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Commission Appoints Executive Director

The Commission on Improving the Status of Children in Indiana (CISC) appointed Julie Whitman as its first Executive Director. Her appointment takes effect September 11, 2017.  View press release

Notice of Public Meeting *

The Commission on Improving the Status of Children will meet:

November 8, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
Indiana Government Center South
Conference Rooms 4-5
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

*The meeting will not be livestreamed

Information Sharing Guide

This mobile-friendly guide summarizes how specific types of information about children and families can be shared between professionals, which parties can share this information, and who can receive the information. Visit the mobile app

2017 Annual Report

The annual report for the Commission on Improving the Status of Children in Indiana is available. The 19-page report is a window into the collaborative work being done across all three branches of government to improve the lives of Hoosier children—especially the most vulnerable.  View report

Indiana Safe Sleep Program

This collaboration between the State Department of Health and the Deprtment of Child Services creates partnerships with agencies to provide safe sleep education and Infant Survival Kits for families who do not have safe places for their infants to sleep. Learn more about the Safe Sleep Program