Foster Care Licensing

Foster Care Licensing
Kanabec County Family Services provides licensing for Family Child Care, Child Foster Care, and Adult Foster Care homes located throughout the county. We are always seeking new providers to meet the needs of our community members. Orientations to these programs are provided on a regular basis. If you are interested in becoming a provider, please call Family Services Adult Intake at 320-679-6350 or click here to register. 

Steps to Become Licensed:

  • Attend orientation to receive application, background studies, and information about fire marshal inspections
  • Licensor will come to your home for a safety check after application, background studies and fire marshal inspection are completed
  • Entire licensing process may take 60 – 90 days