Human Services

The Human Services Division is a multi-purpose agency providing a wide range of services to adults, children, and families. The Calumet County Human Services Division provides all the services and carries all the legal responsibilities of a county social services department, a 51.42 / 437 board, county aging unit, and child support agency.

No person shall be denied services nor be discriminated against, on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, or disability (as defined in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)), arrest or conviction record, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital status, or military participation.

Management Staff

  • Kathy Groeschel, Aging and Disability Resource Center Supervisor
  • Kristi LeClairBehavioral Health Manager
  • Samantha GonneringBehavioral Health Supervisor
  • Tara Beaton, Birth to 3 and Children's Long-Term Support Supervisor
  • Chu Lee-Yang, Child Welfare Supervisor
  • Mitch Birkey, Economic Support, Child Support Manager
  • Jordan Knueppel, Family Services Supervisor
  • Joann Dewhurst, Long-Term Support and Aging and Disability Resource Center Manager