CHAMPS NY is a statewide coalition of advocates, providers, and impacted New Yorkers working to promote state policy and practice change that builds a more family-centered, equitable child welfare system.
Learn more about CHAMPS NY.
New York Highlights
Policy and Practice
Children Thrive in Family-Based Care
A Look into Work Underway in Three NY Counties
Facts & Data
18,613 Children 0-17 in foster care
18% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
31 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
3,007 Number of children at risk for aging out
40% Youth with 1 placement
24% Youth with 2 placements
14% Youth with 3 placements
22% Youth with 4 or more placements
Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy
- Name Crystal Charles
- Phone 518-463-1896 x.130
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Web www.scaany.org
Families Together in New York State
- Name Brad Hansen
- Phone 518-432-0333
- Email email@example.com
- Web www.ftnys.org
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See the Latest
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.