Presentation

CCWIS Transition Period and Other Triggers to Change Cost Allocation Plans

CCWIS, Government, Social Services, Technology

This brief DSS presentation provides targeted guidance to title IV-E agencies on whether to submit an updated Cost Allocation Methodology (CAM) or Public Assistance Cost Allocation Plan (PA-CAP) as a result of the Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) transition period ending on July 31, 2018.

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Reports

Federal Parent Locator Service for Child Welfare Staff and Defining Automated Functions in Comprehensive Child Welfare Information Systems Presentation

CCWIS, Government, Social Services, Technology

This joint Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) and DSS presentation describes the use of the Federal Parent Locator Service (FPLS) in child welfare cases, and provides guidance on defining and reporting Automated Functions, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.53, as part of Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) Advance Planning Document (APD) submissions, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(i) and Federal Regulations 45 CFR 95.611.

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Presentation

CCWIS Final Rule: CCWIS Design Software Repository CCWIS Options

CCWIS, Government, Social Services, Technology

This DSS presentation describes the Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) Design Requirements, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.53, the CCWIS Software Repository, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(h), and CCWIS Options, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.54.

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Presentation

CCWIS APD and Failure to Comply Requirements Presentation

CCWIS, Foster Care, Government, Social Services, Technology

This DSS presentation describes the Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) Advance Planning Document Submission Regulations, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 95 subpart F, and CCWIS Project Failure to Meet the Conditions of the Approved APD Regulations, as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.58. Related CCWIS data quality, submission, and other applicable requirements as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(d), 1355.52(i), and 1355.52(j) are also covered.

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Presentation

CCWIS IV-E Eligibility Requirements Presentation

CCWIS, Foster Care, Government, Social Services, Technology

This DSS presentation describes the Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) IV-E Eligibility Requirements as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(g). Related CCWIS data, data exchange, and data exchange standard requirements as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(b), 1355.52(e), and 1355.52(f) are also covered.

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Presentation

CCWIS Data Exchange Requirements Presentation

CCWIS, Foster Care, Government, Social Services, Technology

This DSS presentation describes the Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) Data Exchange Requirements as defined by Federal Regulations 45 CFR 1355.52(e), 1355.52(f), and 1355.54. Both mandatory and optional data exchanges are covered in this presentation.

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Industry Articles

There's No Such Thing as an IT Project ... Only Business Projects with IT Components

CCWIS, Government, Social Services, Technology

Why do you invest so much money in technology? To solve business problems. There are many components to a project: policy, program, legal, funding, and yes, technology. Information Technology (IT) investments must be aligned with your organization's strategy and goals. Proper due diligence must be conducted to ensure that you are investing in the right things and that there is value derived from those investments. There are many options and considerations that require comprehensive analysis and planning in advance of all decisions and execution. With so much at stake, how can you afford not to plan your projects with a broad and holistic perspective?

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