Facts & Data

10,161 Children 0-17 in foster care
5% Youth who are not with a family (in group/institution)
22 Average length of stay for children in FC (months)
704 Number of children at risk for aging out
33% Youth with 1 placement
26% Youth with 2 placements
15% Youth with 3 placements
26% Youth with 4 or more placements

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House passes Dent foster parent 'Bill of Rights' legislation (Washington)

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Foster Parents Advocate for Stronger Rights

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