Caucus members also say they’ll look into gun control efforts in the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting.
A study committee is recommending the Department of Child Services keep a centralized hotline but boost involvement in local offices.
A study committee is working on recommendations for how the legislature should upgrade the Department of Child Services' hotline.
A study committee will make its recommendations for changes to the Department of Child Services in November.
An Indiana Court of Appeals ruled the Department of Child Services can interview a child regarding a sexual abuse case without the parent's permission.
Department of Child Services Director James Payne resigned Monday over ethics allegations.
A report shows DCS Director James Payne took state assistance and became involved in a case involving his grandchildren.
The Indiana Department of Child Services is opening a center that will assess children's mental health as a preventative measure.
Scathing testimony was heard Wednesday on the way the Indiana Department of Child Services handles its child abuse hotline.
Both Republicans and Democrats have expressed concerns about DCS, ranging from high caseworker turnover to the centralization of the agency’s hotline.