Child Protection Services (CPS) has taken my nephew from my sister. Can I, should I call CPS to ask about my nephew and ask if he can stay with me or another family member?

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I'm not a child protection officer and I imagine that the regulations and common practices would depend on the state you live in. I imagine that if I were in your situation I would call Child Protective Services to ask them my questions.

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answered 27 Feb '12, 22:06

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By now you might have an idea as to what is happening. If not call the department which is handleing the case and ask for his case workers name.. call her. She will provide all nessesary info and guidlines for you to follow to have him placed with you. I could not get my nephews and nieces because I was 1 mile away from the parents. They want these children to be placed with family when all possible. Will have to do a background check,, etc. home study is one. Everyone over the age of 18 in your home will be finger printed as well and checked. Good luck!

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