Resources for Advocates

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Monthly Report Paper Form View/Download
Monthly Report Electronic Form View/Download
Pre-Hearing Conference Form View/Download
Authorization to Release Information Form View/Download
Dependent Neglect Court Hearing Timelines View/Download
Judge and Case Information View/Download
2016 Prevention Resource Guide View/Download
Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 View/Download
2013 DN Best Practices Manual View/Download

Click the links below for local, state, and national resources:

General Community Resources

In-Service Training Materials

National CASA Website

LGBTQ Youth Resource

Aces Resources:

ACE Study website (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention): www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/acestudy

ACEs Connection: www.acesconnection.com

ACEs Too High: www.acestoohigh.com

Montana Association for the Education of Young Children: www.mtaeyc.org

Challenge Helena: challengehelena.com/

Helena Youth Crisis Diversion Project: helenayouthcrisis.org

Resilience Trumps ACEs: www.resiliencetrumpsaces.org

Substance Abuse affects on Children:

Children exposed to methamphetamine use and manufacture: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3029499/

Substance-Exposed Infants: https://ncsacw.samhsa.gov/resources/substance-exposed-infants.aspx

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