Monthly Archives: December 2012

Difficulty of Care (DOC) payments in Minnesota

In a previous post I discussed receiving foster care payments as a part of the process of adopting through the Minnesota Waiting Children program. One part of the foster care payment is the Difficulty of Care (DOC) payment. Minnesota Administrative … Continue reading

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Minnesota Waiting Children Program and Foster Care Payments

If you decide to pursue adoption through the Minnesota Waiting Children program, you will (from a legal standpoint) be considered the child’s foster parent (or “pre-adoptive foster parent”) when the child is placed with you. From the time that the … Continue reading

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