CALIFORNIA CHILD WELFARE MANUAL
CHILD WELFARE SERVICES - cdss.ca
CHILD WELFARE SERVICES PROGRAM This User's Manual is issued as an operational tool. It contains the following: a) Regulations adopted by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) for the governance of its
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Child Welfare Services Manual Online Manual of Policies and Procedures. The following regulations contain the CDSS Manual of Policies and Procedures.
Guardianship - Child Welfare Information Gateway
Caregivers can assume legal guardianship of a child in out-of-home care without termination of parental rights, as is required for an adoption. Legal guardianship is more durable but more complex than transfer of custody to caregivers. Guardianship is most frequently used by relative caregivers who wish to provide a permanent home for the child and maintain relationships with extended family
Family-Centered Practice Across the Service Continuum
These resources address and provide examples of how a family-centered approach can be used across the child welfare service continuum.
Child Welfare Enacted Legislation Database
Jan 04, 2019The database on this page allows you to search 2012-2018 enacted child welfare legislation in the 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico by state, topic, keyword, status and/or primary author. Topics include adoption, child fatality/near fatality, child protection, child
2016 Child Welfare Legislative Enactments Summary
In 2016, 47 states enacted more than 360 bills addressing a variety of child welfare topics. Below is a summary of 2016 enacted legislation in each of these categories, with common themes identified. Note that this is not a comprehensive summary of all enacted legislation. To access information
CEBC » Assessment Tools
Measurement Tools for Child Welfare. Measurement tools for well-being in child welfare consist of both screening tools and assessment tools CEBC provides information on select screening and assessment tools that may be commonly used by staff in the child welfare system in order to help child welfare agencies evaluate the research supporting each tool.
National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational
Jan 14, 2014Webinar! February 6, 2014: Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) for Courts and Child Welfare: Collaborations to Improve Outcomes Co-sponsored by the National Resource Center for Legal and Judicial Issues (NRCLJI) In this session court and child welfare partners from two states will discuss outcome data they are looking at, and collaborative court/child welfare efforts to improve outcomes.