Foster Care Services
Related Foster Parents Less Likely to Receive Support Services Compared With Nonrelative Foster Parents
This brief identifies gaps in support services among foster parents using data from a nationally representative survey of children involved in the child welfare system (the second National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being).
When the System Goes Away, Does Treatment Need Follow? Behavioral Health Needs and Service Use Among Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
The purpose of this study was to explore the continuity of behavioral health services for youth aging out of foster care, including the relationship between remaining in foster care after one’s 18th birthday and the receipt of services.