Facts & Data

10,934 Children 0-17 in foster care
16% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
16 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
728 Number of children at risk for aging out
33% Youth with 1 placement
28% Youth with 2 placements
16% Youth with 3 placements
24% Youth with 4 or more placements




The critically important role of faith-based foster parents

CHAMPS Co-Chair Jeremy Kohomban on Fox News about opioid crisis

Counties seek family members to care for kids of addicted parents (Ohio)

New program aims to support child welfare (Tennessee)

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