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Division of Protection and Permanency Vision Statement

The Division of Protection and Permanency (DPP) recognizes the importance of a safe, secure and nurturing environment for each Kentucky child, adult and family. Within such an environment, we believe that families and their individual members become the most critical component of a strong society. Our vision is a division that is:

  • Focused on families, children and vulnerable adults
  • Committed to families as partners in decision making
  • Proactive, responsive and accessible to all members of the community
  • Sensitive to cultural and community differences
  • Committed to innovation, continuous improvement, shared accountability and measurable outcomes
  • Community focused and partnership oriented
  • Recognized as the best human service delivery organization in the nation


Last Updated 2/9/2017