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PLACEMENT
INFO

Northwestern Minnesota Juvenile Center and its Extension Satellite Homes are licensed by the Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) under MN Children’s Residential Facility Rule 2960. The Center is a part of county government, and is established pursuant to statutory authority of MSA 260B.060 and 471.59, under the statutorily-vested authority of the State of Minnesota District Court, Ninth Judicial District, and the delegatory joint powers authority.

Child Placement Information

*****A COURT ORDER IS REQUIRED BEFORE PLACEMENT*****

 

Temporary Detention Law Enforcement 36 Hour or 72 Hour Police Welfare Hold (ONLY UNTIL COURT HEARING IS SCHEDULED ) is acceptable.
Note: The county which requests and receives services shall be responsible for per diem rate payment as listed herein.

Northwestern Minnesota Juvenile Center

1231 5th Street NW -- P.O. Box 247
Bemidji, MN 56619-0247
Phone: (218) 751-3196  FAX:  (218) 751-3229
Email: center@nmjconline.org

Joint Powers/Member Counties:

Beltrami – Cass – Clearwater
Hubbard - Kittson – Lake of the Woods
Pennington – Roseau

(Also serving at-large Counties on a space available basis.)

2022 Per Diem Rates

 
Residential Treatment

$235.00 - Member Counties
$270.00 - Non-Member Counties
 

  • Ages 10-21

  • Boys or Girls

  • 25 Beds Delinquent

  • Non-Delinquent and CHIPS

Non-Secure Detention

Member Counties

$237.00 – Detention

$237.00 – Transitional Residential Program

$298.00 – 35 Day Evaluation


Non-Member Counties

$264.00 – Detention
$270.00 – Transitional Residential Program
$325.00 – 35 Day Evaluation

  • Ages 10-21

  • Boys or Girls

  • 24 Beds Delinquent

  • Non-Delinquent and CHIPS

Secure Detention

Member Counties

$247.00 – Detention

$247.00 – Transitional Residential Program

$308.00 – 35 Day Evaluation


Non-Member Counties

$279.00 – Detention
$279.00 – Transitional Residential Program
$340.00 – 35 Day Evaluation

  • Ages 10-21

  • Boys or Girls

  • 16 Beds Delinquent

  • Non-Delinquent and CHIPS

7 Contracted Foster Homes

$200.00 Member Counties – Delinquent

$227.00 CHIPS and Non-Member County – Delinquent

  • Ages 10-21

  • Bemidji I - 6 Beds, Girls

  • Bemidji II - 6 Beds, Boys

  • Bemidji III - 5 Beds, Boys or Girls

  • Cass Lake - 5 Beds, Boys or Girls

  • Roseau- 6 Beds, Boys or Girls

  • TBD - 6 Beds, Boys or Girls

  • TBD - 6 Beds, Boys or Girls​

Federal Title IV-E Eligibility

The non-member county per diem rates include a $27.00 administrative fee for youth placements which is not a reimbursable expense for Federal IV-E Funds. The effective Per Diem rates for Title IV-E reporting is $200.00 for Satellite Homes. Host County Contract is with Beltrami County.