Tag: child care

Family Childcare Providers Get Reimbursed

Child reaching for strawberries on a counter.

Family Childcare Providers: Do you get reimbursed for food expenses through the USDA’s Child and Adult Food Program? If not, it’s probably time to sign up! The USDA just released the reimbursement rates for July 2019 – June 2020, and

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Lice Prevention Info

LICE PREVENTION INFO This info was provided by a community partner to help parents and child care providers prevent lice. Back to school season means lots of excitement. Do some prevention to avoid adding worry to your back to school

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Just Call: Dad Gets More Help Than Expected

Childcare Referral Specialist Helps Dad Find Child Care and More Sometimes a childcare referral is more than a referral. Teresa Castro, Resource and Referral Specialist, received one of those calls on July 19, 2016. A father called in who was looking

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November Early Childhood Positions

This is a regular posting of local jobs for early childhood professionals. We hope it helps professionals find positions and helps centers find staff to provide quality early childhood experiences. To add a posting e-mail it to outreach@fcrnew.org. All employers will

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Let’s Get Moving: Exercise for Kids

Let’s Get Moving: Exercise for Kids By: Maddie Packard Childhood obesity has and continues to be a serious problem in Wisconsin and the rest of the country.  A huge way to prevent this is exercise.  When most adults think of

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50 Years of Family Child Care – Sharon Hoppe

Sharon is the second one from the right with her classmates helping to spread the word about childcare provider appreciation day.  If you visit Sharon Hoppe, she might have a hard time finding a big seat for you. Most of her

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