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Reports & Publications

Pub # Language Name of Publication Release Date
PUB-04a English Minimum Licensing Standards Placement 8/22/2016
PUB-04b English Minimum Licensing Standards RESIDENTIAL 2016 8/22/2016
PUB-011 English What Happens When Your Child and Family Are Involved with DCFS? 9/27/2019
PUB-011 Marshallese What Happens When Your Child and Family Are Involved with DCFS? 8/21/2013
PUB-011 Spanish What Happens When Your Child and Family Are Involved with DCFS? 8/21/2013
PUB-015 English Relative's Guide 9/27/2019
PUB-016 English Differences in Types of Placement 9/27/2019
PUB-018 English Inquiry to Adoption Flowchart 10/11/2019
PUB-019 English Resource Family Support System 10/22/2019
PUB-020 Spanish Abra su corazón y su hogar 3/10/2011
PUB-020 English Be a Foster Parent: Open Your Heart, Open Your Home 9/27/2019
PUB-021 English Foster Care: Open Your Home, Open Your Heart to Children in Need 9/27/2019
PUB-022 Spanish Estandares de Aprobacion para Hogares de Crianza y Adoptivos_Sp 8/21/2013
PUB-022 English Standards of Approval for Foster and Adoptive Homes 8/21/2013
PUB-023 English Foster Care Court Process 8/29/2017
PUB-024 English Resource Home Placement Visits 8/29/2017
PUB-025 English Keeping Families Together 9/27/2019
PUB-025 Marshallese Keeping Families Together /  Kakkobaik Baamle Ko Bwe Ren Pãd Ippãn Doon 8/21/2013
PUB-025 Spanish Keeping Families Together_Spanish 8/23/2013
PUB-030 Spanish Foster Parent Handbook_Spanish 8/21/2013
PUB-030 English Foster Parent Handbook 8/21/2013
PUB-031 English Post Adoption Services 2/06/2020
PUB-035 Spanish REUNIONES DEL EQUIPO DE TOMA DE DECISIONES 9/15/2014
PUB-035 English Team Decision Making Meetings 8/14/2019
PUB-035 Marshallese Team Decision Making Meetings / KWEILǪK AN KUMI IN KŌṂṂAN KÃÃLET EO 9/15/2014
PUB-049 English Be Your Own Advocate: The Short List 10/20/2015
PUB-049 Spanish Be Your Own Advocate: The Short List_Spanish 10/20/2015
PUB-050 English Be Your Own Advocate: A Roadmap to Your Time in Arkansas Foster Care 10/20/2015
PUB-050 Spanish Be Your Own Advocate: A Roadmap to Your Time in Arkansas Foster Care 10/20/2015
PUB-051 English Extended Foster Care Program 12/20/2011
PUB-052 English Child Protective Services A Caretaker's Guide 8/21/2013
PUB-052 Spanish Servicios de Protección del menor: Guía para cuidadores 8/21/2013
PUB-052 Marshallese Child Protective Services A Caretaker's Guide / JERBAL IN OŅAK AJIRI 8/21/2013
PUB-053 English Shedding Light on After Care Services 10/29/2018
PUB-054 English Supervised Independent Living 10/15/2020
PUB-055 English DHS and ASP Working With You 10/20/2015
PUB-055 Spanish DHS and ASP Working With You 10/20/2015
PUB-055 Marshallese DHS and ASP Working With You 10/20/2015
PUB-060 English Subsidized Guardianship Program 9/27/2019
PUB-061 English DCFS Response to Abuse and Neglect 2/6/2019
PUB-062 English DCFS Goals and Services 2/6/2019
PUB-063 English In-Home Services to Keep Kids Safe 2/6/2019
PUB-064 English Kids in Foster Care 2/6/2019
PUB-065 English Kids Waiting for Adoption 2/6/2019
PUB-066 English Preparing Teens in Care to Be Adults 2/6/2019
PUB-079 English Know the Law: Raising Children in Arkansas--A guide to legal child discipline 8/21/2013
PUB-079 Marshallese Know the Law: Raising Children in Arkansas--A guide to legal child discipline 8/21/2013
PUB-079 Spanish Know the Law: Raising Children in Arkansas--A guide to legal child discipline 8/21/2013
PUB-085 Spanish Differential Response: A Family-Centered Approach to Strengthen and Support Families 9/1/2013
PUB-085 Marshallese Differential Response A Family-Centered Approach to Strengthen and Support Families 9/1/2013
PUB-085 English Differential Response: A Family-Centered Approach to Strengthen and Support Families 3/23/2020
ES_PUB-20 English Abra su corazón y su hogar  
PUB-357 English Child Maltreatment Investigation Determination Guide 7/07/2020
SSA 005-11005 English What You Need to Know about Your Supplemental Security Income (SSI) When You Turn 18 8/31/2018

