Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Floridaís Center for Child Welfare at USF


August 17, 2016


Orientation to New Operating Procedures

Tell Us How Weíre Doing!

The Office of Child Welfare invites you to participate in a three part webinar series: Orientation to New Operating Procedures, August 23, 24 and 25.  The series will focus on providing an overview of the new CFOP 170 series operating procedures, Child Protective Investigations, and Safety Planning. 

Click Here to register for any or all of these events

Click Here or visit the DCF Operating Procedures Page to view the entire CFOP 170 Series

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Recently Added Resources




         Informational Video: Social Media and Foster Care



         New FAQ: Does the 17 year old JR apply to all children under court supervision and/or only children in licensed foster care? (Click Here for the Answer)


         New FAQ: How do you enter psychotropic medication into FSFN when a child has begun taking the medication, but we donít have emergency administration authorization from a physician on a CF-FSP5339 form, parental consent, or a court order? (Click Here for the Answer)





Upcoming Training Events and Conferences





Webinar: FSFN 101.Thursday, August 18, 1:00PM-2:30PM (Eastern)/12:00PM-1:30PM (Central)

Click Here to register


Webinar: Reporting Children Missing from Care to NCMEC.August 25, 2:00PM-3:00PM (Eastern)/1:00PM-2:00PM (Central)

Click Here for additional information and to register



Conference: National Independent Living Conference.August 23-26, Kansas City, Missouri

Click Here for additional information and to register



Conference: 2016 Child Protection Summit.Wednesday-Friday, September 7-9th, Orlando.


Click Here for additional information and to register

Click Here for hotel reservation information


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