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AFCARS Report #27

This report provides preliminary estimates of Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) data for FY 2019. As states are permitted to resubmit AFCARS data, the estimates may change over time. This report reflects all AFCARS data received as of June 23, 2020 related to AFCARS reporting periods through September 30, 2019.

National Youth in Transition Database Data Brief #7

This brief presents the latest findings from NYTD surveys completed by youth in NYTD Cohort 2 at ages 17, 19, and 21 (in FY 19).</p

CCWIS Status at the End of Transition Period (July 31, 2018)

The following tables show the status of child welfare information systems or projects in the states and tribes as of July 31, 2018.

CFSR Round 3 Statewide Data Indicator Data Dictionary

This document provides a description of each statewide data indicator and data quality check, including the numerators, denominators, risk adjustments, exclusions, and corresponding data notes.

Children’s Bureau Vision Infographic

Strategies to Strengthen Families: The Children’s Bureau’s vision for changing national child welfare practice.

National Youth in Transition Database Data Brief #6

This brief presents the latest findings from NYTD surveys completed by youth in NYTD Cohort 2 at age 19 (in FY 16). The brief also presents select comparisons of results between Cohort 1 and Cohort 2 youth at ages 17 and 19.

Trends in Foster Care and Adoption

The report and data visualization below present national estimates related to children who experience time in foster care and who are adopted from the foster care system, relative to each Federal Fiscal Year shown.

AFCARS Report #24

This report provides preliminary estimates of Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) data for FY 2016.

CCWIS Status

This page identifies each state’s current CCWIS standing.

Child Maltreatment 2014 – Data Tables

The Children's Bureau has provided eight data tables in Excel format as an aid to researchers and others who would like to use the data from the Child Maltreatment 2014 report.