CFSD Letters and Notices

2019 All County Information Notices (ACINS)

ACIN I-93-18 (January 7, 2019)
Changes In The Current County Assistance (CA 800) Claim Submission Process

ACIN I-77-19 (January 9, 2020)
Best Practices Derived From The Foster Parent Recruitment, Retention, And Support (FPRRS) Funding Outcome Reports

ACIN I-77-18E (January 11, 2019)
Errata To All County Information Notice I-77-18, RE: California’s Child And Family Services Review (C-CFSR) Five-Year Schedule

ACIN I-73-19 ( December 4, 2019)
Sixth Group Home Rate Extensions; Requirements For Counties To Continue Group Home Placements And The Implications For Placement Funding

ACIN I-69-19 (December 9, 2019)
Obtaining A Physician’s Certification Of A Child’s Condition For A Child Near Fatality That Is The Result Of Abuse Or Neglect

ACIN I-65-19 (November 5, 2019)
Vision And Definition Of Prevention Services And Roles Of State, County, And Child Abuse Prevention Councils

ACIN I-59-19 (September 16, 2019)
Funding For Children Placed Through The Interstate Compact On The Placement Of Children (ICPC)

ACIN I-53-19 (September 4, 2019)
Development And Implementation Of The Statewide Supervisor Core Training Curriculum

ACIN I-49-19 (October 9, 2019)
Errata To All County Information Notice No. I-49-19, Required Survey Of Completed Training By Probation Officers And Supervisors Working In Placement Units

ACIN I-49-19 (August 30, 2019)
Required Survey Of Completed Training By Probation Officers And Supervisors Working In Placement Units

ACIN I-47-19 (October 10, 2019)
Credit Reporting For Foster Youth: Updates And Clarifications

ACIN I-13-19 (March 11, 2019)
Children's Memorial Flag

ACIN I10-19 (February 15, 2019)
Fiscal Year (FY) 2018-19 Allocations Of The Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention (CBCAP) Program

ACIN I-09-19 (February 16, 2019)
2018 Chaptered Legislation Affecting Child Welfare Services And Foster Care Programs

ACIN I-07-19 (January 18, 2019)
Judicial Council Information Sheet About Re-Entry Of Former Probation Youth To Transition Jurisdiction

ACIN I-06-19 (February 15, 2019)
Safely Surrendered Baby Intake And Data Entry

ACIN I-04-19 (March 6, 2019)
California Child And Family Services Review Program Improvement Plan 2018

2019 All County Letters (ACLS)

ACL 19-98 (October 8, 2019)
Resource Family Approval (RFA) Quarterly Report (RFA 181 [7/19])

ACL 19-97 (October 30, 2019)
Resource Family Approval Program – Portability

ACL 19-94 (September 18, 2019)
Presumptive Transfer For Children And Youth Placed In Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Programs

ACL 19-92 (October 8, 2019)
Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, And Gender Expression (SOGIE) Awareness During Child Welfare Intake

ACL 19-91 (September 6, 2019)
Sharing Ratios For Foster Family Agencies, Intensive Services Foster Care, Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Programs, Community Treatment Facilities, Group Homes And Transitional Housing Placement – Non-Minor Dependent Programs For Fiscal Year 2019-20

ACL 19-90 (October 1, 2019)
Commercially Sexually Exploited Children Program Fiscal Year 2019-20 County Plan Instructions

ACL 19-87(August 26, 2019)
Quality Caseworker Visits And The Application Of Integrated Core Practice Model

ACL 19-84 (September 4, 2019)
Updated Information Regarding Funding For Emergency Caregivers With Placement Of Children And/Or Nonminor Dependents (NMDS) Prior To Resource Family Approval (RFA) Or As A Tribally Approved Home (TAH)

ACL 19-80 (April 16, 2019)
Information Provided To Resource Families

ACL 19-72 (August 26, 2019)
General Information On Assembly Bill (AB) 1930 As It Relates To The Resource Family Approval (RFA) Program

ACL 19-62 (October 1, 2019)
Suspension Of Agency Adoption Statistical Reports (AD 56A And AD 42R)

ACL 19-18 (February 20, 2019)
Emergency Child Care Bridge Program For Foster Children (Bridge Program) Opting In Fiscal Years (FY) 2019-20, 2020-21

ACL 19-16 (February 21, 2019)
Use Of Family Code (FC) 7823 For Termination Of The Parent And Child Relationship: Severe Sexual Abuse

ACL 19-11 (February 12, 2019)
Independent Living Program (ILP) Annual Narrative Report For Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2018

ACL 19-105 (October 29, 2019)
Placement Responsibility For Non-Minor Dependents (NMDs) In Extended Foster Care (EFC)

