Wisconsin Connections is an educational series intended to assist families wanting to connect to state and federal support programs.
The economic effects of the Great Recession continue to impact families. A number of state and federal assistance programs are available to promote family economic well-being. These programs are generally targeted to households with limited incomes to assist with child care and child support, acquiring food and health care, and home energy.
The Wisconsin Connections series provides a brief overview of assistance programs in the following categories:
- Cash Assistance and Tax Credits
- Child Care & Child Support
- Food & Nutrition
- Health Care
- Home & Energy
Each program fact sheet includes links to the administering state or federal agency and contact information for obtaining more information. You may also visit the Covering Kids and Families Wisconsin website for county specific public benefits information.