Children's Administration, Department of Social and Health Services
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Case Services Policy Manual

7000. CASE RESOLUTION

7100. DEPENDENCY

If a child is returned home by order of the court, casework supervision shall continue for a period of six months, at which time there shall be a review hearing on the need for continued intervention. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.34.145

7200. CRISIS RESIDENTIAL CENTER (CRC) PLACEMENT OUTCOMES

  1. Child returns home and necessary follow-up services are provided to child and family by DCFS and CRC staff. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.090
  2. Child is placed in appropriate out-of-home setting and services are provided by DCFS staff to enable a return home as soon as possible. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.100
    1. Parents and youth agree to a placement and a voluntary placement agreement is signed. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.090
    2. Parents and youth cannot agree to a placement or continuation of a placement, but some other responsible adult is willing and able to accept or keep the child, and the parent, child, or department files a CHINS petition for court approval. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.120; RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.140; RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.32A.150
    3. A dependency petition is filed in accordance with RCW 13.34.040. RCW 74.14A.020; RCW 13.34.040