Report: Patterns of Foster Care Placement and Family Reunification following Child Maltreatment Investigations

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

This brief identifies characteristics of children and families who reunified with parents or family following the child’s stay in foster care, patterns regarding success or failure of reunification, and maltreatment re-reports among children reunified with their families. Learn more.