Office of Childrens Ombudsman
Studies suggest up to 10 million children are exposed to some form of domestic violence each year. This includes children seeing, hearing or observing the effects (bruises, broken bones, abrasions, etc.) of domestic violence.
CPS records are confidential, but certain individuals may obtain copies of CPS case files upon request.
In Michigan, over 100 infants (under the age of 12 months) die due to unsafe sleep practices every year. Deaths resulting from unsafe sleep practices are completely preventable.
Under the new statutes, Michigan law may allow you visitation rights with your grandchild.
The Annie E. Casey foundation has an interesting article from April that discusses their new tool for child welfare leaders. "New Guide for Child Welfare Leaders Provides Improvement Roadmap for Kids and Families" It talks about strategies you can use to help improve your agency.