Economic Assistance & Work Services

Partner Agencies

The Dane County Department of Human Services provides through purchase-of-service agencies, an array of other programs:

FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET) Program

This program assists people who get FoodShare to find a job through work activities and education and training.

(608) 216-7620

Energy Services

The Dane County Department of Human Services passes-through State/federal funding for the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP) to Energy Services, Inc.

For more information on help with your heating bills call Energy Assistance at (608) 267-8601.

Dane County Shelter Network

The Dane County Department of Human Services is a partner in the Dane County Emergency Shelter Network that provides short-term emergency shelter for homeless families and individuals.

Call the Housing Crisis Hotline at 1-855-510-2323 or visit the Homeless Services Consortium website at www.danecountyhomeless.org.

11/30/2015