For Qualified Residential Treatment Programs (QRTP) settings, Family First establishes additional claiming requirements related to child assessment and court approval of a non-foster family home placement. The Public Consulting Group has summarized these requirements. See the “Guide to Title IV-E Maintenance Claiming Opportunity for Non-Foster Family Home Settings” for more detail. Title IV-E will continue to reimburse for Title IV-E agency administrative costs for eligible children regardless of placement type. This resource was updated in Feb. 2021. 

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