The table below contains the 30 most recent letters transmitting changes to manuals on child welfare, protective services, and other social services.  The most recent letter is listed first.  Click on the letter number to view the letter and the transmitted pages. These changes will be incorporated into the chapter on the effective date stated in the letter.

LETTER NO.DATESUBJECT
18-F1-4March 1, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter F(1), Adoption Permanent Placement Procedures, Contents 1 and 2, 2-68, revised; 69, new.
18-AP-57February 23, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 9-11, 367-434, revised; 435, new, forms revised and new.
18-B1-5February 2, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter B(1), Child Protective Services Assessment, 8-16, revised.
18-A1-6February 2, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter A(1), Child Protective Services Intake, 44 and 45, 76-81, revised.
18-D1-6January 26, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(1), Child Welfare Foster Family Home, 60, revised.
18-AP-56January 12, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, forms revised.
18-AP-55January 5, 2024Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 1, Contents 2-11, page 9-72, 73-99, 100 and 101, 102-433, revised; 434, new, and forms revised and new.
18-D4-3December 15, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(4), Supervised Apartment Living Services, 1-15, revised; 16, new.
18-B2-3December 15, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter B(2), Child Welfare CINA Assessment, Title Page, Contents 1, 1-8, 9-18, revised; 19-24, removed.
18-B1-4December 8, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter B(1), Child Protective Services Assessment, Contents 1 and 2, revised; Contents 3-5, removed; 1-3, 4 and 5, 6-8, 9 and 10, 11, 12-19, 20, 21-27, 28, 29-34, 35 and 36, 37, 38-199, revised; 200-265, removed.
18-AP-54December 8, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, 100 and 101, revised, forms revised.
18-A2-4December 8, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter A(2), CINA Intake, Title Page, Contents 1, 1-8, revised; 9 and 10, removed.
18-F2-4November 10, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter F(2), Subsidized Guardianship, Title Page, Contents 1, 1, 2 and 3, 4, 5 and 6, 7 and 8, 9, 10, 11, 12-14, 15 and 16, 17, 18, revised; 19-21, removed; 22-25, removed.
18-AP-53November 3, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 2-11, 73-416, revised; 417-433, new, and forms revised and added.
18-D3-3October 27, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(3), Qualified Residential Treatment Programs (QRTP), Contents 1, 1-4, 6, 8-25, revised; 26-28, removed.
18-D1-5October 20, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(1), Foster Family Home, Contents 1-3, 1-4, 6-82, revised; 83 and 84, removed.
18-AP-52October 6, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 1-11, 1-10, 11-23, 24-46, 47, 48-157, 158, 159-179, 180, 181-281, 282, 283-302, 303-416, revised; 417-422, removed, and forms added.
18-AP-51September 15, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, forms revised.
18-C2-9September 1, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter C(2), Case Management, Contents 2, Contents 3, 70-76, 77-83, 84-86, 87-104, revised; 105, new.
18-D2-3September 1, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(2), Child Welfare Emergency Services, Title Page, Contents 1, 1-18, revised; 19 and 20, removed.
18-B3-5August 4, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter B(3), Dependent Adult Assessment, Title Page, Contents 1-4, revised; Contents 5, removed; 1-12, 13, 14-38, 39, 40-51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56-62, 63-65, 66 and 67, 68, 69-85, 86-88, 89-113, 114-126, 127-130, 131, 132-146, revised; 147, 148-169, 170, 171, 172-174, 175-184, 185, 186-188, 189, 190, 191, and 192-200, removed.
18-A3-7July 28, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter A(3), Dependent Adult Intake, Contents 1 and 2, 1-39, revised; 40, removed.
18-C2-8June 30, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter C(2), Case Management, 17, 56, 84-86, revised.
18-AP-50June 30, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 1-11, 47, 158, 180, 282, 303-420, revised; 421 and 422, new, and forms, revised and new.
1-E-AP-14June 16, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 1, Chapter E Appendix, Appeals and Hearings Appendix, form 470-5526 and 470-5526(S) revised.
13-G-55June 2, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 13, Chapter G, Child Care Assistance, Title Page, Contents 1-3, revised; 1-114, revised; 115-152, removed.
18-AP-49May 19, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18 Appendix, Family Services Appendix, Contents 1, Contents 2-11, 24-34, 35-62, 63-419, revised; 420, new, and linked forms, revised.
18-D4-2May 19, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(4), Supervised Apartment Living Services, Title Page, Contents 1, 1-15, revised; 16-20, removed.
18-D3-2May 19, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(3), Qualified Residential Treatment Program (QRTP), Title Page, Contents 1, 1-28, revised; 29-38, removed.
18-D2-2May 19, 2023Employees’ Manual, Title 18, Chapter D(2), Child Welfare Emergency Services, Title Page, Contents 1, 1-20, revised; 21-28, removed.