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Acronym List 

AA -Alcoholics Anonymous

ACR -Administrative Case Review

ASA -Assistant State's Attorney

CAC - Children's Advocacy Center

CANTS - Child Abuse and Neglect Tracking System

CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocate

CFT - Child and Family Team

CYFS -Center for Youth and Family Services

DCFS - Department of Children and Family Services

DCP - Division of Child Protection

DD - Development Delayed

DHS - Department of Human Services

DJJ - Department of Juvenile Justice

DV - Domestic Violence

FAC - Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

GAL - Guardian Ad Litem

IEP - Individualized Education Plan

LSSI-Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

PC - Protective Custody

PD - Public Defender

PH - Permanency Hearing

POS - Purchase of Service

SASS - Screening Assessment and Support Services

SPEC - Specialized Foster Care

TC - Temporary Custody

TPR-Termination of Parental Rights

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