COMMITTEE: Human Services TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Monday, April 24, 2017 PLACE: E2.030 CHAIR: Rep. Richard Peña Raymond HB 1478 | RELATING TO EMERGENCY PLACEMENTS OF CHILDREN BY THE DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES. Author: White Would establish a registry of verified or licensed foster homes and group homes that can accept a… Read more »
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52 children a day are removed from their home and enter the foster care system.
1,250 children aged out of the system in 2016 without finding a home.
9,131 CASA volunteers served 27,953 of the 48,795 children in foster care in 2016.