2016 State Roundtable

The 2016 State Roundtable was held in May 2016 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  The Roundtable is chaired by the Honorable Max Baer, PA Supreme Court and Cathy Utz, Deputy Secretary, Office of Children Youth and Families, PA Department of Human Services.  Members in attendance included: Administrative Office of PA Courts; Office of Children and Families in the Courts Administrator and staff; Secretary for the Department of Drugs & Alcohol Programs; Director for the Bureau of Policy Planning, and Program Development, Department of Mental Health; Executive Deputy Secretary for the PA Department of Education; dependency judges and child welfare administrators representing all 67 counties, hearing officers, attorneys and other invited stakeholders.

Click the links below to view the 2016 State Roundtable Agenda and Workgroup Reports.

2016 State Roundtable Meeting Documents


Workgroup Reports

Casework Retention

Dependent Children of Incarcerated Parents

Drug & Alcohol

Educational Success and Truancy Prevention

Hearing Officer Education

Legal Representation

Permanency Practice Initiative

Transitional Youth

Congregate Care Youth Blank Survey

Congregate Care County Blank Survey