This course focuses on the requirements of the Interstate Compact and Placement of Children (ICPC), including both sending children in foster care to other States, and receiving children in foster care from other States, as well as ICPC with ICWA cases. Participants learn about the ICPC process for requesting placement of children and receiving children in foster care from other States. Information on case management activities related to permanency and the legal closure of ICPC cases are provided. Participants also learn about the home study process, completing quarterly reports, and closing an in-state case. ICPC is a very technical process and details about common violations, parent visits, and the support and guidance from the headquarters ICPC team are provided.
Regional Core Training
Social Workers, Supervisors
All CFWS Social Service Specialists and Supervisors, this in-service is offered to all staff who have completed RCT in order to orient themselves to the ICPC process.
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DCYF Alliance Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (eLearning)