Revised CANTS Clearance Process

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.
Department of Human Services
Division of Developmental Disabilities
Information Bulletin

Revised CANTS Clearance Process
February, 2015


This Information Bulletin will provide information to assist agencies in coordinating the required clearances for new agency hires or annual employee clearances with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). This will also assist in resolving Health Care Worker Registry issues associated with criminal background checks or DSP training records.

Process and Procedure

The revised DCFS process for required CANTS clearances is as follows:

Effective Date

The effective date is immedately upon release of this Information Bulletin.