What are the requirements for adult foster care?
To become licensed as a family foster care provider, the applicant must meet minimum licensing standards:
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have bedroom space available for resident(s)
  • Live in Chisago County in a home that meets fire safety code inspection by the State Fire Marshal
  • Meet required training hours annually
  • Meet with the licensor to complete a home study of the family
  • Pass a criminal background check on all household members who are 13 years of age or older (and anyone who may have direct unsupervised contact with the client)
  • Provide 3 positive references

Show All Answers

1. What is adult foster care?
2. What are the requirements for adult foster care?
3. What does typical family adult foster care look like?
4. Are all adult foster care homes in a family setting?
5. What types of support do adult foster care providers receive?
6. What is a quick review of qualifications and regulations for adult foster care?