Introduction: Foster Care is a system wherein a minor is put into a ward, a group-home or a private home of a certified foster parent. This placement is usually done by the local government or&hellip
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What is foster care?
Foster care is when a child or even an adult is placed in a safe place and care when they are unable to live with their respective families. Foster care is more common for children&hellip
Number of Children in Foster Care World-wide
How many children are in foster care world-wide? 2 million. The article “Child Protection”, published on the UNICEF website, presents an estimate of 2 million children in foster care world-wide. Almost half of this population&hellip
Number of Children in Foster Care
How many children are in foster care in the U.S.? 463,000. As of September 30, 2008, there are a total of 463,000 children in foster care all over the United States. This is according to&hellip