RASW - 2016-2018 Experience Survey (USA)

Welcome to our 2016-2018 CPS experience survey.

  • This survey should be completed by persons encountering CPS within the United States from January 1st, 2016 - The current date.
  • Please answer the questions truthfully and honestly.
  • If a question does not apply to your situation select the N/A option.

The results will be used in pushing for reform within the family courts and CPS divisions nationally.

What type of response began involvement?
Result of Initial Response
Were Threats or Intimidation Used in Order to Gain Cooperation?
Total Length of Involvement
Cost to Parent to Defend in Court
Total Income of Targeted Family/Parent[s] Per Year
Were the Children Abused or Neglected as a Result of CPS Foster Care Placement?
Were Laws or Policy Broken During Involvement with CPS?
Was Your Lawyer Effective?
Was Placement with Relatives Offered Prior to Foster Placement?
Would CPS Reform Help Children and Parents?
Survey Complete
Thank you for taking time to complete this survey. Your answers will be used to petition legislation for CPS reform nationwide.