Fri., Apr. 20, 2012, Noon to 1 p.m.
The Oklahoma Pinnacle Plan: An Improvement Plan for Child Welfare Services
Oklahoma History Center, Chesapeake Room
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr., Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Deborah G. Smith, Director, OKDHS Children and Family Services Division
Oklahoma’s plan to improve child welfare services will be presented by Deborah Smith, Director of OKDHS Children and Family Services. The plan is a key component in settling a federal class action lawsuit. It must address 15 key performance areas. This lecture will summarize the efforts planned to improve outcomes for Oklahoma’s 8,000 children in foster care including improving safety, increasing the number of foster homes, and decreasing the length of stay.
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