Facts & Data

1,360 Children 0-17 in foster care
5% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
15 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
24 Number of children at risk for aging out
46% Youth with 1 placement
29% Youth with 2 placements
12% Youth with 3 placements
13% Youth with 4 or more placements



State and National Fact Sheets: America's Opioid Crisis: The Unseen Impact on Children

National Fact Sheet on the Educational Outcomes of Children in Foster Care

CHAMPS Research Summaries

On The Navajo Nation, Foster Care Families Are In Short Supply (Includes audio)

Searchable database of state Child and Family Services Plans (HHS)

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