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Indexed Chapters of Foster Care Rules & Policies

1.     Foster Care Policy

2.     Confidentiality Policy 


3.     Position Description – Foster Caregiver


4.     Policy on Foster Caregiver Assessment Activities


5.     Process for Simultaneously Approving Foster Care & Adoptive Placement


6.     Site & Safety Policy


7.     Psychotropic Medication Policy & Procedure


8.     Care, Supervision, & Discipline Policy


9.     Religious Participation, Socialization, & Education Policy


10.   Consumer Complaint Resolution Policy, Procedure, & Exhibits


11.   Notification of Convictions of 12 to 18-Year-Old Policy


12.   Payment to Foster Caregiver Policy

13.   Normalcy & Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standard

14.   Approved Mileage Requirement

15.   Destruction of Property Caused by Foster Children Policy

16.   Liability Insurance, Legal Representation, Legal Fees, Counseling and Legal Advocacy for            Foster Parents

17.   Third Party Investigation Policy

18.   Accessibility to Administrator Policy

19.   Notification to the Custodial Agency of Incidents with Foster Children Policy and Procedure

20.   Care & Treatment Team

21.   Good Cause for Foster Caregiver Failure to Complete Required Training Policy

22.   Discharge Policy

23.   Policy Regarding Participation in Human Research Projects, Public Relations & Fund-Raising          Activities

24.   Assurance of Children’s Civil Rights Policy

25.   Volunteer & Student Intern Policy

26.   Adoption by Foster Home of a Child or Sibling Group Who Becomes Available While in            the Foster Home

27.   Sharing of Transfer of a Foster Home

28.   Notification of Foster Caregiver or Relative with Custody of a Child of the Agency’s                    Permanent Custody Motion or Prospective Adoption Placement

29.   Foster Caregiver Pre-placement & Continuing Training

30.   Agency-wide Disaster Plan & Exhibits

31.   Appendix A: Procedures for Investigating Alleged Acts of Discrimination in the Foster Care          or Adoption Process

32.   Appendix B; MEPA Employee & Contractor Standards of Conduct

33.   Appendix C: Non-Discrimination Requirements for Foster Care & Adoptive Placements