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Please find below all public notices pertaining to the Department of Children and Families.

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Monthly Foster and Subsidy Checks

DCF recently switched from manual paper checks to a Direct Deposit/Debit Card payment method so that you can receive your subsidy and board payments in a secure and reliable fashion.

DCF Payment Center Information 

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Requests for Proposal, Information and/or Qualifications

See the section below where you can download standard documents relating to RFP/RFI/RFQs.


Related Information

Closing Date

Request for Qualifications for Individual Support Services Mandatory Bidders Conference on February 12, 2015 at 10:00 AM Bids are due by 12:00 PM on February 25, 2015
Request for Proposals for County Councils for Young Children There will be no Bidders Conference for this RFP.


Questions are due by January 28, 2015

Questions and Answers 

Cover Sheet 


Certification Debarment 

Standard RFP Forms - Ownership and Disclosure Forms 

Source Disclosure Certification Form

Chapter 51 Certification Regarding Political Contributions

Standard Langauge 
Bids are due by 12:00 PM on February 19, 2015
Request for Proposals for 2015 Women's Shelter Grant Facility Improvement

Questions and Answers 

DV Annex B-3 Budget Form

Bids are due by 12:00 PM on January 30, 2015
Request for Proposals for Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment Continuum of Care for Women with Dependent Children in one or more of the following counties Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Ocean, or Salem County

Questions and Answers 

Bidders Conference PowerPoint 

Bids are due by 12:00 PM on January 16, 2015


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Standard Documents for RFPs

Submitting Requests for Proposal Electronically PowerPoint (pdf)
Registration for the Authorized Organization Representative (AOR) Form

Bidders Frequently Asked Questions
Tips for RFP Applicants
Training and Technical Assistance Information
Proposal Cover Sheet
General and Administrative Cost
Addendum to Individual Provider Contract
Statement of Assurance
Certification Regarding Debarment, Suspension, Ineligibility and Voluntary Exclusion Lower Tier Covered Transactions


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Rule Proposals





Submit Comments By:

Readoption with Amendments N.J.A.C. 10:16 New Jersey Register December 15, 2014 Department of Children and Families Child Fatality and Near Fatality Review Board February 13, 2015
Readoption with Amendments N.J.A.C. 10:133E New Jersey Register December 1, 2014 Services January 30, 2015
Readoption with Amendments N.J.A.C. 10:133K New Jersey Register
September 15, 2014
New Jersey Safe Haven Infant Protection Act Procedures and Requirements November 14, 2014
Notice of Administrative Correction N.J.A.C. 10:133G New Jersey Register
August 4, 2014
Client Information September 5, 2014
Readoption with Amendments, Recodifications with Reproposed Amendments, Recodifications with Amendments, New Rule, Repeals N.J.A.C. 10:133G

New Jersey Register
July 7, 2014

Client Information September 5, 2014



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PDF File
N.J.A.C. 10:11  Instructional Staff NJAC 10_11.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:120A  Dispute Resolution NJAC 10_120A.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:121  Adoptions NJAC 10_121.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:121A  Manual of Requirements for Adoption Agencies NJAC 10_121A.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:121C  Requirements for CP&P Adoptions NJAC 10_121C.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122  Manual of Requirements for Child Care Centers NJAC 10_122.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122A  AFDC Foster Care Plan NJAC 10_122A.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122B  Resource Care NJAC 10_122B.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122C  Manual of Requirements for Resource Family Parents NJAC 10_122C.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122D  Services for Children in Out-of-Home Placement NJAC 10_122D.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:122E  Removal of Children in Placement From Resource Family Homes NJAC 10_122E.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:124  Manual of Standards for Children's Shelter Facilities and Homes NJAC 10_124.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:126  Manual of Requirements for Family Child Care Registration NJAC 10_126.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:126A  Division Utilization of Family Child Care Providers NJAC 10_126A.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:127  Manual of Requirements for Residential Child Care Facilities NJAC 10_127.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:128  Manual of Requirements for Children's Group Homes NJAC 10_128.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:129  Child Protection Investigations NJAC 10_129.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:130  Standards for Shelters for Victims of Domestic Violence NJAC 10_130.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:131  Adoption Assistance and Child Welfare Act of 1980 Requirements NJAC 10_131.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:132  Court Actions and Procedures NJAC 10_132.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:132A  Legal Guardianship NJAC 10_132A.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133  Service Delivery General Provisions NJAC 10_133.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133D  Case Management NJAC 10_133D.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133E  Services NJAC 10_133E.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133G  Client information NJAC 10_133G.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133H  General Placement Provisions NJAC 10_133H.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133J  Termination of Parental Rights NJAC 10_133J.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:133K  New Jersey Safe Haven infant Protection Act Procedures and Requirements NJAC 10_133K.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:191  Children's Partial Care Programs NJAC 10_191.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:196  Determination of Eligibility for Functional Services From The Division of Children's System of Care NJAC 10_196.pdf
N.J.A.C. 10:37H  Youth Case Management Services NJAC 10_37H.pdf
N.J.A.C. 5:60  Displaced Homemaker Programs NJAC 5_60.pdf
N.J.A.C. 5:61  Address Confidentiality Program NJAC 5_61.pdf
N.J.A.C. 5:62  Women's Micro-Business Program NJAC 5_62.pdf

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Notice to Providers Regarding Fraud Prevention

Sandy Fraud Prevention and Notice (PDF)


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Proposed Amendment to New Jersey Medicaid State Plan for Health Home Services in Mercer County

Click HERE for public notice regarding proposed amendment to New Jersey Medicaid State Plan for health home services in Mercer County.


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