It is gratifying to see a program director concerned about her client's interactions with DCF. As Atty. Golden suggested, you and your client should consult with your client's care and protection attorney. The client should not be signing service plans without consulting with her lawyer.
Her lawyer should have a better sense than we do of what the possibilities are of DCF getting custody if the client doesn't agree to DCF's insistence that dad have only supervised visits as well as how to prevent DCF from getting custody if the client chooses to resist DCF's demand and DCF is not willing to renegotiate it.
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Dcf can - speak to supervisor, regional director or its ombudsman
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Assuming that you're an attorney, I strongly suggest that you contact the local CPCS office and strategize with an experienced attorney in the CAFL unit.
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