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Child Welfare Manuals

Permanency Committee Form

  • Effective September 1, 2015, the updated Permanency Committee PDF replaces the CF 251 for purposes of the permanency committee discussion.  For purposes of adoption placement selection, the CF 250 or CF 255 will be used instead of the CF 251.


 Child Care

Child Protective Services


Information provided here is to support and improve child welfare contracting and contract administration practices across the state.

Criminal History

CW-SS Collaboration

Information Sharing Guidelines (CW<>SS) TRACS User Guide for CW staff and more - Family Stability Toolkit word

Domestic Violence Guidance

Domestic Violence Caseworker Guides

Domestic Violence Caseworker Tools

Domestic Violence Supervisor Guides

Domestic Violence Supervisor Tools

DV Group Supervision Tools

DHS DV Standards

DV Resources for Foster & Adoptive Parents

DV Additional Resources

Foster Care



Child Welfare Records Management

Central Office Policymaking Processes

Who does what at Central Office

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