HomeWorks is a Utah DCFS program that provides in-home services to families. HomeWorks services can be court-ordered or non-court ordered. All HomeWorks cases will be supported by a caseworker using various tools to help identify family’s strengths and needs including: Structured Decision Making to help identify child safety and risk issues; Child and Family Team Meetings to set goals and create plans; Safety plan that shows how safety concerns will be managed; Utah Family and Child Engagement Tool that helps identify family’s strengths and needs; and Child and family plan that will address needs identified and connect to community resources.

Maximize family’s ability to protect and care for child; Strengthen family; Prevent need for foster care.