Featured Items

Rural Region Fostering Documents

Agency Forms and Information

DCFS Foster Care Respite Policy
DCFS Foster Care Respite Information Form
DCFS Information Sharing Brochure
DCFS Respite Requirements Grid
Landlord's Statement
Mileage Log
Foster Parent Child Placement Information
Partner Agency List
Personal Items Inventory Form
Rural Court Proceedings for Foster Parents
Safe Sleep Policy
Sleep Safe Tri-Fold Brochure
Sleep Safe Tri-Fold Brochure (Spanish Version)
Social Media Guidelines for Foster Parents

Caseworker Visits

Maximizing Monthly Visit Form

Comfort Calls and Icebreaker Meetings

DCFS Brochure
DCFS Comfort Call Procedures
All About Me - Child
All About Me - Teen
Child Health - Social History Form
Co-Parenting and Co-Sharing Agreement
Icebreaker Meeting Agenda
Icebreaker Meeting Evaluation
Icebreaker Meeting Guidelines
Icebreaker Meeting Procedures
Icebreaker Meeting Report
New! Icebreaker Timeline
Meet Our Family
Video Icebreaker Meetings: Tools for Connecting Birth and Foster Parents
(18 minutes)

DCFS Contact Information

DCFS Rural Region Staff Phone Directory
Rural Region Map

Financial Empowerment Toolkit

Get Tax Savvy - What You Need to Know About Taxes
A Financial Empowerment Toolkit for Youth and Young Adults in Foster Care

Creating a Credit Profile: How To Build Your Credit

Identity Theft: How to Resolve Errors on Your Credit Report

Know Your Credit History: How to Interpret a Credit Report
Protect Yourself and Your Stuff - What You Need to Know About Insurance

Fire Safety

Fire Drill Form

Just in Time Training Information

Frequently Asked Questions
en Español Preguntas Frecuentes
Relicensing Training Hours

Medical Forms

EPSDT Screening Schedule
Letter from DCFS regarding Monthly Medical History Form for Foster Children
Medication Administration Record (MAR)
Monthly Medical History Form for Foster Children
Prescription Medication Explanation

Mental Health

Supporting Youth in Foster Care in Making Healthy Choices: A Guide for Caregivers and Caseworkers on Trauma, Treatment, and Psychotropic Medications
Making Healthy Choices: A Guide on Psychotropic Medications for Youth in Foster Care

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Medical Facility Transportation Resource Guide
MTM Reimbursement Trip Log

QPI Meeting Documents

What Makes a Great Foster Parent?
QPI Work Plan

Water Safety

Pool Safely: Simple Steps Save Lives

Additional Resources

The Car Seat Lady
Nevada Revised Statutes: Chapter 424 - Foster Homes for Children
Nevada Administrative Code: Chapter 424 - Foster Homes for Children
Nevada's Family Resource Centers
Supporting Your LGBTQ Youth: A Guide for Foster Parents
Swaddling and the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (Children's Safety Network)