Emergency Child Care for Health System and Other Essential Workers

Applicants must be classified as a Tier 1 or Tier 2 Essential Worker by the State of Wisconsin. See definition of Tier 1 and Tier 2 Essential Workers below.

  • Tier 1: employees, contractors, and other support staff working in health care.
  • Tier 2: employees, contractors, and other staff in vital areas, including but not limited to military; long-term care; residential care; pharmacies; child care; child welfare; government operations; public safety and critical infrastructure such as sanitation, transportation, utilities, telecommunications; grocery and food services; supply chain operators; and other sectors as determined by the department.

 

Locations

Child Care Ages/Info

Cost Info
(sliding fees may be available)

Contact Information

YMCA of the Fox Cities

Potential Locations:

  • Appleton
    (downtown)
  • Neenah
  • Kimberly
  • Greenville
  • Apple Creek
    (North Appleton)

Early Childhood: 6 weeks-5 years old

School Age: 6-12 years old

Best option for families with both early childhood and school age children.

Early Childhood Full Day
(5 days/wk)

  • 6 weeks-2 years old = $236
  • 2-4 years old = $210
  • 4-6 years old = $169

Early Childhood Daily
(If openings are available.)

  • 6 weeks-2 years old = $47
  • 2-4 years old = $42
  • 4-6 years old = $33.80

School Age

  • 7-11 years old = $30/day

Phone Number: 920-702-2315

Application Forms:


Oshkosh YMCA

  • Oshkosh

School Age: 5-12 years old

School Age

  • 5-12 years old = $37/day
  • Scholarships and assistance is available for the Oshkosh YMCA program.

Contact: Eric Davis

Phone Number: 920-230-8967


Boys & Girls Club Fox Cities

  • Appleton
  • Menasha

School Age: 6-13 years old

For one child: Sliding fee scale of $10, $20, or $30 per day.

Contact: Marissa Scray

Phone Number: 920-750-5848

Application Forms: Apply Online


Boys & Girls Club Oshkosh

Pending

  • Oshkosh

School Age: 5-12 years old

Fee: $35/day first child; $20/day each additional. Inquire about reduced rates for qualifying families.

Contact: Lindsay Clark

Phone Number: 920-233-1414, Ext. 114

Application Forms: Apply Online


Boys & Girls Club Berlin

Pending

  • Berlin

Ages: 6-12 years old

Fee: $30/day first child; $25/day each additional. Inquire about reduced rates for qualifying families.

Contact: Mindy Collado

Phone Number: 920-361-2717, Ext. 300

Application Forms: Apply Online


Child Care Resource & Referral

  • Calumet County
  • Fond du Lac County
  • Green Lake County
  • Manitowoc County
  • Outagamie County
  • Sheyboygan County
  • Waupaca County

Ages: 6 weeks-12 years old

Child care options for regulated family child care homes and group child care centers.

Cost varies by program.

Contact: Dana Bain

Contact: Connie Frey

Phone Number: 920-886-1211


Wisconsin Department of Children and Families Child Care Finder

 
 

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