DCCDC to Provide Child Care

News from the Door County Pulse —

Door Community Child Development Center to Begin Providing Child Care Services

DCCDC child care services will begin September 7! Services will be located in Sturgeon Bay’s former Barker Child Development Center. Enrollment will begin August 10.

The quick reopening is due to hard work by the Barker Center’s former director, the Door County Medical Center (DCMC) and the Sturgeon Bay YMCA.

Tuition rates will be competitive with other child care centers in Door, Brown and Kewaunee counties. Along with state subsidies, a scholarship fund is being established, , to help families cover tuition costs,.The DCCDC will be following the Creative Curriculum, which includes Wisconsin model early-learning standards. Plus, it will be working with Youngstar to be formally rated within the first year of opening.


The center will be open weekdays 6 AM – 5:30 PM and will provide child care to children ages six weeks to five years.


Parents can add their name to the waiting list at app.waitlistplus.com/DoorCommunityChildDe/Portal/Signup