In 2010, there were 408,425 children in foster care in the United States. 48%
were in nonrelative foster homes, 26% were in relative ...
The latest statistics from the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and ... care - that
translates to a child entering care every two minutes in the United States.
Through the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS
), the Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, collects data ...
May 30, 2006 ... Each week, nearly 60,000 children in the United States are reported as ... 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.
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
Apr 17, 2014 ... In 2012 in the United States, 23,439 children in foster care turned 18 and ... many
dedicated and skilled adults step forward to care for these ...
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. ....
There are an estimated 408,425 children in foster care in the United States, and
Nov 3, 2014 ... In 2012, 397,000 children were in foster care, a 30 percent decline .... to Nurture
Kids Successfully") for reviews of many rigorously evaluated ...
In San Diego County, there are approximately 3,112 children in foster care and ...
more of their siblings; Many young children who enter the foster care system are
... Across the United States, 52% of foster youth attend schools that rank in the ...
Aug 12, 2013 ... Last year, 13.1% of children in foster care were adopted, an increase from 12.6%
in 2011, according to statistics released today by the ...