Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

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Department of Children and Families’ public benefit programs will continue during the partial federal government shutdown. Read the full announcement here.

Program Integrity - Acronyms

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This is a list of commonly used acronyms throughout the child care web pages.

  • AE – Administrative or Agency Error
  • AG – Assistance Group
  • ALJ – Administrative Law Judge
  • ARF – Attendance Report Form
  • BECR – Bureau of Early Care Regulation
  • BELP – Bureau of Early Learning and Policy
  • BPI – Bureau of Program Integrity
  • BRITS – Benefit Recovery Investigation Tracking System
  • BRO – Bureau of Regional Operations
  • CARES – Client Assistance for Re-employment and Economic Support
  • CC – Child Care
  • CCAP – Consolidated Court Automation Programs
  • CE – Client Error
  • CSAW – Child Care Statewide Administration on the Web
  • CWW – CARES Worker Web
  • DCF – Department of Children and Families
  • DECE – Division of Early Care and Education
  • DHA – Division of Hearing and Appeals
  • DOR – Department of Revenue
  • EBT – Electronic Benefit Transfer
  • EBT-CSAW – EBT Child Care Administration on the Web
  • ECF – Electronic Case File
  • EVF-E – Employment Verification Form of Earnings
  • FEV – Front End Verification
  • FIS – Fidelity National Information Services
  • FPL – Federal Poverty Level
  • IPV – Intentional Program Violation
  • LFAM – Licensed Family Child Care Provider
  • LGRP – Licensed Group Child Care Provider
  • MECA – Milwaukee Early Care Administration
  • MilES – Milwaukee Enrollment Services
  • OLC – DCF: Office of Legal Counsel
  • PACU – Public Assistance Collection Unit
  • PARIS – Public Assistance Reporting Information System
  • PE – Provider Error
  • PLBC – Post Load Benefit Change
  • PIN – Personal Identification Number
  • POS – Point of Sale Device
  • RPA- Repayment Agreement
  • SISO – Sign In/Sign Out Attendance Records
  • SUITES – State Unemployment Insurance Tax Enterprise System
  • SWICA – State Wage Information Collection Agency
  • TA – Technical Assistance
  • VPA – Voluntary Repayment Agreement
  • WebI – Web Intelligence
  • WI – Wisconsin
  • YS – YoungStar