ACL 19-103 (December 2, 2019)
Affidavit Of Youth In Foster Care Status For Fee Exempt Certified Copy Of Birth Certificate

ACL 18-147 (December 28, 2018)
Mandated Reporter Online Training Courses

ACL 18-140 (January 16, 2019)
Tribal Access To Child Welfare Case Records

ACL 18-122E (December 23, 2019)
Adoption Assistance Program (AAP) Eligibility

2019 County Letters, County Fiscal Letters (CFLS)

County Letter 9-5-19
Bringing Families Home (BFH) Program

County Letter 8-23-19 - Errata
Errata To ACWDL August 23, 2019 Implementation Of Revised Emergency Child Care Bridge Program For Foster Children (Bridge Program) Monthly Status Report CCB 18 (7/19)

County Letter - August 23, 2019
Emergency Child Care Bridge Program for Foster Children CCB 18

CFL 19-20-53 (December 23, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018-19 Continuum of Care Reform Foster Parent Recruitment, Retention, and Support, Child and Family Teams, and Resource Family Approval Programs Final Allocations

CFL 19-20-52 (December 3, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018-19 Emergency Child Care Bridge Program For Foster Children Planning Re-appropriation

CFL 19-20-48 (October 28, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Foster Parent Recruitment, Retention, And Support Program Planning Allocation For County Welfare And Probation Departments

CFL 19-20-47 (November 8, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Continuum Of Care Reform Resource Family Approval Program Allocations For County Welfare And Probation Departments

CFL 19-20-46 (October 22, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Adoption And Legal Guardianship Incentive Payments Program Federal Grant Final Allocation

CFL 19-20-43 (October 15, 2019) (CORRECTED LINK)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Active Supportive Intervention Services For Transition Program Allocation Redistribution

CFL 19-20-41 (October 3, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Private Adoption Agency Reimbursement Payment Program Coverage Expenditures

CFL 19-20-40 (November 18, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Commercially Sexually Exploited Children Program General Fund Planning Allocation

CFL 19-20-38 (October 22, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Child Welfare Services Case Record Reviews Program Re-appropriated Funds Final Allocation

CFL 19-20-37 (October 31, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Child And Family Teams General Fund Allocations

CFL 19-20-35 (October 9, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Allocation For The Promoting Safe And Stable Families Caseworker Visits Federal Grant

CFL 19-20-33 (October 17, 2019)
Instructions For The Expiration Of The Title IV-E Waiver/California Well-Being Project

CFL 19-20-30 (November 8, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Community Care Licensing Allocation For Foster Family Homes

CFL 19-20-20 (September 12, 2019)
Updated Claiming Instructions For Child Welfare Services/Case Management System (CWS/CMS) Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) (Formerly Known As Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information System [SACWIS])

CFL 19-20-16 (August 21, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Child Welfare Services Case Record Reviews Allocations

CFL 19-20-14 (September 18, 2019)
Re-Entry Of Eligible Non-Minor Dependents (NMDs) To Extended Foster Care (EFC) When Adoptive Parent(s) Or Former Legal Guardian(s) No Longer Provide Support

CFL 19-20-10 (September 20, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 State Kinship Guardianship Assistance Payment Program Administration Allocation

CFL 18-19-64 (April 2, 2019)
Employer Identification Number Or Tax Identification Number Verification

CFL 18-19-63 (March 18, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Commercially Sexually Exploited Children Program Re-appropriated General Fund Planning Allocation

CFL 18-19-61 (March 15, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Continuum Of Care Reform Re-appropriation General Fund Planning Allocation For Foster Parent Recruitment, Retention, And Support, Child And Family Teams, And Resource Family Approval Programs

CFL 18-19-59 (March 18, 2019)
Fiscal Year (FY) 2018-19 Revised Percentage Calculation For The 2011 Realignment Programs Due To An Adjustment To November 2018 And December 2018 Protective Services Subaccount

CFL 18-19-58 (March 6, 2019)
Claiming Instructions For The Level Of Care Rate Determination Protocol

CFL 18-19-48 (January 11, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018-19 Community Care Licensing Allocation For Foster Family Home

CFL 18-19-46 (January 17, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Continuum Of Care Reform Foster Parent Recruitment, Retention, And Support, Child And Family Teams, And Resource Family Approval Programs Final Allocations

CFL 18-19-44 (January 10, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2017-18 Emergency Child Care Bridge Program For Foster Children Planning Re-appropriation

CFL 18-19-04E (March 4, 2019)

Errata To Claiming Instructions For The Emergency Child Care Bridge Program For Foster Children (Bridge Program)