Tennessee Department of Children’s Services
Division of Training and Development
Permanency Plan Review (4 of 4)
DCS must provide notice to all appropriate parties of
staffings and permanency plan reviews (7 days in advance
if by phone, 10 days in advance if by mail).
DCS must assist parties to attend staffings and be flexible
in all scheduling.
Documentation of notices and efforts to ensure attendance
must be placed in the case record
Staffing events and progress on goals must be
documented in the case record.