Grant County


ADRC

Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC):  provides help to older people and people with disabilities.  Grant County is part of the ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin along with Green, Iowa, and Lafayette Counties.  

Address:  

8820 Hwy 35-61, PO Box 383 - Lancaster, WI  53813

Office Hours:  Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Phone:  608-723-6113 Grant County

Phone:  800-514-0066 ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin

https://adrcswwi.org/


Child Protective Services

Grant County Department of Social Services

Phone:  608-723-2136


Child Support Agency

Phone:  608-723-4823

Fax:  608-723-2429

Address:  

130 W Maple St. – Lancaster, WI  53813

Office Hours:  Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm


Childcare

Iowa County Department of Social Services:  608-723-2136

 

Child Care Finder: https://childcarefinder.wisconsin.gov/Search/Search.aspx

 

Childcare parent pay cards:  1-877-201-7601

 

Child Care Certification – Grant County Social Services 608-723-2136


Clothing

Goodwill:  

608-348-5490

2001 Progressive Parkway – Platteville, WI 53818

 

Grant County Thrift Shop:

608-723-4681

208 E Maple St. – Lancaster, WI 53813

 

Salvation Army:  608-723-2136

 

United Way’s First Call for Help:  2-1-1


Crisis Services

24 Hour Mental Health Crisis Line (Unified):   800-362-5717

National Suicide Prevention:  800-273-8255

Family Advocates Hotline (domestic violence/sexual assault) 1-800-924-2624

Southwest Health:  608-348-2331

Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County:  608-776-4466

 

Mental Health Providers

Unified Community Services:  608-935-2776 

Platteville Family Resource Center:  608-348-4060

Community Connections Free Clinic:  608-930-2232

Family Advocates:  608-930-1636 or 608-778-9802


Dental

Access Dental Clinic- provides dental services to people throughout Iowa, Richland, Sauk, Grant and western Dane counties.  

 

Dodgeville Dental Clinic

103 E Fountain Street

Dodgeville, WI  53533

Monday – Friday:  7:00 am – 4:00 pm

To schedule an appointment:   608-935-5550


Elder Abuse Prevention

Grant County Department of Social Services

Phone:  608-723-2136


Energy Assistance

Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP):  provides assistance for heating costs, electric costs, and energy crisis situations.  

 

Grant County Department of Social Services

8820 Hwy 35-61 South

Lancaster, WI  53813

 

http://homeenergyplus.wi.gov

 

Application process:

Telephone:  608-723-2136

Online:  https://energybenefit.wi.gov


Food Pantries

Food Pantries – Grant County

https://www.dropbox.com/s/td2uu2k31anj4we/Grant%20Food%20Pantries.pdf?dl=0

 

Second Harvest 

https://www.secondharvestmadison.org/find-food/mobile-pantries

 

Ruby’s Pantry:  1st Thursday of every month. 

Platteville United Methodist Church

1065 Lancaster St. – Platteville, WI  53813

608-732-1574

 

United Way’s First Call for Help:  2-1-1


Fraud

All Fraud/Overpayment referrals are completed in the Benefit Recovery Investigation Tracking System (BRITS).

 

Fraud Tip Hotline- Office of the Inspector General (OIG): 

          1-877-865-3432

 

Wisconsin Shares Child Care, W-2, Adoption Assistance, Kinship Care and Refugee Services:   1-877-302-3728

 

Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, WIC or FoodShare Program: 

           1-877-865-3432

 

Unemployment Insurance (UC):  1-800-909-9472

Free Clinics

Clarity Clinic 

185 E Pine St. – Platteville, WI 53818

608-348-5787

 

Boscobel: In Health Community Wellness Clinic

109 ½ Bluff St. – Boscobel, WI 83805

608-375-4324

 

Community Connections Free Clinic:   provides basic health care for those who cannot afford or access medical services in Iowa County and surrounding areas.

101 E Fountain Street - Dodgeville, WI  53533

Phone:  608-930-2232 or 877-449-7422

www.ccfcwi.org


FSET

FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET):  assists people who get FoodShare to find a job through work activities and education and training.  

 

Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board

Employment & Training Specialist – FSET Program

608-314-3300 x 351

608-290-2589


Head Start

Head Start & Early Head Start:  provides expectant parents and families with children ages birth through five, opportunities for:  child development education; health and nutrition services; parent and program partnerships; and family support, resource and referral.  

SWCAP

212 E Chapel Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

Phone:  608-935-3379 or 800-494-8899

http://swcap.org


Health Department

Grant County Health Department

608-723-6416

http://www.co.grant.wi.gov/docs_by_cat_type.asp?doccatid=110&locid=147 


Homeless Resources

SWCAP

149 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  

Phone:  608-935-2326

www.swcap.org

Salvation Army:  608-723-2136

 

United Way’s First Call for Help: 2-1-1


Housing

Housing Choice Voucher Program

Allegiant Property Management, LLC

412 3rd Street South

LaCrescent, MN  55947

 

Phone: 888-393-3282   ext. 205

              608-790-9225

 

DAK Management:   608-822-7368


Kinship

Kinship Care is a program to help support a child who lives outside of his or her home with the relative.   

