When One Deals with Child Protective Agency
If you want to do your part to change the policy and procedures from foster care and adoption to family preservation, please
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Results from these surveys will:
- Follow up information for Families in
- Proof for New York legislators; or
- Need for changes in the current child welfare system
in New York.
New York Parent Survey- If
you are a Parent who has been involved with the Child Protective
AGENCY and did not get the opportunity to explain your case
and/or felt you were not properly informed of your Rights?
Please take this survey. Note: The initial "Parent" survey was
created by the
Iowa Families for CPS Reform©
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Relative/Kinship care Survey>>-Relatives
can play a vital role if a child is in need of their care. Some
of the topics covered are:
>>Working with the AGENCY
>>Working with the Legal System
>>Your comments needed for
Future Surveys and/or Questions
Note: Many of the initial
questions were from the Iowa Families for CPS Reform©
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Non-Custodial Parent Survey
(National) >>This survey goes into a little more
detail about the Financial Aspects that parents face when
maintaining seperate living spaces. However, and if at all
possible, the children need both parents.
Please note, the
results of this survey may also be used to compare information
a census report titled,
Custodial Mothers and
Fathers and Their Child Support: 2011 (Download
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- You will not be identified, if you don't want to be, because identification is not required.
- Anyone providing identification and/or contact information, will be considered confidential, by
New York Survey Team© and only used as a means to work with the individuals providing their information.
- The cooperation of everyone will be greatly appreciated and most helpful.
The first survey created is related directly to parents, in the state of
If anyone is interested in being a team coordinator for their state, please email
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The initial "Parent" survey was created by Iowa Families for CPS Reform© to collect information to provide:
- Follow up information for Families in New York;
- Proof for New York state legislators; or
- Need for changes in the current child welfare system in
As stated above, a "Parents" survey has been developed. Listed below are some thoughts on other surveys that could be developed by our team:
Other surveys in more detail on Parent concerns
- State survey team coordinator
- Grand Parent concerns
- Other Relative concerns
- Foster Care Giver concerns
- Adoptive Parent concerns
If you have any additional topics or concerns for a survey, and depending on your email set up, please email by:
New York team coordinator or
- Copying the above email address and pasting in your favorite email
Hopefully in this section one can provide the mosts helpful links, references, etc. Yes there are numerous, but the top should go here. Can even sub catagorize them..ie parents, grand parents, etc. For reference and, perhaps cross checking, here is a list created by the members of our NFPCAR team>>
Check them out
GPC Publications is proud to be the team volunteer organizer of the Surveys and web site information to obtain the issues that many families face across the nation when dealing with governmental agencies and their families.
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Thank You, From the National Family Advocate Team
What is the "Power of Team"?
Suggested Common Concern*
"We are joining forces with all persons affected by Parens Patriae to include parents, extended family, foster parents and father's and mother's rights groups. While this is a difficult endeavor due to various divisions, the focus will be on challenging the system with the unified goals and commonalities that each is suffering under in family courts and through Child Protective Agencies and other related Groups."
*Note: Originally created by a Family Advocate in the state of WA and shared with many individuals and groups over the past few years.