income maintenance

BadgerCare & Food Share Changes

For all BadgerCare and Food Share clients:

As a result of the State of Wisconsin 2011-2013 Biennial Budget, accessing Income Maintenance programs (BADGERCARE and FOOD SHARE) have changed. Effective January 1, 2012, Taylor County Human Services Economic Support staff will be working with a group of counties called the Northern Income Maintenance Consortium. This means that eligibility and benefit determination will be managed by a team of Income Maintenance workers.

All calls, questions and changes will now be processed through the call/change center or through the Internet website:

The Northern Income Maintenance Consortium

Phone:  1 . 888 . 794 . 5722

Web Address:

Also efective January 1, 2012, all verification items should be sent to:

Centralized Document Processing Unit
PO Box 5234
Janesville, WI  53547-5234


Faxed To:

1 . 855 . 293 . 1822