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Chicago Administrative Headquarters
100 West Randolph Street 6-200
Chicago IL 60601
312.814.6800
TTD 312.814.8783

Springfield Administrative Headquarters
406 East Monroe
Springfield IL 62701-1498
217.785.2509
TTD 217.785.6605

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312-814-6847

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  Annual Child and Family Services PlanPantagraph, 1997  

Department of Children and Family Services

Child and Family Services Plan
June 1997

TABLE OF CONTENTS

FOREWORD.

I. INTRODUCTION

A. BASIC MANDATE

B. DESCRIPTION OF DCFS

C. ORGANIZATION CHART

D. HUMAN SERVICES PLAN MANDATE

E. CONSOLIDATION OF STATE AND FEDERAL PLANNING

F. COLLABORATIVE PLANNING PROCESS

G. RATE SETTING

H. CAPITAL PROJECTS

I. FAMILY IMPACT STATEMENT

II. FRAMEWORK FOR THE ILLINOIS CHILD WELFARE SYSTEM.

A. SUMMARY OF LEGISLATION AND CONSENT DECREES

B. GOVERNMENTAL AND INTERAGENCY COORDINATION

III. DEPARTMENT PROGRAMS

A. PROMOTION OF SAFETY

1. Child Protective Services

2. Family Maintenance

3. Day Care

B. PROMOTION OF PERMANENCY

1. Family Reunification and Substitute Care

2. Adoptions

C. PROMOTION OF CHILD AND FAMILY WELL-BEING

D. QUALITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY

1. Quality Assurance, Research, and Evaluation

2. Training and Staff Development

3. Division of Support Services

4. Other Divisions

IV. STRATEGIC PLAN

A. MISSION, VISION, AND PRINCIPLES

B GOALS, OUTCOMES, OBJECTIVES,

STRATEGIES, AND ACTIONS

V. BASELINE INFORMATION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE

ASSURANCES AND CERTIFICATIONS

BUDGET

APPENDICES

Due to their length, the assurances, certifications, budget attachments and Appendices are not included in this document. These items can be provided upon request. email to

 

 

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