State vs. County Administration of Child Welfare Services

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State vs. County Administration of Child Welfare Services

Author(s): Information Gateway

Year Published: 2018

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This fact sheet outlines the administrative framework for child welfare services across the country. The way States administer child welfare services can be classified as State administered, county administered, or hybrid-partially administered by both county and State.

Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2018). State vs. county administration of child welfare services. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.

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