HHS Vision, Mission & Values


To be a leader as a supportive organization to advocate for the preservation, health and well-being of our community.


To provide services that enhance quality of life by focusing on prevention, safety, wellness, and self-sufficiency. In partnership, we provide a continuum of integrated services that empower by preserving and strengthening individuals, families, and the community.

Core Value Statements - Our guide to accomplish our Vision & Mission for all who enter our doors

  • Treat everyone with respect, dignity and compassion in a confidential manner.

  • Provide a healthy professional environment.

  • Support a positive environment of collaboration.

  • Recognize and advocate based on the uniqueness of our consumers and community.

  • We are leaders and catalysts for change.

  • Embrace diversity of the individual and family.

  • Believe in the support and education of the community.

  • Creatively pursue resource opportunities based on identified needs.

  • Demonstrate integrity through the responsible use of public funds.


Trauma-Informed Care

Adams County Health & Human Services is currently working to become a Trauma-Informed Champion by realizing the prevalence of trauma, recognizing that trauma affects people differently, and learning to say, "What happened to you" instead of "What is wrong with you" and avoiding inadvertent re-traumatization.

Wisconsin Department of Health Services - Trauma-Informed Care