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ForwardHealth: Central Consortium

Phone: 888-445-1621
Fax: 855-293-1822

A consortium is made up of county agencies. They are called income maintenance or economic support agencies. There are 11 consortia, or groups of these agencies, across the state. County agencies can help you apply for or enroll in programs such as:

You can apply for services at any of the agencies in your consortium. Each one has its own center you can call for help.

Wisconsin’s Central Consortium

Wisconsin’s Central Consortium includes these counties:

Select your county to find the agency’s address and phone number.

FoodShare on-demand interview hours

If you’re applying for or are in FoodShare, you can complete your interview in person at the agency. You can also call 888-445-1621 to make an appointment for an interview or complete the interview without an appointment over the phone during these hours:

Monday: 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday: Noon–3:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Learn more about county agencies that provide eligibility services

Last revised July 5, 2022