Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Protecting Children, Strengthening Families, Building Communities

Media Contact

(608) 266-9000
dcfmedia@wisconsin.gov

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.

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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Area child Care Providers Rewarded for Improvements
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Black River Falls Child Care Provider Receives Award
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Local Child Care Providers Win Awards
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Dane County Child Care A Providers Get Federal Money
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The Star

Wood County Child Care Management Honored
5/18/2015
MarshfieldNewsHerald.com

Columbia County Receives Award for Child Care Performance
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Lodi Enterprise

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5/17/2015
The Dunn County News

New e-Connect Child Care Services Technical Diploma Added to WITC Curriculum
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4/24/2014
Burnett County Sentinel

As Wisconsin Child care Improve, So Will Kids' Lives
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8/27/2012
WXOW News

Cap Care receives 4 Star Rating
8/25/2012
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Early learning a wise investment
4/30/2012
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Walker, Evers unveil report aimed at enhancing reading skills
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