more information on LFRC’s Boost Initiative, resources and programs please call us at 715-939-1151. A LFRC staff member is on call from 9am-5pm every day, including weekends. Staff will be monitoring Facebook, responding to messages and posting updates. For after-hours support, please leave a message and phone calls will be returned the following morning. This number is for non-emergency calls only.

If you are interested in donating to Lakeland Family Resource Center to support the Boost Initiative, please visit their website at, mail a check to 819 Ash Street, Spooner WI 54801 or call Renee at 715-939-1283.

We thank you all for your continued support throughout these difficult times.

Last Update: May 11, 2020 11:55 am CDT

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