Access (external website):
A how to guide for Wisconsin residents who need access to support services. It uses the internet and simple questions to determine possible eligibility for financial assistance programs, or to report changes if currently receiving benefits.
Food Share (formerly known as Food Stamps) (external website):
Is a Federal Program that provides a monthly FoodShare allotment to low income customers. Eligibility is based upon income, household composition and shelter expenses. The eligible customer receives a QUEST card that is used to purchase food at grocery stores. Customers may volunteer to participate in the FSET program (FoodShare Employment and Training program) and work in coordination with a FEP to develop their employability plan.Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) (external website):
Is a program that provides a one time payment during the heating season to customers below the 150% poverty level, who need help paying their heating costs. The energy payment is made directly to the fuel supplier.