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

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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):

ACEs Connection:

ACEs Too High:

Montana Association for the Education of Young Children:

Challenge Helena:

Helena Youth Crisis Diversion Project:

Resilience Trumps ACEs:

Substance Abuse affects on Children:

Children exposed to methamphetamine use and manufacture:

Substance-Exposed Infants:


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