Economic Assistance & Work Services

FoodShare Wisconsin

FoodShare Wisconsin was created to help stop hunger and to improve nutrition and health. FoodShare helps people with limited money buy the food they need for good health.

Who May Qualify and How to Apply?

Families and individuals with limited income and resources may qualify for FoodShare benefits. To check potential eligibility for FoodShare benefits and to apply, please visit this website: https://access.wisconsin.gov External link.

Residents of Dane County can also call the Capital Consortium Call Center at 1-888-794-5556 to apply or with general eligibility questions.

In-person applications can be made at the following locations:

Job Center
1819 Aberg Ave., Suite D
Madison WI 53704
Stoughton Office
125 Veterans Rd.
Stoughton WI 53589

The Job Center does have computers available to complete on-line applications.

For more information regarding FoodShare, please visit the state website at http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/foodshare/fseligibility.htm External link.

For community resources phone the United Way of Dane County at 211 or on-line at http://www.unitedwaydanecounty.org External link.

02/28/2014