National Child Welfare Data Show NYS Struggling
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According to a current federal review, New York State ranks near the bottom nationally on safety and permanency measures for children in the state’s child welfare system. These measures indicate that children in New York are more likely to experience a recurrence of maltreatment than children in other states, and are less likely to be placed quickly in permanent homes.

Find this data and more about the federal review on our Child Welfare page.