Facts & Data

4,471 Children 0-17 in foster care
8% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
17 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
398 Number of children at risk for aging out
31% Youth with 1 placement
28% Youth with 2 placements
13% Youth with 3 placements
28% Youth with 4 or more placements

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Consequences of Multiple Placements

CHAMPS Research Summaries

CHAMPS video

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

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

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