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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 @wisconsin.gov.

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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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Finding High-Quality Child Care


Ever since you became a parent, perhaps even before, you have been learning about child development. As your child got older, it didn't take long for you to understand the impact a quality learning environment has on their development. 

Now you are ready to find care for your child, someone who shares your understanding of development, someone who offers a high-quality learning environment, and can meet your specific child care needs. But where do you start?


YoungStar has collected the following resources to help guide and support you in your search for high-quality child care: