Family Child Care Licensing

Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services is responsible for the licensing and monitoring of family child care homes located within the county. This includes conducting an initial licensing study, recommendation for licensure, providing ongoing monitoring of compliance with licensing standards, provision of technical assistance to license providers, responding to parent questions and investigating complaints of licensed family childcare providers. 

Currently, there are approximately 90 licensed family child care providers in Kandiyohi County. To find more information on Kandiyohi County’s Licensed Child Care Programs:
For more information about becoming a licensed family childcare provider in Kandiyohi County,  or if you have questions or concerns about a licensed family childcare program in Kandiyohi County, please contact the Kandiyohi County Family Childcare Licensing Worker at 320-231-7800.

Who must be licensed to provide Child Care?

Why licensing matters

Kandiyohi County Family Child Care Licensing Forms and Resources

COVID 19 Links for Family Child Care