Children in Need of Protection (CHIPS)
- Child abuse and neglect program (CHIPS) (WI Dept. of Children & Families)
- Guide to confidentiality laws applicable to CHIPS proceedings (WI Court System)
- What is CHIPS? (WI Court System)
Part of the What's Happening in Court? children's activity book.
- Indian Child Welfare Act Benchbook (Nat'l Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges)
- Wisconsin's Legal Guide For Grandparents & Other Relatives Raising Children (AARP)
- End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin
- WI Children's Court Improvement Project
Training site for legal professionals on children in need of protection or services and termination of parental rights court case processing.
- WI Counties
The Law (Additional statutes, regulations & opinions may apply to your specific situation.
- WI Statutes: ch. 48 "Children's Code"
Includes jurisdiction issues, holding a child or expectant mother in custody, court procedures, termination of parental rights, etc.
- WI Statutes: ch. 938 sub. ch. IV "Holding a Juvenile in Custody"
Search for more statutes, regulations & opinions.
Recommended links from our County Resources database:
- Dane County Juvenile Court Resource Booklet (Dane Juvenile Court)
- Parent guide to the juvenile court CHIPS process (Fond du Lac Court)