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ACF Releases FY 2018 AFCARS Data

The Children's Bureau recently released the fiscal year 2018 data from the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS). The data show that the number of children in foster care decreased for the first year since 2011 and that the number of children achieving permanency through adoption increased for the fourth year in a row.

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