Do I need a background check to become licensed?

Yes, all individuals living and/or living in the home aged 13+ require a cleared background check completed by NetStudy specifically for family childcare.  Individuals 18+ will require a fingerprint-based background check.  There are additional fees related to background studies. 

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1. How do I get a license to become a family child care provider?
2. Who do I contact to register for orientation?
3. How long does the licensing process take?
4. Is there a fee to become licensed?
5. What training is required to become licensed?
6. Do I need a background check to become licensed?
7. Can I operate a family child care somewhere else other than my primary residence?
8. Who are the childcare licensors at Blue Earth County?
9. What other services or support can I expect from the licensing staff?
10. How many licensed family child care homes are there in Blue Earth County?
11. Are there any resources to help guide me through the licensing process?