The RBS Reform Coalition. Reconnecting Children, Families and Communities.

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 2013 RBS Lessons Learned Report

Permanency, Partnership and Perseverance: Lessons from the California Residentially Based Services Reform Project


CDSS Issued RBS Letters (updated August 2010)

In order to provide information and instructions related to the RBS Reform Project, the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) issues RBS letters to participating counties.


  • RBS Letter No. 04-11 (August 16 2011) "Cost Reports"
  • RBS Letter No. 03-11 (June 21 2011) "Revised Claim Overpayment"
  • RBS Letter No. 02-11 (March 22 2011) "AAP"
  • RBS Letter No. 01-11 "Claim and Instructions"
  • RBS Letter No. 05-10 “RBS Reform Project Provider Time Study Instructions”

    • Policy Clarifications