County Protocol: Review and Assignment of Reports
Section 2 Overview
Section 2 focuses on intake, or the point of entry for a family. The information in this section will assist staff in understanding the procedures throughout the entire intake process, from initial contact with the Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline Unit (CANHU), through the process of an investigation or family assessment. Completing a thorough family assessment or investigation will help staff identify the service needs of the family.
Chapter 3 Overview
This chapter covers information pertaining to child abuse and neglect reports received at the county office, determining the most appropriate response by the Children’s Service Worker, and assignment of reports is explained.
Table of Contents
- 3.1 Reports Received at the County Office
- 3.2 Review of Report
- 3.3 Response Priority Level Override
- 3.4 Track Change
- 3.5 Assigning Reports for Investigation or Family Assessment
- 3.6 Entering Worker/Supervisor Assignment Information in System