DHS licenses service providers and monitors and investigates their compliance with Minnesota laws and rules. Licensing protects the health, safety and rights of those receiving services by requiring that providers meet minimum standards of care and physical environment.
Learn more about licenses, background studies and maltreatment investigations.
A listing of the types of programs and services licensed by DHS.
Search DHS’ licensing information database for frequently requested public information.
Report abuse of those who receive services of licensed facilities.
Report fraud by recipients of public assistance programs, and child and health care providers.
Information about maltreatment investigations and reports.