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Home Visits

Bringing your child home for a visit.

Home visits for PCCA children are always encouraged! Here are a few things to remember:

When possible, provide 24 hours notice before your scheduled departure so that:

  • We can ensure enough medication/supplies are available for the entire visit.
  • Your check-out can go as quickly and smoothly as possible.
  • You will have opportunities to check on your child’s health status prior to the Leave Of Absence. This is particularly helpful during holiday seasons. 
  • Visits can be planned around appointments.

The maximum amount of time for home visits is 14 consecutive nights.

  • If you would like for your child to have a prolonged home visit, please call first to ensure they do not have any previously scheduled medical appointments.

Only parents and guardians are allowed to check their child out of PCCA.

  • Other family or friends must have specific permission from the child’s parent/guardian to check the child out of PCCA. 
  • Parents may add names of people allowed to sign your child out by contacting our social worker prior to the home visit.
  • Only parents or guardians are allowed to call for status updates on their children.