Round 3 Resources
The pages linked below provide resources for planning for, conducting, and participating in the Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSR) process; analyzing and understanding the results; and planning for program improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI).
CFSR Round 3 Process
This section includes the CFSR Procedures Manual; information on logistics, recruitment, and state planning; and Children's Bureau information on CFSR/CQI processes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
CFSR Round 3 Instruments, Tools, and Guides
This section includes CFSR Round 3 instruments, reporting guidelines, and forms for onsite reviews and program improvement plan monitoring.
CFSR Round 3 Statewide Data Indicators
This section includes Federal Register notices, presentations, and related information specific to the CFSR data indicators and national standards.
CFSR Round 3 Technical Bulletins
This section contains the technical bulletins created by the Children's Bureau to supplement official guidance and assist states in understanding and preparing for child welfare monitoring reviews.
CFSR Round 3 Program Improvement Planning Tools
This section contains templates for program improvement planning, a guide for implementing improvement and information on the non-overlapping data period.
CFSR Round 3 Findings
This section includes findings from CFSRs conducted between 2015 and 2018.