Human Services

Mission
To protect and improve the quality of life.

Vision Statement
Building on a foundation of motivated and dedicated staff, providers, and adequate resources, the Department of Human Services will promote integrated services that are valued. This will be accomplished by partnering with individuals and a responsive and proactive community. What we do will make a difference!

Crisis Services Available
Mental health crisis services are available by calling 866-317-9362 for help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Crisis Center is staffed by mental health professionals trained in crisis intervention.

Visit this website for more crisis information throughout Wisconsin

ACCESS is a State website that provides eligibility support services for health and nutrition. ACCESS is a free, easy-to-use internet tool that can help you or someone you know to:
  • Find out which low or no-cost health, nutrition, and other programs you might be eligible for
  • Apply online for FoodShare, Medicaid / BadgerCare, and the Family Planning Waiver Program
  • Get answers to common questions
What is the Aging & Disability Resource Center?
Watch this short video to see how the ADRC can help you

Contractor Information

The Bayfield County Department of Human Services has a file of eligible carpenters and plumbers. No amount of work is guaranteed and is on an as-needed basis. Interested parties may contact the department at 715-373-6144 to request a paper application or fill out this online contractor form.