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    Review of the extent to which the child protective services system is coordinated with the foster care and adoption programs

    • Foster Parent is a member of the CRP; no specific foster care issues were addressed

  • 5.

    Public outreach and comment :

    • Public Information committee completed a brochure to orient new members and the community on the Marathon County CRP

Please describe other panel activities or issues addressed in 2008

  • Information regarding national CRP’s and national child welfare issues shared by the CRP members that attended the “The River Rushes On” 7th Annual CRP Conference

  • Continued reorganization and evaluation of the new quarterly meeting format and strategic plan

  • Participation in video conference discussion with Sec Bicha and other CRPs.

Describe any challenges or difficulties the panel encountered in 2008

  • Ongoing efforts to engage and maintain active and involved members

  • Ongoing effort to identify relevant and meaningful issues for the committee

  • Continued efforts to engage members in leadership roles

Recommendations to improve child protection services at the local level:

  • Exploration of Alternative Response model

  • Maintain adequate funding or explore alternatives to implementation of programs

Recommendations to improve child protection services at the State level:

  • continue improvements of the eWISACWIS system

  • evaluation of revenues to replace anticipated decrease in IV E funding.

Recommendations to improve State support of local CRPs:

  • Identify 2-3 State wide issues for CRP’s to focus on and provide the State with

comprehensive feedback and recommendations

Indicate if training and/or technical assistance is needed or desired in 2009. Specify the areas in which you would like to receive training or assistance.

  • Provide on site DCFS presence at CRP quarterly meetings

  • DCFS staff may provide information for all panel members that may consist of a review of the CPS Standards/Statutes, Department policies and/or the CAPTA plan.

Please send an electronic copy of the completed annual report to Paula Brown at PaulaL.Brown@wisconsin.gov . Thank you.

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