DCFS Reports

Title Type Posted Date
A New Horizon 2020 PDF 10/02/2020
Family First Fits Us 2019 PDF 10/16/2019
Foundation for the Future 2018 PDF 10/24/2018
DCFS Renewed Hope 2017 PDF 07/16/2019
Moving Beyond Crisis DCFS Report 2016 PDF 07/16/2019

Additional Reports

Title Type Posted Date
SFY 2020 Quality Service Peer Review Summary PDF 10/01/2020
Arkansas Title IV-E Prevention Plan (Updated March 2020) PDF 05/04/2020
SFY 2019 Quality Service Peer Review (QSPR) Summary DOC 04/30/2020
SFY 2020-2024 Child and Family Services Five Year Plan PDF 02/24/2020
Foundation for the Future 2018 PDF 10/24/2018
DCFS Renewed Hope 2017 PDF 07/16/2018
Moving Beyond the Crisis 2016 PDF 01/08/2017

Annual Progress and Services Report

Title Type Posted Date
SFY 2019 Annual Progress and Services Report PDF 02/24/2020
SFY 2018 Annual Progress and Services Report PDF 04/02/2019
SFY 2017 Annual Progress and Services Report DOC 02/28/2018
SFY 2016 Annual Progress and Services Report PDF 05/01/2017
Annual Progress and Services Report Disaster Plan 2015 PDF 03/10/2016
SFY 2015 Annual Progress and Services Report PDF 03/10/2016
Annual Progress and Services Report Diligent Recruitment Plan 2015 PDF 03/10/2016
Annual Progress and Services Report Training Plan Update 2015 PDF 03/10/2016
Annual Progress and Services Report Health Care Oversight - Mental Health 2015 PDF 03/10/2016
Annual Progress and Services Report Training Matrix PDF 03/10/2016

Annual Report Card

Title Type Posted Date
SFY 2019 Annual Report Card PDF 10/30/2019
SFY 2018 Annual Report Card PDF 10/15/2018
SFY 2017 Annual Report Card PDF 10/18/2017
SFY 2016 Annual Report Card PDF 11/28/2016
SFY 2015 Annual Report Card PDF 10/20/2015
SFY 2014 Annual Report Card PDF 12/09/2014
SFY 2013 Annual Report Card PDF 11/13/2013
SFY 2012 Annual Report Card PDF 11/07/2012

DCFS Monthly Data Charts

Title Type Posted Date
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - September 2020 PDF 10/16/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - August 2020 PDF 10/16/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - July 2020 PDF 08/14/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - June 2020 PDF 07/14/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - May 2020 PDF 06/15/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Apr. 2020 PDF 05/15/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Mar. 2020 PDF 04/15/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Feb. 2020 PDF 03/17/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Jan. 2020 PDF 02/19/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Dec. 2019 PDF 01/17/2020
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Nov. 2019 PDF 12/16/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Oct. 2019 PDF 11/19/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Sept. 2019 PDF 10/15/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Aug. 2019 PDF 09/16/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - July 2019 PDF 08/23/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - June 2019 PDF 07/16/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - May 2019 PDF 07/16/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - April 2019 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - March 2019 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Feb. 2019 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Jan. 2019 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Nov. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Dec. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Oct. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Sept. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Aug. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - July 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart -June 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - May 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - April 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - March 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Feb. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019
DCFS Monthly Data Chart - Jan. 2018 PDF 06/05/2019

IV-E Waiver Demonstration Project Progress Reports

Title Type Posted Date
AR Waiver Final Evaluation Report PDF 06/01/2020
IV-E Waiver Demonstration Project Final Report October 2019 PDF 06/01/2020
IVE Waiver Semi-Annual Progress Report - Aug 2018 PDF 06/05/2018
IVE Waiver Semi-Annual Progress Report - Feb. 2018 PDF 06/04/2018
IVE Waiver Semi-Annual Progress Report - Aug. 2017 PDF 06/04/2018

Quarterly Performance Report

Title Type Posted Date
2020 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 08/20/2020
2020 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 08/20/2020
2020 1st Quarter Performance Report PDF 12/18/2019
2019 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 09/05/2019
2019 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 06/04/2019
2019 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 04/11/2019
2019 1st Quarter Performance Report PDF 01/04/2019
2018 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 10/15/2018
2018 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 05/16/2018
2018 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 02/08/2018
2018 1st Quarter Performance Report PDF 01/29/2018
2017 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 10/18/2017
2017 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 07/20/2017
2017 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 07/13/2017
2017 1st Quarter Performance Report PDF 01/17/2017
2016 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 09/12/2016
2016 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 07/04/2016
2016 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 04/20/2016
2015 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 08/31/2015
2015 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 07/22/2015
2015 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 03/19/2015
2014 4th Quarter Performance Report PDF 12/09/2014
2014 3rd Quarter Performance Report PDF 06/09/2014
2014 2nd Quarter Performance Report PDF 04/21/2014
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