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Foster Parenting

Become A Foster Parent

To children with special needs.

Foster Care
With her own children grown and out of the house, Lorraine, a foster care provider, felt a void in her life. She discovered that opening up her home to children in need was rewarding.


Our foster care providers receive:

  • Free training (including pre-service training)
  • 24/7 on-call support
  • Reimbursements


Join our family today! Register for an informational session or contact our Foster Care Recruiter & Licensor to learn more.

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I can't imagine why everybody isn't doing this. I enjoy it so much. If I didn't have the foster kids, I don't know what I would do.
Lorraine, Foster Care Provider
Informational Meetings

Sessions are held on the first Thursday of every month 10 a.m. – noon and 6 – 8 p.m.

St. David’s Center’s Satellite Office
8800 Highway 7, Suite 200
St. Louis Park, MN 55426

Informational session registration is required 24 hours in advance. Please note sessions are not held if there are no participants registered to attend. 

Register by using the form below:

  • Time of Day?
All applicants need to attend all training dates.  If you are interested in moving forward with the licensing process and have not already submitted an application and background study paperwork, please do so as soon as possible.


It is recommended that you complete a foster parent application and background studies prior to attending classroom training.

In addition to classroom training, applicants must also complete:


There will be a sign-up for this on the first night of training.

3-Hour Car Seat Safety Class

There will be a sign-up for this on the first night of training.

CPR/First Aid

If you are already certified, bring your card/certificate the first night of class. If not, there will be a sign-up on the first night of classroom training.

Join Our Foster Care Family Today!


Contact the Foster Care Recruiter & Licensor today!

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