 

Grant County Department of Social Services

8820 Hwy 35-61 South

Lancaster, WI  53813

 

Phone:  608-723-2136


Legal Action

Legal Action of Wisconsin:   provides legal advice or services that help low-income people get and keep government benefits.  

 

Brochure:  https://www.legalaction.org/data/cms/Firm-wide-flyer-8-5x11-ENGLISH-062018.pdf 

Phone:  608-256-3304

www.legalaction.org

General email:  law@legalaction.org 


Probation and Parole

Probation and Parole Office

11225 West Alona Ln.

Lancaster, WI  53813

Phone:  608-723-6332


Safe at Home Program 

Safe at Home:  provides victims of actual or threatened domestic abuse, child abuse, sexual abuse, stalking, and trafficking, or those who simply fear for their physical safety with a legal substitute address to be used for both public and private purposes.  

Phone:  608-266-6613

https://www.doj.state.wi.us/ocvs/safe-home


Safelink Wireless

Safelink Wireless:  provides income eligible households with a free phone. 

Phone:  1-800-723-3546 

www.safelinkwireless.com


Salvation Army

Salvation Army:  may assistance customer with shelter, heat and utilities, food, medical, transportation and other benefits one time per year up to $300.00.   

 

Grant County Department of Social Services

8820 Hwy 35-61 South,   Lancaster, WI  53533

Grant County:  608-723-2136 


Social Security Admin

866-772-1213 – Grant County contact office

www.ssa.gov

State Social Security- 800-362-3002 

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov


Suicide Prevention

Unified Community Services: 608-723-6357

National Alliance on Mental Illness: 608-485-3719

Grant County Suicide Hotline:  800-362-5717

National Suicide Prevention 24/7 Hotline: 800-273-8255


Tax Intercept & Overpayment  Questions

Public Assistance Collection Unit (PACU)

800-943-9499


Transportation Services

Medical Transportation Management: (MTM):  provides non-emergency medical transportation services for Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus members. 

  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Public Transportation
  • Ambulatory Vehicles
  • Wheelchair or Stretcher vehicles

Monday – Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Request a ride:  866-907-1493

Schedule a ride online: 

       https://www.mtm-inc.net/wisconsin/members/

Where’s My Ride: - 866-907-1494

Complaint with MTM

“WeCare” line – 866-436-0457

 

Leadership through Innovative Flexible Transportation (LIFT) Transportation Service – SWCAP:  facilitates access to available transportation services, minimizes duplication of those services, and seeks cost-effective transport utilizing available resources. 

Phone 1-877-798-5438

Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm 

Grant County Aging & Disability Center: 608-723-6113 or 800-514-0066

Platteville Taxi: 608-348-6767

Open: Sunday 7AM – 1PM; Monday – Saturday 6AM – 10PM

 

Veteran’s Service: 563-652-4110

 

Volunteer Driver Program:  The ADRC has a volunteer driver program available to Iowa County residents age 60 and over or people with disabilities to transport people to non-emergency medical appointments.

Phone:  608-930-9835


Unemployment Benefits

Unemployment benefits:  Customers who become unemployed or partially unemployed may apply for unemployment benefits online.  

https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uiben/

Phone:  608-232-0678


Veterans Service

Grant County Wisconsin Veterans Service Office

111 S. Jefferson St.

Lancaster, WI  53813

 

Phone:  608-723-2756

Office Hours:  Monday- Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

 

Provides Advice and Assistance to Veterans and their Families on State and Federal Veteran's Benefits to include: Registration of Discharge, Claims, Veteran's Life Insurance, Loans, Grant, Education Assistance, VA Health Care, Pension, Burial Allowance, and Gravestone markers.


Vocational Rehabilitation  -DVR

DVR:  helps people with disabilities find a job, keep a job, or get a better job.  

 

To apply for DVR services, the applicant or referring person must complete a referral.  

https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/referral/


W-2 – Wisconsin Works

Wisconsin Works (W-2):  provides employment preparation services, case management and cash assistance to eligible families. 

 

Forward Service Corporation

Amanda Lewis– W2 Case Manager/FEP 

 

303 W Chapel Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

Phone:  608-319-2135

Fax:  608-515-5344

alewis@fsc-corp.org

www.fsc-corp.org 

 

Benefits and Services with W-2

https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/publications/pdf/11890.pdf

 

W-2 Call Center

608-855-733-1311

 

Emergency Assistance (EA):   provides financial aid that can help pay unpaid rent or mortgage, pay energy bills, or transitional housing to find a home and/or for security deposits. 

 

ACCESS:  http://access.wisconsin.gov/access/

800-771-8420

 

Job Access Loans (JAL):  provides a loan for families with child(ren) that must be used to address an immediate financial crisis.


WIC

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC):  provides nutrition education, breast feeding education and support, supplemental nutritious foods, and connections to other community services. 

 

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/wic/index.htm 

 

Grant County WIC:  608-723-6416 


Women’s Health

Wisconsin Well Woman Program (WWWP): provides screening for breast and cervical cancer to low income, uninsured and underinsured women. 

  1. NOTE: No U.S. citizenship requirement.

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/wwwp/index.htm