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Caregiver Background Checks (DHS 12)
Residential Care Centers for Children and Youth (DCF 52)
- DCF 52 - Official version (updated 01/2012)
Child Placing Agencies (DCF 54)
Group Homes (DCF 57)
- DCF 57 - Official version (updated 01/2012)
Shelter Care Facilities (DCF 59)
Confidentiality of Treatment Records
Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances