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  • Second Annual Foster Youth Graduation Event
    Looking Ahead to the Future: Second Annual Foster Youth Graduation Event

    “Always keep dreaming – it’s the way to ‘see’ where your future is heading.”

    Those sage words of advice were offered by Wisconsin Department of Children and Families Secretary Eloise Anderson during the second annual Foster Youth Graduation event at the Executive Residence.

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  • Photo Reunited, And It Feels So Good
    Reunited, And It Feels So Good

    An emotional speech by Demetras Barfield about his journey towards reunification with his daughter Demetrionna highlighted this year’s Reunification Day Celebration at Saint A’s in Milwaukee.

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  • Stopping Child Care Fraud

    DCF does not tolerate fraud. Our work to find, fight and stop fraud has saved over $120 million in the Wisconsin Shares program. Read more about how DCF is protecting taxpayer dollars as we ensure programs serve the families of Wisconsin.

  • Resource for Parents

    Do you know which child care providers have star power? With DCF's YoungStar website, accessing quality child care for working parents will be easier than ever! Together we can help Wisconsin's little stars shine bright!

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DCF Headquarters Temporarily Relocated


DCF Headquarters Temporarily Relocated

On May 16, 2014 a fire occurred in the building housing the Department of Children and Families (DCF) located at 201 E. Washington Ave., Madison. Assessment of building damage and time needed for clean-up has prompted temporary relocation of DCF employees until further notice. Currently, Department headquarters is physically located at:

345 Washington Ave., 4th floor, Madison, WI 53703.

NOTE: U.S. Mail, emails, and telephone calls are being forwarded to DCF staff and handled as usual, with continuity of service to the public.

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