Wisconsin Council on Children & Families (WCCF) The WCCF is a nonprofit, multi-issue child and family advocacy agency. The Council’s mission is to ensure that every child in Wisconsin grows up in a just and nurturing family and community. They are continually advocating for effective health, economic security, safety, education and human service delivery systems.
Child Care Information Center The Child Care Information Center is a mail-order lending library and information clearing house serving anyone in Wisconsin in the field of child care and early childhood education. Their goal is to help Wisconsin’s child care professionals give the best possible start to Wisconsin’s children.
The Registry The Registry is Wisconsin’s professional development recognition system for early care and education professionals since 1991. A Registry Certificate is required for all teachers, directors, and administrators in licensed child care programs. Visit the website to learn more and to find all Registry approved trainings.
Wisconsin Early Childhood Collaborating Partners (WECCP) The mission of WECCP is that Wisconsin communities, agencies, associations, and state government will work together as a system of high quality comprehensive early childhood services for every child and family who wants to access them. Learn more about the Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards, Social Emotional Foundations of
Wisconsin Department of Children and Families (DCF) The mission of the Department of Children and Families is to promote the economic and social well-being of Wisconsin’s children and Families. The Department is committed to protecting children, strengthening families, and building communities. It also approves and maintains the licenses of child care providers throughout the state.
Child Care Resource & Referral, Inc. (CCR&R Hub) Child Care Resource & Referral Inc. is the CCR&R agency that provides child care referrals for families and careigvers in need of regulated child care programs to the following counties: Manitowoc, Sheboygan, Fond du Lac, Calumet, Waupaca, Outagamie, Winnebago, & Green Lake. Contact SFTA (website information listed
Family Connections, Inc. is a member of Supporting Families Together Association (SFTA). SFTA cultivates a system of organizations and professionals across Wisconsin to promote quality, strengths-based, early childhood services in all communities. SFTA’s core members consist of Wisconsin Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) agencies and Family Resource Centers (FRCs). Together with their member agencies, SFTA