Financial Assistance

Updated: 10/15/2013 11:16:25 AM



Financial Assistance programs including FoodShare, Medical Assistance/BadgerCare, and Child Care are administered through the Moraine Lakes Consortium that consists of the counties of Waukesha, Fond Du Lac, Walworth, Ozaukee, and Washington. Staff determine eligibility for financial assistance program designed to assist people to meet basic living and health care needs. Each program may have income and asset limits which can vary with family size. 


While there remain two site for application filing and help in applying, the public is encourage to apply for benefits online at or call the Call Center at 1-888-446-1239 for prompt assistance

Workforce Development Center
892 Main Street, Pewaukee, WI 53072

Phone:  1-888-446-1239          Fax: 1-855-293-1822          TTY: 711 


Human Services Center
514 Riverview Avenue, Waukesha, WI  53188
Phone:  1-888-446-1239         Fax:  1-855-293-1822          TTY: 711

  • Medical Assistance (Title 19) for adults with no minor children in their care including MA for Nursing Home residents.  
  • FoodShare for adults unable to work and with no minor children.  
  • Kinship Care helps support children who do not reside with parents.
  • And all programs noted above under the Workforce Development Center

Energy Services
217 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 401, Waukesha, WI 53186
(262) 549-9666

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides assistance to meet home heating costs for individuals and families.

For more information on the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program

Public Transportation Links: Waukesha Metro Transit Services

Quick Links:

Kinship Care