In response to the ongoing national discussion about out-of-state placements, specifically within Sequel Youth and Family Services facilities, DCYF has prepared the attached update. For reasons outlined in the update, DCYF has made the decision to end new placement referrals to Sequel facilities as of September 2020. In addition to the update, DCYF would like to highlight the following information related to its ongoing work to bring youth home from out-of-state placements:
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