DCFS investigating death of Blue Isla...

DCFS investigating death of Blue Island infant

There are 16 comments on the The Southtown Star story from Oct 27, 2013, titled DCFS investigating death of Blue Island infant. In it, The Southtown Star reports that:

The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death Saturday of a 7-month-old boy from Blue Island.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Southtown Star.

Mandated Reporters

Maywood, IL

#1 Oct 27, 2013
Our Blue Island mandated reporters need training.
Why

United States

#2 Oct 27, 2013
Mandated Reporters wrote:
Our Blue Island mandated reporters need training.
What kinda training?
Mandated Reporter

Maywood, IL

#3 Oct 27, 2013
Mandated Reporter Training. It can be located 24/7 on the IL DCFS WEBSITE.

Thanks for asking!
Mandated Reporter

Maywood, IL

#4 Oct 27, 2013
https://mr.dcfstraining.org/UserAuth/Login !loginPage.action;jsessionid=3 99AA0DC06798E48264AB9367F78BFA C

http://www.state.il.us/dcfs/docs/mandated.pdf

Here are the links.
SMH

United States

#5 Oct 27, 2013
Ok, Capt. Redundant. Why?
Get The Training

Maywood, IL

#6 Oct 27, 2013
Mandated Reporter Training is a requirement.
curious

United States

#7 Oct 27, 2013
Does anyone know what happened?
BIIPS

Blue Island, IL

#8 Oct 28, 2013
curious wrote:
Does anyone know what happened?
Call your alderperson. They should be able to provide you with some insight.LOL
OIG

Maywood, IL

#9 Oct 28, 2013
Now would be a good time to contact the IOG'S office. I am sure they will take all reports.
Safety and Well Being

Maywood, IL

#10 Oct 28, 2013
John Rita, Director of Public Safety must insist all of his MANDATED REPORTERS participate in the training and report the information to the Committee Chair.

Mrs. Carr must follow up in her committee meetings until everyone of the mandated reporters in the departments she reports on to the council; has had their training.
Request for Investigation

Maywood, IL

#11 Oct 28, 2013
OIG wrote:
Now would be a good time to contact the IOG'S office. I am sure they will take all reports.
OFFICE OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL Illinois Department Of Children And Family Services
REQUEST FOR INVESTIGATION
Its mandated

United States

#12 Oct 28, 2013
Get The Training wrote:
Mandated Reporter Training is a requirement.
You truly are clueless. Just keep spouting off the same thing.
Did someone not report something they should have? Was there previous unreported abuse?
Does any of this have anything to do with this investigation?
Wrong

United States

#13 Oct 28, 2013
Safety and Well Being wrote:
John Rita, Director of Public Safety must insist all of his MANDATED REPORTERS participate in the training and report the information to the Committee Chair.
Mrs. Carr must follow up in her committee meetings until everyone of the mandated reporters in the departments she reports on to the council; has had their training.
Mandated Reporting is not about passing information along to the politicians, so they don't sound stupid when they're asked.
It's about making sure violence is documented to prevent further violence.
Close

Maywood, IL

#14 Oct 28, 2013
Wrong wrote:
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Mandated Reporting is not about passing information along to the politicians, so they don't sound stupid when they're asked.
It's about making sure violence is documented to prevent further violence.
It's about making the MANDATED REPORT regarding SAFETY and WELL BEING.
LEAVE THE INVESTIGATING TO THE INVESTIGATORS.
That too

United States

#15 Oct 28, 2013
Close wrote:
<quoted text>
It's about making the MANDATED REPORT regarding SAFETY and WELL BEING.
LEAVE THE INVESTIGATING TO THE INVESTIGATORS.
Right, I don't see anything about calling Candace Carr or any other politician. Leave the investigating to investigators and the back door schemes to the politicians.
The problem is, they're all in cahoots in BI.
Make the Hotline Reports

Maywood, IL

#16 Oct 29, 2013
Close wrote:
<quoted text>
It's about making the MANDATED REPORT regarding SAFETY and WELL BEING.
LEAVE THE INVESTIGATING TO THE INVESTIGATORS.
DCFS DCP Investigators will follow up.
Mandated reporters know exactly who they are and need to call the hotline to report suspected neglect and abuse.

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