Foster Care Handbook

Please request a copy of the handbook from your Child Foster Care social worker. Work is in progress to put this handbook online.



Agreement Between Foster Parents and Placement Agency

Data Privacy

Data Practices

Complaint and Grievance Procedures for Foster Children

Child Foster Care Discipline Policy

Foster Care Drug and Alcohol Policy

Babysitting guidelines

Training Requirements

Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Reporting Process

Financial Resources

Claim Form Instructions

Claim Form

Vacation Claim Form


Northstar Care

Other Forms

Incident Report

Medical Monitoring Form

Family Child Foster Care Licensing Checklist

Home Safety Checklist

Statutes and Rules

MN Rule 2960 Child Foster Care LIcensing 29.60.3000 - 2960.3340

Other Resources

Minnesota Joint Underwriting Association (MUJA) - Liability Insurance

Child and Teen Check ups