Background Check Information

Mailing Your Fingerprint Cards

Mail your fingerprint cards to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Child Care Licensing if you are:

  • Submitting an Initial Application (including Move, Program Change, and Ownership Changes)
  • Adding a new affiliate (individual) living, working or volunteering at the facility

To flag your fingerprints as a priority to process, please view the Fingerprint Instructions (PDF).

  1. Out-of-State Background Checks
  2. Authorized Fingerprinting Locations
  3. Previously Lived in Kansas
  4. Common Prohibited Offenses
  5. Frequently Asked Questions
  6. New & Amended Background Check Questions