Facts & Data

973 Children 0-17 in foster care
29% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
19 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
108 Number of children at risk for aging out
45% Youth with 1 placement
25% Youth with 2 placements
13% Youth with 3 placements
17% Youth with 4 or more placements




National Survey of Foster Home Policies and Regulations

CHAMPS Research Summaries

Child Welfare Agency Advisory Board

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