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Pennsylvania’s CRPs are located regionally throughout the state. To apply for membership, please follow the link below to fill out an application. Mandatory FBI and statewide criminal background checks as well as a child abuse history clearance will be required as part of the application process. If you have any questions about the process or need additional information or if you are not located in one of the CRP regions and are interested in joining, please email pacrp@pitt.edu.

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South Central Citizen Review Panel Brochure
Northeast Citizen Review Panel Brochure
Southwest Citizen Review Panel Brochure

PA CRPs look for a diversity in race, gender, background, socioeconomic status, and job title for membership. Some examples of possible roles of members include:

  • Guardian ad litem
  • Teacher
  • Employee of a provider agency
  • Former county children and youth caseworker
  • Mental health therapist
  • Nurse
  • Retired professional
  • Foster parent
  • Former consumer of the child welfare system

Current county children and youth caseworkers and employees of the PA Department of Health and Human Services are ineligible for CRP membership.

 

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