Shelter referrals are taken from the Intake Unit at St. Joseph's Home for ChiIdren and all clients have active cases with Hennepin County Human Services and a Public Health Department Social Worker. Out-of-county referrals are considered and accepted on a case-by-case basis.
Shelter Care for Kids is a for-profit corporation, and is licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Our licensed capacity is 10 children and we are licensed under Children's Residential Facilities Rule 2960. Funding is provided solely by the Purchase of Service Agreement with Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department.