Metadata Summary: Children in Foster Care

Dataset Type: GIS/Spatial Data

Name of Data Source: Children in Foster Care

Datasource Abbreviation (dataset): HILLS_FOSTER_CARE

Description of Datasource: Number of children within “Family foster homes”, which is defined as a licensed private residence providing 24-hour care for children who are unattended by a parent or legal guardian. Such homes include emergency shelter family homes, foster family group homes, and specialized foster homes for children with special needs.

How Often Data is Transferred to the Atlas: Annually

Period of Record Within the Atlas: 2013 - 2014

Date Added/Updated on Atlas: 9/23/2015

Disclaimer/Use Constraints: Not Available

Custodian Information:
Eckerd Community Alternatives
Support Services

Contact Name: Joy Dicus, Director of Support Services

Contact Email:

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