CHILD WELFARE MANUAL

Section 1, Chapter 9 (Safety Planning) – Overview

(Effective 7/21/20)

Chapter 9 Overview

This chapter discusses safety planning, both Immediate Safety Intervention planning and Family Safety Planning.

Table of Contents

9.1 Immediate Safety Intervention

9.1.1 Components of the Immediate Safety Intervention Plan (CD-263)

9.2 Background Checks for Diversion Placements

9.3 Skillful Use of Authority

9.4 Family Safety Planning

9.4.1 Components of the Family Safety Planning Document (CD-267)

9.5 Bottom Lines

9.6 Responding to Youth Presenting Signs of Suicide