Child Care Subsidy, Child Care Certification, Fuel Assistance (Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program) are programs that are still handled locally through the county agency..
As a result of the State of Wisconsin 2011-2013 Biennial Budget, accessing the Economic Support/Income Maintenance programs (Foodshare, Badger Care and Medicaid) have changed. As of January 1, 2012, Rusk County Health and Human Services Economic Support Staff have been working with a group of counties called the Northern Consortium. This means that eligibility and benefit determination is managed by a team of Econimic Support Workers..
All calls, questions and changes are processed through the call/change center or through the Internet Website:
Also as of January 1, 2012, all verification items should be sent to: Centralized Document Processing Unit P.O. Box 5234 Janesville, WI 53547-5234 or Faxed to: 1-855-293-1822
The following Programs are still handled locally in the agency through the Economic Support Section:
Rusk County Health and Human Services is an equal opportunity provider and empoyer.
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 at the State level, contact: