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Resources

All your IV-E review-related resources located in one convenient place. Includes the complete Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility Review Guide, a variety of quick guides and tip sheets designed to assist you during an on-site review, travel expense vouchers, and the On-Site Review Instrument itself.

Resources

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  • Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility Reviews Schedule (PDF)

    This is the official title IV-E foster care eligibility reviews schedule for FY2018.

  • Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility Review Guide (PDF)

This guide contains policy and procedural guidance on planning, conducting, and completing a title IV-E foster care eligibility review.

  • Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility Review Guide (Spanish-language version) (PDF)

Esta guía contiene las políticas y dirección  procesal en la planificación, realización y para completar un Title IV-E Foster Care Eligiblity Review.

  • Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility On-Site Review Instrument and Instructions (PDF)

This is the official review instrument and instructions, revised December 2012, used during a title IV-E foster care eligibility review.

  • Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility On-Site Review Instrument and Instructions (Spanish-Language version) (PDF)

Este es el instrumento oficial de revisión e instrucciones, revisada en Diciembre de 2012, se utiliza durante un Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility Review.  

  • Title IV-E On-Site Review Instrument Quick Guide (PDF)

This two-page resource provides an "at a glance" overview of the full Title IV-E Foster Care Eligibility On-Site Review Instrument and Instructions. It includes general tips on how to complete the instrument and a section-by-section breakdown.

  • Quality Assurance (QA) Self-Check Tip Sheet (updated version coming soon)

This single-page resource is designed to assist reviewers in performing a quality assurance (QA) self-check on their completed On-Site Review Instrument. It provides general tips on performing a self-check as well as a section-by-section breakdown.

  • Best Interests and Reasonable Efforts Tip Sheet (PDF)

This quick reference guide is designed to help reviewers correctly determine the 180-day due date for a "best interests" judicial determination in voluntary placement agreement (VPA) removals and the 60-day due date for a "reasonable efforts to prevent removal" judicial determination in judicial removals.

  • Kinship List (PDF)

This one-page resource is a quick reference guide for determining whether a specified relative is within the fifth degree of kinship to a child.

  • Travel Guidelines and Information (PDF)

These guidelines provide information for travel reservations and emergencies, honoraria payments, and expense reimbursement.

  • Review of Safety Measures for Children in Congregate Care PowerPoint (PDF)