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Resource Family Services

Foster Parents Training and Assessment

Resource Family Services provides screening, training, and assessment to individuals interested in becoming foster or adoptive families for the SD Department of Social Services. Through this contract, LSS partners with the SD Department of Social Services to identify and develop resource families to meet the needs of South Dakota’s children and families.

Our services are contracted and work in conjunction with the South Dakota Department of Social Services – Child Protection Services. LSS Resource Family Services Specialists are located throughout the state and will work closely with you to answer your questions, help you understand the process, requirements and commitment necessary to become a licensed foster family. 

If you would like additional information, please contact LSS Resource Family Services at 605-221-2390,, or by submitting your information below.

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