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Foster Care Agencies

A license is required to operate a foster home. An application and a home study are required. All adults living in the home must successfully complete a fingerprint-based criminal background check.

To find the agency nearest you, to request an application, or to visit with foster care representatives about the licensing process, contact the foster care agency in the county or region in which you live.

Regular Family Foster Care

Contact your local County Social Service Office.

Treatment Foster Care

Contact the PATH office in your region.

Fargo: (800) 766-9321
Grand Forks: (800) 766-9356
Devils Lake: (800) 766-9389
Minot: (800) 766-9885
Williston: (800) 766-9387
Bismarck: (800) 766-9279
Dickinson: (800) 766-9351
Jamestown: (800) 766-9363

Therapeutic Foster Care

Lutheran Social Services
Fargo, ND
Phone: (701) 235-7341

Sex Trafficking Host Homes

Bismarck - (701) 255-6909
Fargo - (701) 232-8558

Unaccompanied Refugee Minor Program

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota
3911 20th Ave. S.
Fargo ND 58103
Phone: (701) 235-7341


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