Section 12000, Permanency Planning


Revision 10-0; Effective June 1, 2010


12100 Resources

Revision 10-0; Effective June 1, 2010

Requirement for Local Authority (LA) to Conduct Permanency Planning

The LA is required to conduct and document permanency planning for individuals under age 22 years of age who reside in an intermediate care facility for persons with intellectual disability (ICF/ID), a Home and Community-based Services (HCS) residential group home or nursing facility. Information regarding this requirement may be found at

Forms and Tools

Permanency Planning forms and tools are available at:

CARE User’s Guide

Instructions for CARE data entry regarding Permanency Planning are included in the CARE User’s Guide at:

Note: The CARE User’s Guide is only available to those who have access to the CARE system.