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

Treatment Foster Care

Contact the ND Nexus-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