Foster Care

Recruitment & Licensing of Adult Foster Care Homes

There are approximately 62 adult foster care homes licensed by Crow Wing County Social Services. Local foster homes are an integral part of the continuum of community-based services. Foster care homes may provide emergency placement services and respite care in addition to traditional foster care services.

Crow Wing County partners with Sourcewell for all adult foster care licensing services. Find licensing information and forms on the Sourcewell website. Are you interested in becoming licensed? Learn more and start the process by contacting a regional licensing specialist at

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