Resource Family Approval Tools

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Resource Family Approval Protocols and Tools

CWDA Children’s Committee has developed the following to support counties’ implementation of RFA:


RFA Out of County Protocol

The purpose of this Statewide Inter-county Protocol is to provide guidance to a county seeking the emergency assessment  and emergency placement of a child in a Resource Family Home and/or approval of a Resource Family home within the geographic boundaries of another county per the current Resource Family Approval Written Directives.

Download the RFA Out of County Protocol

County Tools

RFA Out of County Case Transfer Protocol

The purpose of this protocol is to provide instructions on how to transfer the physical Resource Family Approval Case file and subsequent arrest record of all adults in the home from one county to another for an approved Resource Family.

Download RFA Case Transfer Protocol – June 20, 2018