(a)  A family or therapeutic foster home shall be reassessed annually by the supervising agency.

(b)  Reassessment shall include a mutual assessment with the foster parents of their strengths, skills, and abilities to provide care for children, including ways in which they have met the needs of children placed in their home and areas in which they need further development.

(c)  Any changes in physical set up and in the foster parents' capacities for providing foster care since the original home assessment or previous reassessments shall be documented in the family's record.

(d)  Reassessment shall be used as a tool for biennial relicensing of the home.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 131D-10.3; 131D-10.5; 143B-153;

Eff. September 1, 2007;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2017;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. October 3, 2017.