Foster Care

What is Child Foster Care? An adult or family cares for children who have experienced child abuse or neglect in their own home. Foster parents may be single or married, have children or not, rent or own their home, relatives or not. Foster parents need to be committed to helping children through tough times, flexible, and provide temporary care and nurturing to children. >Information for Providers

What is Adult Foster Care? An adult provides care in their own home for up to 5 functionally disabled adults. These individuals may need assistance with supervision, personal care, and protection while supporting their community involvement, employment, and recreational opportunities.

For assistance with any of the following programs call 320-679-6350 OR click on the title and it will link you to more information

Foster Care Licensing
Foster Family Orientation

Additional Resources:
DHS Foster Care