The Department of Health and Human Services consists of the following divisions:  Delinquency and Court Services, Disabilities Services, Management Services, Housing and Behavioral Health, which includes Emergency Medical Services.

All divisions report to the office of the Director of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Recent Press Releases Referencing Department of Health and Human Services

Lowering the Cost of Health Care: 2019 Individual Health Insurance Rates to Drop by an Average 4.2 Percent Thanks to Governor Walker’s Health Care Stability Plan

Individual premiums expected to drop $992.28 on average compared to without Gov. Walker’s actions

$900K Grant Awarded to Milwaukee County to Fight Opioid Abuse, Homelessness Among Women Involved in Street Prostitution

Federal DOJ grant helps County expand partnership with Benedict Center, offer extended Housing Navigation services under the Housing First model

Northwest Side Community Development Corporation

Northwest Side Community Development Corporation Awarded OCS CED Grant to Finance Argon Industries Expansion

NWSCDC to partner with MEDC to finance Argon Industries expansion; project will create 40 new jobs in Milwaukee.