National Study of Child Protective Services Systems and Reform Efforts: Site Visits Report . Objectives


The primary objectives of the protocol updating process were to:

  • Address such issues as confidentiality and information sharing policy;
  • Incorporate State policy and current local practice (family-centered practice, interactions among law enforcement agencies, CPS, and VAP);
  • Expand the protocol to include current offices and agencies;
  • Broaden involvement of agencies with a role in the child protection system; and
  • Identify issues among agencies to address child abuse and neglect.

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