Welcome to the Racine County Economic Support Division
It is the mission of the Workforce Development Center to promote the economic prosperity of the area by providing quality services for employers, job seekers and taxpayers.
How to apply for public assistance:
The Wisconsin Access website allows customers to apply, renew, and access benefit information, as well as report changes on their case. Some programs require an interview as part of the application process, but can usually be done over the phone. Click on the Access image below to visit the State website:
You may apply in person for public assistance programs at the Application Verification Center on the first floor of the Dennis Kornwolf Service Center located at 1717 Taylor Avenue, between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm (Monday - Friday). You may also call Wisconsin’s Kenosha Racine Partners (WKRP) at 1-888-794-5820 for more information.