The first step in becoming licensed as a children's
foster home is to call DHHS at 262-741-3200
to request an informational packet.&nbp;You can also call this number
to talk with staff if you have questions.
- Complete and mail the application material in the informational
- DHHS staff will review your application
- A DHHS worker will meet with you in your home to get to know your
family and to learn what type of child will best fit in your home
- You may be asked to attend foster parent orientation and training.
Congratulations! You are now a licensed foster
To learn more about Wisconsin's need for foster and adoptive
parents, click on the link below.
Wisconsin Department of
Children & Families