Seven-Step Guide to Becoming a THP-NMD Provider

This guide is intended to assist organizations wishing to become licensed to provide the Transitional Housing Placement for Nonminor Dependents (THP-NMD).* THP-NMD providers serve nonminor dependent youth ages 18-21. This guide does not include information on how to become licensed to provide the Transitional Housing Placement for Minor Foster Children (THP-M), which serves youth ages 16-17.

THP-NMD providers are licensed by the Community Care Licensing (CCL) Division of the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) and certified by county agencies.

Updated March 2019