2018 Child and Family Services Reviews Report

Final report from the US DHHS of key areas of New Hampshire’s child welfare programs and practice to ensure substantial conformity with the state plan requirements found in titles IV-B and IV-E of the Social Security Act.

Date: 7/26/2018
Submitted by: Department of Health & Human Services

Parental Substance Use in New Hampshire — Who Cares for the Children?

This brief examines parental substance use and who cares for children when their parents cannot.

Date: 6/5/2018
Submitted by: University of New Hampshire, Carsey School of Public Policy

Unlawful Use of Physical Restraint at Sununu Youth Services Center Manchester, NH

This report presents the results of an investigation the Disability Rights Center-NH (DRC) conducted into the physical restraint and injury of a child with disabilities held at the Sununu Youth Services Center (SYSC).

Date: 5/8/2018
Submitted by: Disability Rights Center — NH

Quality Assurance Review of the Division for Children, Youth and Families

An independent review of DCYF Intake and assessment services submitted in 2016 that guides wide reforms in New Hampshire’s child welfare.

Date: 12/19/2016
Submitted by: The Center for the Support of Families (CSF)

Suggested Practices for Journalists Reporting on Child Abuse and Neglect

A guide for journalists reporting child abuse and neglect.

Date: 10/6/2016
Submitted by: The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)