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Where

New Direction Family Foster Care is located on the shores of beautiful Island Lake Reservoir just outside of Duluth MN. We welcome children into our home and family, offering a structured program in a safe and stable environment.  Our mission is to help children pursue their goals while offering them positive supports all within a nurturing family situation.  With 20 years of experience in child foster care, we are confident in our ability to help and encourage any child to grow and develop as they enjoy opportunities to explore their individual interests in this tranquil and serene setting.  We spend a lot of time enjoying the benefits of lake life; swimming, fishing, boating, BBQ s, bonfires, and a multitude of other outdoor activities.  We also love to travel and we take at least one trip annually providing children with experiences they have never had such as Caribbean cruises, scenic road trips, a house boat vacation, and much more.  We have immediate openings and look forward to meeting the next member of our family.

License Details

Basic license details.

New Direction Family Foster Care             License status: Active

Duluth, MN 55803

(218) 393-0233

St. Louis County

License number: 1076151

License holder: Shelly Kay Eckstrom

License Holder Entity Identification Number(s): 5477441

License status: Active

Type of service: Home and Community Based Services

Initial effective date: October 13, 2014

Additional Details

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