Child Welfare

2009 Information Memoranda (IM) Transmittals

Current Child Welfare Policy Transmittals and Action Requests

Transmittal # Date Subject
CW_IM_09_030 (pdf) 12/15/09
Instructions for requesting payment for driver's education course for teens in substitute care.
CW_IM_09_029 (pdf) 12/15/09
Relative Search Letters
CW_IM_09_028 (pdf) 11/13/09
Procedure Manual (Youth Transitions, Chpt. 4, Sect. 29) and form updates
CW_IM_09_027 (pdf) 11/13/09
Changes to CF312 and CF313 notice of CPS assessment disposition letters
CW_IM_09_026 (pdf) 10/15/09
Department Certified Families Providing Child Care
CW_IM_09_025 (pdf) 10/15/09
H1N1 Vaccination for children in DHS Custody
CW_IM_09_024 (pdf) 10/15/09
Recruitment Bulletin CF425
CW_IM_09_023 (pdf) 10/15/09
Changes in the Adoption and Guardianship Program as a result of Rate Redesign
CW_IM_09_022 (pdf) 09/15/09
Transnational Adoptions
CW_IM_09_021 (pdf) 09/15/09
Guardianship Assistance Program
CW_IM_09_020 (pdf) 09/14/09
Flu Communication
CW_IM_09_019 (pdf) 08/17/09
Release of the CF 307 Assessment to Parents
CW_IM_09_018 (pdf) 08/15/09
Adoption Recruitment Bulletin
CW_IM_09_017 (pdf) 08/15/09
Notification to the field of Adoption Assistance openings and finalizations
CW_IM_09_016 (pdf) 08/15/09
Presentation of out of state families at adoption selection committee
CW_IM_09_015 (pdf) 07/15/09
Modifications to FACIS in screening and assessment
CW_IM_09_014 (pdf) 07/15/09
Homestudy timelines for Adoption, Current Caregiver,  Guardianship and Permanent Foster Care Committees
CW_IM_09_013 (pdf) 07/15/09
Written notice of disposition on CPS assessments
CW_IM_09_012 (pdf) 06/15/09
Bundled Adoption Forms and Tracking System
CW_IM_09_011 (pdf) 06/15/09
Adoption Assistance Application Packet Checklist
CW_IM_09_010 (pdf) 06/15/09

Family Visitation and Contact Procedures

CW_IM_09_009 (pdf) 06/15/09

Use of drug screens in CW cases

CW_IM_09_008 (pdf) 03/31/09

Immediate implementation of the New Federal Relative Guardianship Assistance Program

CW_IM_09_007 (pdf) 03/19/09 Affidavits in Support of Adoption
CW_IM_09_004 (pdf) 02/27/09 International Procedure for Adoption by a Relative in a Foreign Country
CW_IM_09_003 (pdf) 02/19/09 Transferring Jurisdiction to Tribal Court
CW_IM_09_002 (pdf) 02/13/09 New Services to track the physical address of children in Residential Placements
CW_IM_09_001 (pdf) 01/21/09 Adoption Recruitment