CA Foster Care (CA-FC) - Overview
(01/01/23 – 12/31/23)
CA Foster Care is administered by the Department of Child Safety (DCS). FAA offices must provide DCS, and the Mercy Care Department of Child Safety Comprehensive Health Plan (DCS CHP), which is administered by DCS, with any information and verification in their case that is necessary to determine CA Foster Care eligibility for a child. This includes, but is not limited to, information about the following:
The child
The parents of the child
Policy and procedures for determining possible CA eligibility for foster children are outlined as follows:
CA Adult Only Cases with FC or SSI Children