OOHC Transition policies, procedures and tools
Children's Court processes, Child Assessment Tool, placement mechanisms, Referral Management System, steps in transfer process
Guidelines outlining the phases/steps required for smooth and consistent transition across the state are now available.
A flowchart and individual guides have been designed to assist carers, agencies and Community Services through the five phases of transferring from the government to the non-government Out-of-Home Care sector.
Flowchart: OOHC transition process flowchart
- OOHC transition process for NGOs
- Consent to Release Personal Information
- File Transfer List
- Transfer of OOHC case management for a child or young person from CS to NGO
- Transfer of authorised carer from CS to NGO
For carers: OOHC transition process for carers
For Community Services staff: please refer to Casework Practice for the OOHC transfer procedure.