Due to inclement weather conditions on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the State of Delaware Courts and offices in Kent County will be closing at noon and New Castle County is closed. Justice of the Peace Court 11 (New Castle County) and 7 (Kent County) will remain open.

For Professionals & Organizations

Introduction to Child Welfare Agencies / Services

The Child Protection Accountability Commission (CPAC) created the 101 Training Curriculum to help cross-train child welfare professionals on the various agencies and services involved with the Delaware child welfare system and their respective duties and responsibilities.

This web-based training is available on the Office of the Child Advocate's Online Training System, which also hosts a variety of other training programs developed by CPAC and its child welfare partners. To access the training content, please follow the link: ocade.server.tracorp.com. You must register and create a user name and password. Please also select the group code, All Training.

Office of the Child Advocate is currently providing the following training(s):

  • Child Abuse and Neglect 101
    Presented by Prevent Child Abuse Delaware and the CPAC Training Committee
    Format: Web-based (Video)
    Length: 125 minutes
    Child Abuse and Neglect 101 is a comprehensive two day workshop created by Prevent Child Abuse Delaware and the CPAC Training Committee. The training allows participants to understand the basics of child abuse and neglect, how abuse impacts our society, and how to help families nurture children and raise them free from abuse and neglect.

Upcoming Training Topics:

  • Child Placement Review Board (CPRB) 101
  • Children’s Advocacy Center of Delaware (CAC) 101
  • Division of Youth Rehabilitative Services (YRS) 101

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