Child Care Resources, Programs
and Regulations in Wisconsin


Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Division of Early Care and Education

Bureau of Early Care Regulation

201 E. Washington Ave. 2nd Floor P.O. Box 8916 Madison, WI 53708-8916

Phone: 608-266-9314

Resource and Referral Agencies

Supporting Families Together Association

5 Odana Court Madison, WI 53719

Phone: 608-271-1230 / Toll Free: 888-713-5437


Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Bureau of Early Childhood Education

"Wisconsin Shares" Child Care Subsidy Program

201 East Washington Avenue P.O. Box 7972 Madison, WI 53707-7972

Phone: 608-266-3443


The R.E.W.A.R.D.™ WISCONSIN Stipend Program is a compensation and retention initiative for members of the early care and education workforce. Incremental yearly salary supplements are awarded to individuals based on their educational attainments and longevity in the field. The goals of the program are to: Increase compensation of early childhood professionals. Reward and retain professionals who have attained education specific to the field. Encourage continued education. Reduce turnover. Improve the quality of care received by Wisconsin children.

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