March 23, 2021

Foster Care Specialty Plan Postponed

Based on feedback already received, NC DHHS has postponed the Foster Care Specialty Plan (FC Plan) implementation from July 1, 2022 until July 1, 2023.  The Department will establish a Foster Care Plan Workgroup that will support the development of an interim and long-term plan for children in foster care.  Interested individuals/groups should notify the Department at

During this planning period NC DHHS will be seeking feedback on the plan with several goals in mind:

During the Spring Conference, i2i will host a Catch Up Meeting on the Foster Care Plan with State agency staff to offer attendees an opportunity to give feedback, hear about plan progress and ask questions.