What is the application process?

If you have decided to provide traditional Adult Foster Care:

  • 1 to 2 home visits to complete the licensing process
  • Applicant completes the initial licensing packet
  • Contact the AFC Licensing Worker at 320-968-5111
  • DHS makes the final licensing decision
  • Fire inspection
  • Licensing Orientation with you in your home
  • Recommendation to Department of Human Services (DHS) for licensing

If you are interested in Corporate Foster Care, you may contact the AFC Licensing worker at 320-968-5111.

The application process generally takes 3 to 4 months.

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1. What is Adult Foster Care?
2. What types of Adult Foster Care are there?
3. What are the licensing requirements for Adult Foster Care?
4. What is the application process?
5. How are providers paid?
6. What kind of clients will I get?
7. What is the role of the licensor?
8. What types of supports are available to Adult Foster Care providers?
9. What are the training requirements for Adult Foster Care providers?
10. Am I responsible for residents' medical bills?