New guide details process of abuse and neglect reporting

CPCM created a guidebook on reporting child abuse and neglect to aid organizations developing internal child maltreatment reporting policies. The guidebook includes information for both permissive and mandatory reporters including the listing of who is mandated to report abuse and the steps required to make a report. The process of reporting abuse is also outlined.…

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Legislative Update Jan. 18-22, 2021

The latest CPCM legislative update is ready for review. The second week of the legislative session saw few bills moving through the committee process. The CPCM Advisory Board met on Jan. 21 to approve a legislative policy and discussed legislation the Center would support or oppose during this year’s session. CPCM-Legislative-Update_1.25.21

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Effects of Foster Care Detailed on Information Gateway

The Administration for Children and Families has released a new toolkit child welfare professionals can use to understand the effects and extent of substance abuse in the foster care system. The toolkit is available as a link in the resources page of the CPCM website under the Child Welfare Information Gateway heading. Preventing, Identifying, and…

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