A citizen panel that reviews DCF policies, practices, and procedures related to child protection. It is required to get federal Child Abuse Prevention & Treatment Act funds.
Members represent the community and include people who have expertise in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. There should be no fewer than 10 and no more than 25 members at any given time. DCF staff are not voting members and may not be considered for any board position, such as chair or co-chair.
Meetings & Governance
The Board meets quarterly to discuss issues related to child protection in Vermont. Meetings are typically scheduled the first Wednesday of March, June, September and December from 9:00 to 12:00 noon.
45 Kilburn Street, Burlington VT 05401
(802) 863-9626, email@example.com
Child Abuse Medicine, UVM Children’s Hospital
111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 847-8200 • James.Metz@UVMHealth.org
Brenda Gooley, Operations Director
Family Services Division