➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
NY: Erie County Department of Social Services report: Average child protective worker caseload below 15 (Press release)
Niagara Frontier Publications – September 12, 2016
The Erie County Department of Social Services’ (“ECDSS”) monthly report to the Erie County Legislature for August indicates the average child protective worker caseload has dipped below 15, the state-recommended maximum. Currently, two-thirds of Child Protective Services’ employees have 15 cases or fewer and 95 percent have 25 cases or less.