They are determining that the risk of abuse or neglect is
not necessarily significant enough as to support it but feels that there is
still a reason for DCF to be involved with the family. You cannot appeal a
substantiated concern but you can file a grievance and part of the reasoning
for DCF perspective is it would be showing no record found for most instances.
You are not listed as an alleged on the perpetrator’s list.  Although, there can be some significant
consequences for even a substantiated concern.