Facts & Data

1,825 Children 0-17 in foster care
24% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
17 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
244 Number of children at risk for aging out
51% Youth with 1 placement
24% Youth with 2 placements
9% Youth with 3 placements
16% Youth with 4 or more placements

Contact

Find

Results

DCYF looking to recruit more foster families

Brain Frames - Fact Sheets on Adolescent Brain Development

CHAMPS video

CHAMPS Research Summaries

Sign the Pledge

Sign the pledge to show your support for today’s amazing foster parents and the importance of quality foster parenting.

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.