Iowa County


ADRC

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

Address: 

303 W Chapel Street- Suite 2300 - Dodgeville, WI  53533

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

Phone:  608-930-9835  Iowa County

Phone:  800-514-0066  ADRC of Southwest Wisconsin

https://adrcswwi.org/


Child Protective Services

Iowa County Department of Social Services

Phone:  608-935-9801

Child Support Agency-Phone:  608-935-0390

Fax:  608-935-0382

Address: 

222 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

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


Childcare

Iowa County Department of Social Services:  608-930-9801

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

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

Child Care Certification – 4’C’s- 608-271-9181

          www.4-c.org


Clothing

Community Treasures Thrift Store: 

608-930-8733

138 S Iowa Street- Dodgeville, WI 

New Beginnings:

608-574-1138

201 S Linn Street – Dodgeville, WI

Salvation Army:  608-930-9801

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


Crisis Services

Iowa County Crisis Hotline:  800-362-5717

National Suicide Prevention:  800-273-8255

Upland Hills Health:  608-930-8000

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-Iowa County Department of Social Services

Phone:  608-930-9835


Energy Assistance

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

Iowa County Department of Social Services

303 W Chapel Street, Suite 2300

Dodgeville, WI  53533

http://homeenergyplus.wi.gov

Application process:

Telephone:  608-930-9801

Online:  https://energybenefit.wi.gov


Food Pantries

Food Pantries – Iowa County

https://www.dropbox.com/home/IMSC/Resource%20Listings?preview=Iowa+county+Food+pantries.doc

Second Harvest

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

Feeding Friends:  Free Community Meal every Wednesday

327 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

608-574-4591

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

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

Open Tuesdays & Thursdays  

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Phone:  608-930-2232  or 877-449-7422

Fax:  608-937-0024

Email:  info@ccfcwi.org

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

Pam LaFave- Employment & Training Specialist – FSET Program

608-930-9833

608-778-8844

p.lafave@swwdb.org

www.swwdb.org


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

Iowa County Health Department

608-935-9870


Homeless Resources

SWCAP

149 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI 

Phone:  608-935-2326

www.swcap.org

Iowa County & Surrounding Area Homeless Resources

Drop box….

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. 

Iowa County Department of Social Services

303 W Chapel Street, Suite 2300

Dodgeville, WI  53530

Phone:  608-930-9801


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

1109 Professional Drive

Dodgeville, WI  53533

Hours:  7:45 am – 4:15 pm

Phone:  608-935-3014

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. 

Iowa County Department of Social Services

303 W Chapel Street,  Dodgeville, WI  53533

Iowa County:  608-930-9801


Social Security Admin

866-772-1213 – Iowa County contact office

www.ssa.gov


State Social Security

800-362-3002

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov


Suicide Prevention

Iowa County Suicide Hotline:  800-362-5717

http://www.suicide-iowacountywi.org/

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

Iowa County Aging & Disability Center

ADRC Taxi- Dodgeville:  provides transportation to City of Dodgeville residents on Wednesday and Fridays

7:45 am – 3:30 pm

Phone:  608-553-0590

ADRC Taxi- Mineral Point is available to Mineral Point residents on

Thursdays

8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Phone:  608-553-0590

ADRC Taxi-Rural

Mondays and Tuesdays

8:15 am – 4:00 pm

Phone:  608-930-9835

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

Iowa County Wisconsin Veterans Service Office

303 W Chapel Street, Suite 2300

Dodgeville, WI  53533

Phone:  608-930-9865   Fax:  608-935-0358

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


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.

W-2 Case Manager- 608- 930-9867


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

Iowa County WIC:  608-935-2326  ext. 204


Women’s Health

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

    • NOTE: No U.S. citizenship requirement.

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