​​​​​​Please click on the following links to view policy for each topic:

Explanation of Federal and State Laws

West Virginia Code Chapter 49 Child Welfare (Remodified) 

Adult Welfare Policy

Substitute Decision Maker Policy July 2022

Adult Welfare Policy Archived

Child Welfare Policy 

CPS Policy June 2022
CAPS Family First QRTP  ​ 
Extended Placements in QRTP (SOP)
Foster Care Policy May 2022
Foster Care Nonplacement and Temporary Lodging Policy February 2022
Homefinding Policy May 2022
ICPC - Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)
Legal Guardianship Policy March 2022
Missing and Runaway Child Locator Policy June 2021
Pathway to Children's Mental Health Services February 9, 2022
Specialized Family Care March 2022
Title IV-E Eligibility Policy Manual (Revised October 25, 2019)
Youth Services Policy February 2022

Child Welfare Policy Archived

Foster Care Forms
Youth Transition Plan 

Family Assistance Policy

See Family Assistance (New Income Maintenance Manual) site click link below

New Income Maintenance Manual