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Eligibility Management: Bayfield County

At the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), we are dedicated to serving people across the state. We help those who are eligible for benefits through our state and federal programs. These programs include Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, FoodShare, and others.

We partner with county and tribal offices across the state to help you find out if you’re eligible for one of our programs. This includes helping you:

  • Apply, renew or make changes to your benefits.
  • Interview for FoodShare benefits.
  • Get answers to your questions.

Below is contact information for these and other services.

Department of Human Services

Agency Type: IM

Office Type: Main

117 5th St East
PO Box 100
Washburn, WI 54891

Telephone: 888-794-5722

Office Fax: 855-293-1822


Lobby Hours:
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m
Friday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m
Saturday: Closed

FoodShare On-demand Interview Hours

County-specific appointment instructions

Evening and weekend appointments may be available upon request.

Suspect fraud?

Reach out to the right person among our Income Maintenance Agency Fraud Contacts (PDF).

Last revised August 30, 2022