Twin Oaks Community Action 3Twin Oaks Shelter for the Homeless

Twin Oaks Shelter for the Homeless is located in Darien, WI and offers 12 residential units where homeless households can stay up to 60 days. Community Action has operated Twin Oaks since 1992. The shelter relies almost exclusively on private donations, needing over $200,000 annually to continue operations.

In 2017, Twin Oaks guided 207 people (97 of whom were children) on their pathway out of poverty.
Twin Oaks provides a professional case manager who works with residents in resolving their crisis and finding stable housing.

The shelter also offers workshops to build residents’ knowledge and skills in areas such as:

  • employment
  • landlord tenant relationships
  • budgeting
  • alcohol and drug awareness
  • mental health issues

Twin Oaks is open 7 days a week 365 days a year. Read a recent news article about our program.

Click here for the Twin Oaks housing application.

How can you help?


Click here for a list of our most-needed items.

Join us this summer at Home Is Where the Art Is, our new signature fundraiser.

Contact Twin Oaks at: (262) 882-3662