Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
WITHDRAWN Treatment Foster Care Standards for Child Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 135]
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|Description||The Treatment Foster Care Standards for Child-Placing Agencies will consolidate two sets of regulations into one. It will apply to all child-placing agencies that wish to provide specialized or treatment foster care services to children and to agencies that wish to receive Medicaid funding for their treatment foster care case management services to children. Treatment foster care is a community-based program where services are designed to address the special needs of children and families. Services to the children are delivered primarily by treatment foster parents who are trained, supervised and supported by agency staff.|
|State Authority||63.1-25 and 63.1-202 of the Code of Virginia|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protect the safety and welfare of children and families receiving services from treatment foster care agencies.
To have one regulation in order to streamline the department’s regulatory oversight of agencies providing these services and make the regulation easier to follow for both the regulators and the providers.
To make the licensure and certification process more efficient.
|Name / Title:||Moniko Coleman / Board Liaison|
801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
|Telephone:||(804)726-7512 FAX: ()- TDD: ()-|