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Report Child Care Fraud

If you suspect Child Care Fraud, be a part of the solution. You may remain anonymous. Please fill out the Child Care Fraud Form, or email dcfmbchildcarefraud

Report a Child Care Concern or Complaint

If you have a concern about something going on in a child care facility or you suspect child abuse, neglect or exploitation at a child care facility, please use the drop-down menu on the Tell Us How We Are Doing page to fill out the appropriate complaint form.

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The Department of Children and Families (DCF) uses this email list to communicate the following:

  • General child care information updates
  • YoungStar and child care quality improvement information
  • Wisconsin Shares program updates
  • Child care professional development opportunities
  • Child care certification and licensing memos or updates
  • DCF Child Care Provider Newsletter
  • Other child care topics

Effective June 1, 2016, DCF retired the old child care and YoungStar email lists and replacing them with this new email list. If you wish to continue to receive child care emails, you must subscribe to this new list.

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Updated June 06, 2016

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