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Kewaunee County Wisconsin
The Children & Families Unit provides a comprehensive range of services to children juveniles and families to address child abuse and neglect, protect children, improve individual and family functioning and integrity, and promote healthy and functional lifestyles.

Services may be provided through any of the following programming offered by the unit:
  • Programs and Services Provided Intake & Initial Assessment: Provides assessment of safety when a child has been maltreated or is at risk of maltreatment
  • Ongoing Child Welfare: Court-ordered or voluntary services to assist families in addressing concerns for children identified as unsafe or at-risk of maltreatment
  • Juvenile Justice Services: Identification and resolution of conditions contributing to delinquency, truancy, and behavioral issues
  • Foster Care Coordination: Recruitment, licensure, training, and ongoing support for individuals interested in providing temporary care for children
  • Kinship Care: Support for children living outside of their home with a relative
  • Child Care Certification: Certification of persons who provide child care for 1 to 3 children under age 7 unrelated to the provider, or who are not otherwise required to be licensed as a child care center under s. 48.65, Stat
  • Community Education: Information regarding mandated reporting, programming, and services to our community partners