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A Report to Congress on States' Use of Waivers of Non-Safety Licensing Standards for Relative Foster Family Homes

Published: December 31, 2011
Child Welfare, Foster Care

This is a historical document. Use for research and reference purposes only.

This report describes States' data on the number of children in foster care placed in relative foster family homes, a description and assessment of the types of non-safety licensing standards waived; and States' strategies for increasing licensing among relative caregivers.