ForwardHealth Community Partners

Community-based organizations are encouraged to help people apply for BadgerCare Plus, Wisconsin Medicaid, FoodShare, and Family Planning Only Services. By creating partnerships with local agencies, community-based organizations can help individuals and families enroll in these programs as well as help them learn about Wisconsin health and nutrition public assistance programs.

Below are recent emails regarding program updates, call center closings, and more as well as helpful resources.


September 2020

August 2020

July 2020

June 2020

May 2020

April 2020

March 2020

February 2020


ACCESS Website

People can use the ACCESS website to:
  • Find out which low or no-cost health, nutrition and other programs they might be able to enroll in.
  • Apply for FoodShare, Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, and Family Planning Only Services.
  • Get up-to-date information about the status of their FoodShare, Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, Family Planning Only Services, SeniorCare, or Caretaker Supplement benefits.
  • Report changes to their agency.
  • Renew their benefits and submit the FoodShare Six-Month Report form.

ACCESS Handbook

ACCESS Training Tool

Information about Express Enrollment

MyACCESS Mobile App

With the MyACCESS mobile app, people can:

  • Check their enrollment status.
  • Get reminders about actions they need to take.
  • Submit and track the status of documents.

The following MyACCESS mobile app communications are available:

Last Revised: September 18, 2020