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Provider Information

This page contains information for child care providers/centers serving children eligible for Wisconsin Shares Subsidy Program.


  • Provider Applications for YoungStar
    • Learn how to apply to participate in YoungStar - Wisconsin's Child Care Quality Rating and Improvement System
  • General Information Regarding YoungStar
    • YoungStar gives parents the tools and information they need to raise happy, healthy kids. And, YoungStar helps preschools, home-based programs, learning centers, and other child care providers give children safe, nurturing
      places to grow.
  • YoungStar Email List
    • Sign up to receive notifications about YoungStar and quality child care

Wisconsin Shares Child Care Provider Guide

  • Provider Guide
    • A 19-page document that provides an overview of the Wisconsin Shares program for child care providers
      who accept child care subsidy payments. (This guide is currently not available. It will be updated in early 2017)
  • Provider Guide (Spanish)

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