Adults and Families

Health and Welfare

Wisconsin Medicaid

Wisconsin's Forward Health Medicaid plan for elderly, blind or disabled, provides health care for those who are:

  • Age 65 or older, blind or determined disabled;
  • With family income at or below the monthly program limit.

The Medicaid Plan you are enrolled in depends on your income, assets and the type of care you need.

For information on the specific types of programs available under Wisconsin Medicaid, please visit External link.

To apply: Apply online using ACCESS at External link. You may also download and print the application form at PDF formatExternal link. The completed application form may be mailed to the address listed below:

Dane County Human Services - Job Center
1819 Aberg Ave., Suite D
Madison WI 53704


Dane County has an Ombudsman available to answer questions regarding accessing BadgerCare Plus, Wisconsin Medicaid and other publicly funded health care services. To reach the Ombudsman, please call 608-242-6477.