Foster Care and Education: A Journey through the System. Tawny Spinelli. The Statistics. Number of Kids in Care. In 2010, there were 28,954 children in foster care in the state of Texas (Kids Count Data).
Foster Care and Education:A Journey through the System
Trash Bag in My Hands
The more placements foster youth have, the less connected they feel with their parental figures and therefore, are more likely to become pregnant (Boonstra, 2011).
(Midwest Study, 2010)
Why are these Statistics so Grim?
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