Comprehensive Community Services
Dane County’s Comprehensive Community Services (CCS) are services and supports that assist people with mental health or substance use conditions to achieve their highest possible level of independence and stability.

CCS Program Basic Eligibility

  • Dane County resident;
  • Eligible for Medical Assistance;
  • Have a mental health or substance use diagnosis;
  • Functional limitation in one or more major life activities caused by mental health or substance use issues as measured by the state screen;
  • Need for psychosocial rehabilitation services;
  • Must have a current physician prescription for services.

More information on how to enroll.

ERI CCS Services

Employment Resources, Inc. (ERI) provides services to CCS participants. We provide a variety of services to help you achieve stability, increase independence, and move toward recovery. With CCS, you are included as an equal partner in identifying your goals and selecting the services that best fit your needs. Following are the services currently provided by ERI. Once enrolled in CCS, if you are interested in ERI services, contact your CCS services coordinator for more information.

Individual Peer Support

Work 1 on 1 with our Peer Specialist to explore and achieve your employment goals.

Employment Counseling

Unlock your potential and explore your strengths, define job goals, develop interview skills and other skills to get and keep a job.

Work & Benefits Counseling

Receive counseling, support, education about working and public benefits.

Job Search Support Group

A place where you can get and receive support, explore strategies, and share successes. More about joining our Job Search Support Group

Benefits Problem Solving

Do you have questions or issues with your public benefits? Get a letter you don’t understand? We can help!

Disability Benefits Application Support

Get help applying for Social Security or Medicaid disability benefits and other assistance programs.


How to Enroll in CCS in Dane County

To Apply for Comprehensive Community Services (CCS) please contact:

For Adults:
CCS Intake Worker
Dane County Department of Human Services
1202 Northport Drive, 3rd floor, Madison WI 53704
Phone: 608-242-6415
Website: Dane County CCS Program

CCS is a voluntary, community-based program funded by the State of Wisconsin and operated by the Dane County Department of Human Services. Once enrolled in CCS, if you are interested in ERI services, ask your CCS services coordinator for more information.