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Wisconsin Works (W-2)

W-2 Participant Placements by Calendar Year:

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This report, sorted by Wisconsin agency, displays the number of W-2 cases that had a placement as of the last day of the report month (or the latest day in the report month where there was a placement before a case closed).

Payment placements include Community Service Jobs (CSJ) - (including Caring for a Newborn (CMC), At Risk Pregnancy (ARP), and W-2 Transition (W-2 T). Subsidized employment placements include the Transitional Jobs Program, TEMP Non-Custodial Parent (TNP), and Stipends Non-Custodial Parent (TSP). Non-payment placements include Case Management Service for Working Individual (CMU), Case Management Follow-up (CMF), Case Management Service for Job Ready Individual (CMJ), Case Management Pregnancy (CMP), Case Management Minor Parent (CMM), Case Management Non-Custodial Parent (CMN), and Case Management Denied Extension (CMD). 

W-2 Participant Placements

Paid Placements: 2015 2016 2017 2018

TEMP Custodial Parent: 2016 2017 2018

TEMP Non-Custodial Parent: 2016 2017 2018

Stipends Non-Custodial Parent: 2016 2017 2018

Unpaid Placements: 2015 2016 2017 2018

Total Caseload: 2015 2016 2017 2018

W-2 Participant Placement Types

2018: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov

2017: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 

2016: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

2015: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

W-2 Recipients (Participants and Eligible Assistance Group Members) by Month by Calendar Year

W-2 participant reports, sorted  by Wisconsin agency, display the number of W-2 participants, W-2 assistance group adults, W-2 assistance group children and total W-2 assistance group individuals by month. The counts in these monthly reports do not show total unduplicated counts over periods greater than one month.

2018: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov

2017: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

2016: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

2015: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec