Supporting Foster Care Adoptions from Beyond the Beltway. Marci McCoy-Roth. Presented to Eighth Annual Adoption Policy Conference New York, NY March 4, 2011. www.childtrends.org Twitter/ childtrends www.facebook.com/childtrends :. Overview. Pew - Kids Are Waiting Campaign
Presented to Eighth Annual
Adoption Policy Conference
New York, NY
March 4, 2011
www.childtrends.org Twitter/childtrends www.facebook.com/childtrends:
Child Trends seeks to improve outcomes for children by providing research and analysis to the people and institutions whose decisions and actions affect children:
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FosteringConnections.org provides timely and reliable tools and information on all aspects of the Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act to ensure that state, tribal and local decision makers are well-informed and receive maximum support as they plan for and carry out its implementation.
The Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (P.L. 110-351):
Average Length of Stay in Foster Care, for Children Adopted in 1998-2009 (months)
Fostering Connections through Adoptions, Trends in adoptions from foster care in the wake of child welfare reforms, by Kerry DeVooght, Karin Malm, Sharon Vandivere, and Marci McCoy-Roth