What is S.A.F.E.?

Safety, Analysis, Follow-up and Empowerment (S.A.F.E.) are the keys to making child protection decisions. Read more.
What is S.A.F.E.

Our Services


Child in need of Care Assessments

Confidential, secure, thorough, independent and objective.


S.A.F.E Reviews

Individual or group case reads for child abuse and neglect fatalities and near fatalities, critical incidents, constituent concerns, or high profile cases, etc.


Policy Review

We can review policies and procedures to ensure maximized safety for children.

Dianne Keech, M.A. 

Owner and Lead Consultant

Dianne has 30 years’ experience advocating for at risk children.   In the last 20 years she has worked extensively in the state of Kansas. As a Wyandotte County Court Services Officer, she completed over two thousand Child In Need of Care Assessments.  As a former Deputy Director for Kansas DCF Prevention and Protection Services, Dianne was in charge of overseeing the Kansas Protection Report Center (child abuse and neglect hotline), Investigation and Assessment, Family Services, and Family Preservation Services.  She was a member of the KS State Child Death Review Board and appointed to the Governor’s Subcommittee on Children’s Mental Health. She was also the Federal Child Justice Act, State Liaison Officer.