If you can’t go to the hearing on the day they scheduled it, you should call the Human Services Board as soon as you know. The board’s number is 802-828-2536. You should also call the DCF attorney at 802-241-2841.
If you can’t call, you can write to the Human Services Board to let them know. Send the letter to:
Human Services Board
6 Baldwin Street, Suite 305
Montpelier, VT 05633-4302
You can also write to the DCF attorney. Send the letter to:
Office of the Attorney General
103 South Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05671-1201
Keep copies of any letters you send.
If you miss your hearing, call the HSB right away to explain why you missed it.
If the fair hearing is not in your town, you can ask that fair hearing be done by telephone. The HSB can pay for travel costs to the fair hearing.