Licensing Orientations

Some counties have group orientation meetings that you need to attend in order to become licensed.  You will need to contact the licensor in your area to inquire about the process.  

Below are the orientation meetings for Benton, Stearns, Sherburne & Wright Counties. 

For additional county licensors please contact our office at 800-288-8549 or click here for a full list.

Benton County

Held at the Benton County Human Services Bldg. 531 Dewey Street, Foley.

Tuesday, September 12th

Tuesday, November 14th 

To register please call:  Pam Foss at 320-968-5158 or visit Benton County's website.


Stearns County

Held at the Stearns County Service Center - 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park 12:30 to 4:00 PM

Tuesday, October 10th

Tuesday, December 12th

Register for an Orientation online at or email 


Sherburne County

Held at the Sherburne County Government Center - Hwy 10 in Elk River, Board Room from 9:00 a.m.  - Noon.

Thursday, October 12th

Thursday, December 7th

For more information, visit Sherburne County's licensing website.


Wright County

Held at the Wright County Human Services Building, 1004 Commercial Drive, Buffalo, MN from 1:00 - 4:00 PM, ROOM 127

Tuesday, September 19th

Tuesday, November 21st

To register contact Wright County Day Care Licensing, Becky at 763-682-7485 or 800-362-3667 or or visit Wright County Child Care Licensing website.

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