Pathways to Well-Being
CDSS Letters and Notices

ACIN I-52-16E (August 16, 2016)
Errata To Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) Service Model And Continuum Of Care Reform (CCR)

ACIN I-06-16 (January 12, 2016)
Pathways To Mental Health Services Implementation And Continuum Of Care Reform (CCR) Implementation Updates

ACL 15-11 (March 24, 2015)
Recording Developmental And Mental Health Screening, Referral, And Plan Intervention Information In The Child Welfare Services/Case Management System

ACL 15-12 (March 17, 2015)
Fiscal Year 2014-15 Katie A. Settlement Agreement Reporting Requirements Allocation

ACL 13-73 Providing Services To The Katie A. Subclass; Semi-Annual Progress Reports For Katie A. Implementation For The Time Period Of May 15, 2013-August 31, 2013: Due On October 18, 2013

ACL 13-20 Release Of The Core Practice Model (CPM) Guide And Description Of The Intensive Care Coordination And Intensive Home-Based Services

Mental Health Information Notices (DHCS web site)

Contact Us

For questions related to mental health services for children in foster care, please contact:

Children and Family Services Division
Integrated Services Unit
Phone: 916-651-6600

Integrated Practice Technical Assistance Calls 
To meet ongoing needs for support, CDSS and DHCS facilitate a conference call each month to share information and answer questions about programs and services for children in foster care who need mental health services.  The calls are open to counties, service providers, families, and other stakeholders.  Specific details for the call are as follows:

When:                First Wednesday of each month
Time:                  10am - 11:30am
Telephone#:      877/921-9924
Passcode#:      1446116 

Quick Links

Integrated Practice Bulletins

A monthly summary of the Child Welfare and Mental Health Integrated Practice Technical Assistance Calls, including discussion points, Q&A, and resources to support counties and their partners.


County Implementation Progress Reports

(October 2013 - April 2015)