Idaho Highlights

Fostering Idaho

Facts & Data

1,349 Children 0-17 in foster care
9% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
12 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
48 Number of children at risk for aging out
42% Youth with 1 placement
31% Youth with 2 placements
13% Youth with 3 placements
14% Youth with 4 or more placements



Number of Children in Foster Care Continues to Increase (Federal HHS report)

Foster Care Housing Crisis

Summary of Data-Driven Foster Parent Recruitment and Retention Act of 2022

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CHAMPS is an exciting new policy campaign with dozens of partner organizations working together to highlight the vital importance of foster parents to the health and well-being of children in foster care. Check out what’s going on nationally and in the states.