COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

Limited Public Access to County Buildings
In an effort to keep our staff and community healthy during the COVID-19 outbreak, public access to many county buildings is currently limited to appointment only. The public is encouraged to call ahead for hours, appointments and accessibility to services. Department Directories are posted at county building entrances and can also be accessed here.

Rapid Response Loan Program


Winnebago County COVID-19 Rapid Response Loan Program Formed With $750,000 to Support Small Businesses

Click here for additional information and to apply.

Mortgage Assistance for Winnebago County

Homeowners in Winnebago County who were impacted financially by COVID-19 may qualify for assistance to pay their mortgage. Applicants must demonstrate that they were current on their home loan as of March 1, 2020 and due to the pandemic, they have fallen behind. To qualify, they must live fulltime in the home within Winnebago County, and be the person responsible for the mortgage. Applications will be accepted between September 1 – October 15, 2020. For more information and for the application visit or call 920-236-1144 and leave a voicemail along with your address to request an application.

Pandemic Mortgage Assistance Program Application

Winnebago Mortgage Assistance Fact Sheet

Welcome to Winnebago County, Wisconsin


Mark HarrisIn Winnebago County, we take great pride in our communities, our people and our natural resources. Our beautiful lakes include Buttes des Morts, Little Lake Butte des Morts, Poygan, Rush, Winneconne and the largest fresh water lake in Wisconsin, Lake Winnebago. We are the home of several significant industries including leadership in paper production. Our community is the home of many outstanding academic centers including the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, the UW-Fox Valley, and the Fox Valley Technical College.

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