Commission on Children in Foster Care
Mission: Provide all children in foster care with safe, permanent families in which their physical, emotional, intellectual, and social needs are met.
Value statement: All children need safe, permanent families that love, nurture, protect and guide them.
Tactical goals: Improve collaboration between the courts, child welfare partners and the education system to achieve the mission.
The Commission can achieve its goals through initiating policy decisions and needed legislative and court rule changes.
The Commission will demonstrate its leadership through the implementation of sound foster care practices within the Commission members’ respective agencies and further its commitment through self-evaluation. Existing Groups with Similar Interests:
Potential Subcommittee Subject Areas
Guest EditorialsMeeting Minutes
September 16, 2013 Agenda
May 20, 2013 Agenda
March 11, 2013 Agenda
2013 Meeting Schedule
December 17, 2012 Agenda
September 24, 2012 Agenda
National Adoption Day - 2010 Press Release
Supreme Court Order (Original)
Supreme Court Order (Amended)
2010 Statutory Changes to Child Welfare Laws
Guidelines for Expert Evaluations in Child Welfare Proceedings.
Dependent Youth Interview Project - Preliminary Description of Survey Responses
Washington State Dependency Best Practices Report
Pew Commission on Children in Foster Care: Executive Summary
Pew Commission on Children in Foster Care: Complete Report
Foster Care Commission - 2005-2009 Progress Report
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