Statewide Intake Policy and Procedures
Handbook Revision
December 2011

This revision of the Statewide Intake Policy and Procedures Handbook was published on December 13, 2011. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.

Issues Involving Children in CPS Conservatorship

The item below is revised to clarify SWI procedures when a report involves a child in DFPS conservatorship and the report is assessed as CPS, CCL, and I&R. Procedures for handling disruption of an adoption have been expanded to include breakdowns of placements. Procedures are provided for handling reports of alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation of a child residing in a facility that is not regulated by DFPS.

4481 Situations That Always Require an “I&R Call Regarding Existing CPS Case”