Iowa Child and Family Services Reviews: Iowa Final Report 2018, January 28, 2019

(2019) Iowa Child and Family Services Reviews: Iowa Final Report 2018, January 28, 2019. Human Services, Department of

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Abstract

This document presents the findings of the Child and Family Services Review (CFSR) for the state of Iowa. The CFSRs enable the Children’s Bureau to: (1) ensure conformity with certain federal child welfare requirements; (2) determine what is actually happening to children and families as they are engaged in child welfare services; and (3) assist states in enhancing their capacity to help children and families achieve positive outcomes. Federal law and regulations authorize the Children’s Bureau, within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families, to administer the review of child and family services programs under titles IV-B and IV-E of the Social Security Act. The CFSRs are structured to help states identify strengths and areas needing improvement in their child welfare practices and programs as well as institute systemic changes that will improve child and family outcomes.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Child and Family Services, DHS, Child Welfare, Title IV-B, Family Services Plan
Subjects: Social issues and programs > Civil and human rights
Health and medicine > Healthcare
Social issues and programs
Social issues and programs > Family
ID Code: 38845
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 04 Nov 2021 14:43
Last Modified: 04 Nov 2021 14:43
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/38845