Law requires that every child have a safe permanent home.
SCCSB will provide families opportunities to remain together.
Should it become necessary for children to be removed from a parent
of guardian, SCCSB must develop a plan for reunification unless permanent
custody is requested.
If the parent or guardian does not complete the case plan, SCCSB
will take steps to terminate parental rights and find the child another
caseworkers help families solve their problems.
The law requires Children Services to investigate screened-in calls
received about children who may be abused, neglected or need protection.
Ohio law requires that the name of the person who made the referral is confidential. The children services caseworker will provide information about the reported incident and discuss any associated problems with the family.
Scioto County Children Services provides:
of Child Abuse and Neglect
v Independent Living Services for Youth 16 Years and Older
Services for Children of All Ages
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