Completing a Diligent Search for Parents or Diligent Efforts to Locate Relatives Training Video

Monique McCaskill, MS - In-Home Care Specialist, Florida Department of Children and Families | Jessica Johnson, Out-of-Home Care Specialist, Florida Department of Children and Families


December 19, 2018




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Training Description

This webinar discusses best practices and standardization of diligent searches for parents and completing diligent efforts to locate relatives or fictive kin. Some key indicators mentioned are as follows:

- Identification of when diligent efforts begin
- Initiating searches for parents, relatives, and fictive kin
- Different diligent search and diligent effort activities
- Clarification of the purpose of continued efforts for relatives and fictive kin
- Form references



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