is to safeguard the right that all Kansas children have to be cherished, the opportunity to thrive, and are safe from abuse, neglect, and harm.
KDCA carries out this mission by providing independent oversight and increased accountability of our State child welfare services, improving delivery and deepening confidence in the child welfare system. KDCA completes an impartial, independent review of Kansas child welfare policies, procedures, and practices, including an independent investigation and evaluation of concerns voice by children, families, and other individuals.
The Division of the Child Advocate is committed to independence, transparency, accountability, voice, and impactful change. KDCA will act according to the highest standards of ethics, honesty, respect, and dignity. KDCA will operate in a thorough, competent, and efficient manner to effectuate change.
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To learn more about reporting abuse and neglect please visit Kansas DCF's website.