How do foster homes work?

Answer Children whose parents are temporarily unable to take care of them often end up in the foster care system. For those who have never been involved in foster care as a parent, child, or caseworker, t... Read More »

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How many children live in foster homes in the US?

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What do caseworkers do about abusive foster homes?

If you have told your caseworker that you have been abused by people in a foster home then the case worker should move you out and report the abuse to the police. If this has not been done then go ... Read More »

How do children leave foster homes?

Children are placed in foster homes for many reasons. Some parents place their children in foster care voluntarily, and other children are taken out of their parents' custody. How and when a child... Read More »

How many children surrender at birth end up getting adopted and how many end up spending their lives in foster homes?