The mission of the Economic and Employment Support Division is to assist the residents of Waupaca County in obtaining and maintaining an improved quality of life.
We strive to meet the needs of individuals and families by accurate administration of state and federal financial programs.
We are dedicated to maintaining the dignity of our customers by providing professional quality service in a caring and respectful manner.
Waupaca County DHHS divides its Economic and Employment Support into two units: the Family Unit and the Adult Unit.
The Family Unit handles cases that include dependent children in the household. The Family Unit determines eligibility for BadgerCare Plus, FoodShare(food stamps), W-2 and Child Care Assistance.
The Adult Unit handles cases that include elderly over age 65, blind, and disabled individuals, and nursing home residents. The Adult Unit determines eligibility for Medical Assistance and FoodShare (Food Stamps).
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
· Get information about programs and eligibility
· Ask questions about your case
· Report changes to your case
Fax verification of information and changes to 1-855-293-1822
If you have a disability and need to access this information in an alternate format, or need it translated to another language, please contact (608) 266-3356 (voice) or 1-888-701-1251 (TTY).
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write or call DHS Affirmative Action and Civil Rights Compliance Office, 1 W. Wilson St., Rm. 561, PO Box 7850, Madison WI, 53707-7850, Ph. (608) 266-9372 or 1-888-701-1251 (TTY), or USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.