Resources for Partners

Domestic Violence Protocols

Child/Youth Confidentiality in Domestic Violence Programs
Civil and Criminal Responses to Children and Youth Who Experience Domestic Violence
Information Sharing in a Collaborative Relationship: Domestic Violence and Child Protection
Law Enforcement Response to Children at the Scene of a Domestic Violence Incident
Multi-Disciplinary Teams Framework for Co-Occurring Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment
Parental Contact in Domestic Violence Cases: Considerations for Decision Makers
Understanding the Current Mental Health Needs of Children Experiencing Domestic Violence in Vermont
Vermont Teacher Handbook on Domestic Violence

Referral Forms: Psychotropic Drugs for Kids in DCF Care

299 - Consultation
300A - Abilify
300G - Other Med
300R - Risperidol
300S - Seroquel

Click here to go to FSD Policy 137: Anti-Psychotic Medications for Children in the Care of DCF

Trainings for Partners

Civil Rights Training

Mandatory civil rights training for sub-grantees of OJJDP funds.

Domestic Violence Training

Created by the Department of Health’s Office of Local Health, in partnership with the Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence and the AHS Domestic Violence Steering Committee.


Vermont Suicide Prevention Center

A statewide resource fostering suicide prevention in Vermont.

Youth Justice Resources

Coalition for Juvenile Justice

Research, nationwide data, technical assistance, and resources for youth justice.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Programs (OJJDP)

Research, nationwide data, technical assistance, and resources for youth justice.

Family Services Division (FSD)

Deputy Commissioner Karen Shea
DCF - Family Services Division
280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT - 05671-1030
Phone:(802) 241-2131

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