In 2010, there were 408,425 children in foster care in the United States. 48%
were in nonrelative foster homes, 26% were in relative ...
Over 400000 American children are in foster care, taken away when their families
are in crisis and can't take care of them. Who are these children? Where do ...
CCAI's Foster Youth Internship Program® is a highly esteemed ... to federal
policymakers about foster care, child welfare, financing, and abuse and neglect.
Through the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS
), the Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, collects data ...
The race and ethnicity of children waiting to be adopted vary from State to State
and City to City. However, the most recent adoption and foster care statistics from
Most children are placed temporarily in foster care due to parental abuse or
neglect ... Many are only 18 years old and still need support and services.
Nov 3, 2014 ... In 2012, 397,000 children were in foster care, a 30 percent decline .... to Nurture
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May 30, 2006 ... About 520,000 of those children end up in foster care each year ... Many have
been separated not only from their parents, but from their siblings ...
Apr 17, 2014 ... 23,439 children"age out" of foster care at 18 with no resources; Soronen: ... many
dedicated and skilled adults step forward to care for these ...
Jul 17, 2015 ... Foster care is a nightmare for some kids and their foster parents. ... Based on that
set of statistics alone, it's in the public's interest (ignoring, for a ...