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Child Welfare Outcomes 2008–2011 is now available online

August 19, 2013

Child Welfare Outcomes 2008–2011: Report to Congress is the twelfth in a series of reports from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The publication is designed to inform Congress and professionals related to the child welfare fieldabout national and State performance on several measures of outcomes for children served by child welfare systems throughout the country. The outcomes address the safety, permanency, and well-being of the children, and focus on widely accepted performance objectives for child welfare practice.

Child Welfare Outcomes 2008–2011is solely available in electronic format. You can find the full report, along with a 12-page Executive Summary brochure, on the Children’s Bureau website:

Report data also can be found on the new Child Welfare Outcomes data site, which makes the latest data available for you to view in a variety of ways according to your needs:

For more information, contact Child Welfare Information Gateway at or 1.800.394.3366.

Child Welfare Information Gateway
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