Iowa County


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.  


303 W Chapel Street- Suite 1300 - 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 

Child Protective Services

Iowa County Department of Social Services

Phone:  608-935-9801

Child Support Agency-Phone:  608-935-0390

Fax:  608-935-0382


222 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

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


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

Child Care Finder:

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

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


Community Treasures Thrift Store:  


138 S Iowa Street- Dodgeville, WI  

New Beginnings:


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


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

Application process:

Telephone:  608-930-9801


Food Pantries

Food Pantries – Iowa County

Second Harvest

Feeding Friends:  Free Community Meal every Wednesday

327 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533


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


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

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


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

Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, WIC or FoodShare Program: 


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



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



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.  


212 E Chapel Street – Dodgeville, WI  53533

Phone:  608-935-3379 or 800-494-8899

Health Department

Iowa County Health Department


Homeless Resources


149 N Iowa Street – Dodgeville, WI  

Phone:  608-935-2326

Iowa County & Surrounding Area Homeless Resources

Drop box….

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


Housing Choice Voucher Program

Allegiant Property Management, LLC

412 3rd Street South

LaCrescent, MN  55947

Phone: 888-393-3282  ext. 205


DAK Management:  608-822-7368


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.  


Phone:  608-256-3304

General email:


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

Safelink Wireless

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

Phone:  1-800-723-3546

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

State Social Security


Suicide Prevention

Iowa County Suicide Hotline:  800-362-5717

National Suicide Prevention 24/7 Hotline:  


Tax Intercept & Overpayment  Questions-Public Assistance Collection Unit (PACU)


Transportation Services

VEYO:  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: 

Veyo | Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

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 Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays

7:45 am – 3:30 pm

Phone:  608-553-0590

ADRC Taxi-Rural 

Tuesdays and Thursdays

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.

Phone:  608-232-0678

Veterans Service

Iowa County Wisconsin Veterans Service Office

303 W Chapel Street, Suite 1300

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.

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 

Benefits and Services with W-2

W-2 Call Center


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. 



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


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

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.

General Information
Phone Numbers
(888) 794-5780
Fax: (855) 293-1822
Emergencies: Dial 911