1167d – Webinar – Northstar Care
(August 2017) This webinar provides a basic overview of Northstar Care for Children, which is the benefits program associated with foster care, adoption, and transfer of permanent legal and physical custody to a relative (TPLPC). The primary focus is on Northstar Adoption Assistance and Northstar Kinship Assistance. Available benefits, eligibility criteria, procedures, and responsibilities of the local agency and the Minnesota Department of Human Services will be reviewed.
This webinar is FREE of charge.
Heidi Ombisa Skallet, MSW, LISW is the Agency Policy Specialist for Adoption and Kinship at the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS).