People also ask
How do I make a complaint about a foster care facility?
Online Complaint Form – Child care homes/centers, adult foster care homes, home for the aged, and camps. It is important that you fill out the complaint form as complete as possible, including Facility name and address.
What happens if an allegation is made against a foster carer?
When allegations against foster carers are made, the local authority and the fostering service have a legal duty under the Children Act 1989, S47, to carry out an investigation to ensure that the child is safe and receives appropriate help, regardless of whether the allegation is true or not
How do I file a complaint against the Department of children?
Individuals can file a grievance by either completing the paper Grievance form and submitting it via mail or email or by completing the online Grievance form. This complaint process is only for parents, legal guardians or youth/children that have worked with the DHHS Division of Children and Family Services.
What happens if a foster child is accused of abuse?
When carrying out an investigation into allegations of abuse against a foster child, the local authority has a legal duty to consider the welfare of any other children in the household 鈥?including your own children. This includes birth children, adopted children or children on Special Guardianship Orders or Residence Orders.