A NATIONAL REPORT CARD ON LEGAL REPRESENTATION FOR ABUSED & NEGLECTED CHILDREN
GRADES AT A GLANCE-how did your state score ?
Alabama 73 C Missouri 61
Alaska 71 C Montana 79 C
Arizona 63 D [...]
The negative effects of foster care
Individuals who were in foster care experience higher rates of physical and psychiatric morbidity than the general population. In a study of adults who were in foster care in Oregon and Washington state, they were found to have double the incidence of depression, 20% as compared to 10% [...]