The Carver County Child Care Licensing Unit, as an agent of the State of Minnesota Department of Human Services, DHS, is responsible to license and monitor In-home Family Child Care providers within the county.
Click on the links below for more information:
- Finding Child Care in Carver County
- Forms for Licensed Providers
- Legal Unlicensed Child Care
- Licensing Process
- Provider Rules & Regulations
- Required Training for Providers & Staff
- Resources for Providers
(Resources to help providers navigate the Emergency Preparedness requirements are listed under Resources for Providers)
Check out the
New DHS Website
for Providers & Parents!
The Child Care Licensing staff is available to answer questions about the licensing process. By working together, we hope to get providers off to a positive and successful start in the child care field.
Carver County Child Care Licensing
Health & Human Services Bldg.
602 East 4th Street
Chaska, MN 55318
*Child Care Centers in Minnesota are licensed through the Department of Human Services Licensing Division. For information regarding a child care center, call DHS at (651) 431-6550 or visit the DHS website.