Child care payment assistance is available for low-income employed parents. A co-payment may be required.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Non-Discrimination Statement: Please refer to the equal opportunity information from the Department of Health Services. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
FoodShare supplements the food budget for low-income households. The FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET) program is available to FoodShare recipients. FSET participants may be eligible for short-term training, case management and support services.
Medicaid provides medical services to low-income families with children, pregnant women, elderly and disabled individuals, including assistance with nursing home costs. A co-payment or premium may be required for some types of Medicaid.
Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP)
WHEAP provides assistance with fuel and utility expenses for low-income households. The program also provides weatherization and furnace repair for energy-inefficient homes. Crisis payments and proactive case management services are available for individuals whose heat or utilities are being disconnected by the vendor.
It is the policy of Manitowoc County to comply with the equal opportunity policy and standards of the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, the Department of Health Services and the Department of Workforce Development and all applicable state and federal statutes and regulations relating to nondiscrimination in employment and service delivery.