Child Protective Services (CPS)
Child Protection Services screen reports of suspected child maltreatment for jurisdiction and response time; conduct family Initial Assessments to determine safety and risk concerns and refer family for services as needed; provide court related services including court referrals, court reports, testimony, and recommendations. Additional duties include voluntary child welfare assessments and referrals to agency and community resources.
If you have Child Protective Services concerns, please call (920) 787-6550.
To report child abuse or neglect call 920-787-6550, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and ask for the CPS Access Worker on call. If your concern is outside our normal work hours (from 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, or on a weekend or holiday), please contact Waushara County Sheriff’s Department at 920-787-3321.
Assesses and certifies placements of children with relatives when parents are unable to provide care.
To speak to someone about becoming a foster parent, please feel free to contact Whitney Golding, the Foster Care Coordinator for Waushara County Human Services. Whitney can be reached at (920) 787-6550 or at email@example.com
Family Child Care Provider Certification
If interested in becoming a certified In Home child care provider, please contact Waushara County Human Services at 920-787-6550.