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Perspectives on Normalcy Handout: Empowering Caregiver Decision-Making
This handout is part of the series, “Perspectives on Normalcy: Videos and Discussion Questions.” It is designed to facilitate discussion about the issues raised in the video, “Community-Based Provider: Empowering Caregiver Decision-Making.”
Capacity Building Center for States
Facilitates discussion about the normalcy issues raised in the Community-Based Provider: Empowering Caregiver Decision-Making video, which is part of the Center for States’ Perspectives on Normalcy: Videos and Discussion Questions product.
Capacity Building Center for States (2016). Perspectives on Normalcy Handout: Empowering Caregiver Decision-Making. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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Shares Stephen’s story about being a community-based provider and policymaker in Florida, the need for laws that empower caregiver decision-making, creating Florida’s reasonable and prudent parent standard (RPPS), and the effect RPPS and normalcy laws can have on foster care.