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Politics & Public Policy

Youth Forum: The Impact of Foster Care's Thousands of Ohio's Children

Thursday, January 23, 2020
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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In the United States, there are approximately 443,000 children in foster care at any given time, with the system taking in more than 690,000 children per year. According to the Public Children Services Association of Ohio, more than 20,000 children are projected to be in foster care by 2020 — a 60 percent increase in the last five years largely due to the recent recession and further exacerbated by the opioid crisis. While the number of children in foster care in Ohio has increased, resources and funding have not. Despite approximately $30 million in additional funding, Ohio still ranks dead last ... more

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