The foster and adoption journey is often filled with twists and turns that can be confusing, challenging and frustrating. But this can also be a beautifully rewarding and impactful experience for you and the children in your care. You provide emotional, physical, spiritual and intellectual support for children day in and day out. We want to do the same for you; to ensure you have the resources you need – when you need them.

Explore our collection of curated resources and find a breadth of knowledge, services and options in the areas of healthcare, education, financial, legal, county and state and caregiver

Healthcare & Mental Health

University of Minnesota Adoption Medicine Clinic

Nexus-Kindred Family Healing

Dr. Nancy Binford

Minnesota’s Association of Children’s Mental Health

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Thrive Behavioral Network

SEIU Healthcare Minnesota & Iowa

Safe Harbor Counseling and Consultation (Anne Hoff, therapist)

Ampersand Families


Children’s Rights Innovation Fund

National Council for Adoption

Forever Families Through Adoption

Minnesota Disability Law Center

North American Council Adoptable Children

County and State


Minnesota Department of Human Services

Safe Passage for Children of Minnesota

North Star Adoption Assistance Program

Child Welfare Information Gateway


Think small

Sesame Street in Communities – Foster Care

Foster Youth College Resources

Caregiver Support

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Foster the Love MN

National Foster Parent Association