State Foster Care Statistics
The Division of Children and Family Services is responsible for the safety of children and youth in Arkansas. DCFS is responsible for child abuse and neglect prevention, protection, foster care, and adoptive programs. The following statistics can all be located at the Arkansas Department of Human Services website.
Why would a child enter foster care?
*statistics are greater than 100% because a child can enter into foster care for more than 1 reason
GetREAL24 Life Skills Categories
- Money Management
- Job & Career
- Community/Culture/Social Life
- Home Life Skills
- Legal Issues
- Personal Hygiene
- High Risk Behaviors
- Time Management