DFPS Referrals

APPLICATION PROCESS

The LIFE Project is available for young adults in Child Protective Services (CPS) Region 3b (Erath, Hood, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker, Somervell and Tarrant counties) and the following Region 3 counties: Dallas, Denton, Ellis and Navarro.

Young adults must complete an application (CPS Form 2605). The CPS caseworker or Preparation for Adult Living (PAL) staff will review the application and submit it to the State Office Supervised Independent Living (SIL) Coordinator.

ACH cannot accept applications that come directly from young adults. All applications must be approved through the State Office SIL Coordinator before being submitted by CPS/PAL staff.

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