National Study of Child Protective Services Systems and Reform Efforts. Findings on Local CPS Practices. Chapter 6. Changes in Practice


In addition to examining current practices, the LAS focused on types of changes being undertaken by CPS agencies regarding agency organization and administration, community partnerships, screening and intake, investigation, and alternative response. Results are presented in terms of national estimates of the number and proportion of agencies making such changes, with specific qualitative exemplar responses from the survey.