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Issues: being a foster child in America

Issues: being a foster child in America

Bridget Killian, editor-in-chief

October 21, 2018


Filed under Features

There are 437,465 children in foster care in the United States. Of these children, 36 percent are over the age of 10, according to the Administration for Children and Families, and children over the age of 10 are 50 percent less likely to get adopted based on a study done by Lutheran Family and Chi...

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