Statistics for Columbia County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: DCF Northeast Region, Third Circuit.

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Columbia County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2015 through September 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,74195.0 per 10K57.4 per 10K8
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,33272.7 per 10K44.2 per 10K10
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K34
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K34
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports40922.3 per 10K13.2 per 10K6
Victim Reports22112.1 per 10K7.2 per 10K12
Victim Reports of Neglect1055.7 per 10K3.5 per 10K15.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse191.0 per 10K0.5 per 10K5.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse150.8 per 10K0.4 per 10K15
Victim Reports of Other Abuse824.5 per 10K2.8 per 10K10
Victims Removed to Foster Care94/22142.5%36.1%18
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care127/22157.5%63.9%50
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care70/1,1116.3%4.2%7
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Removed to Foster Care Before Report3/1731.7%0.6%5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report30/17317.3%29%51
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report38/17322%34.1%52
Median Days from Report to Removal17382.0 days37.0 days9
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation1/1730.6%1%27.5
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 11/2973.7%5.1%46
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 2/1151.7%2.5%28
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 9/1824.9%6.3%44
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 42/1,2773.3%3.3%36.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/0nanana

Columbia County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Removals to Foster Care14192.2 per 10K38.1 per 10K7
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care11.87.7 per 10K3.2 per 10K7
Reentries to Foster Care19/14113.5%19.8%52
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge6/1414.3%6.8%49
Removals for Neglect58/14141%55%40
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use61/14143%50%48
Removals for Physical Abuse37/14126%11%3.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope37/14126%20%14
Removals for Inadequate Housing4/1413%10%54
Removals for Incarceration3/1412%9%58
Removals for Child Behavior2/1411%2%43
Removals for Abandonment8/1416%8%45
Removals for Sexual Abuse3/1412%3%41.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal3/1312%4%38
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal57/15736%43%57.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)6/649%8%29.5

Columbia County Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 201715,301nana38
Children in Care on September 30 2016228149.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K2
Children in Care on September 30 2017216141.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K5
Average Daily Children in Care211137.8 per 10K54.9 per 10K3
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201791,07459,522.0 per 10K24,530.0 per 10K4
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 369nana31
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 77,29250,535.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K3
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 77,29250,535.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K3
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 27,87618,226.0 per 10K19,967.0 per 10K38
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017138.5 per 10K6.1 per 10K19
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20175334.6 per 10K12.0 per 10K4
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201721.3 per 10K0.8 per 10K20.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day78/21636%43%51
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day119/21655%44%15
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day6/2163%1%13.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day7/2163%9%58.5
Children in Institution on Last Day6/2163%2%12
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/2160%0%34
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/2160%1%46.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/2160%0%34
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 33/3738.85%10.63%46
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 6/3731.61%2.06%35.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent1/3730.27%0.76%40
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/3730%0.04%39.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201711/1385%64%21.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days56/22,9682.4 Per 1K Days5.4 Per 1K Days59
Placements Moves Toward Permanency16/8020%26%53
Lateral Placements Moves42/8052%57%53.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency22/8028%17%4
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201722/21610%10%34
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20170/2160%0%34
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201622810.2 months9.6 months17
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201721610.3 months10.6 months30.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016122/22854%48%22.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201632/10231%28%23.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201759/21627%28%20
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201735/21616%18%22.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201723/21611%13%30
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201719/2383%63%30
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months36/5862%43%13.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months13/2748%40%26
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months39/6362%51%24

Columbia County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Discharges144/15,29594.1 per 10K34.7 per 10K3
Children Discharged for Reunification53/14437%48%53.5
Children Discharged for Relative0/1440%0%37.5
Children Discharged for Adoption51/14435%23%14.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/1440%0%35.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation2/1441%6%51.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship38/14426%21%25.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/1440%0%34
Children Discharged for Death0/1440%0%36.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/1440%1%45.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care14415.5 months12.5 months10.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge5310.2 months9.0 months22.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na8.2 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge5122.9 months23.8 months41.5
Reunified within 72 Hours3/536%2%6
Reunified within 12 Months28/5353%68%57.5
Adopted within 24 Months29/5157%51%29.5
Adopted within 48 Months51/51100%95%19.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months5013.6 months15.6 months55
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months517.2 months7.4 months37.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/1100%37%23
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%50%63.5
Adoption Discharges51/15,29533.3 per 10K8.1 per 10K3
Non-Permanent Discharges2/15,2951.3 per 10K2.5 per 10K46.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/532%4%38
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201700.0 per 1M25.7 per 1M51
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 4/1223.3%2.5%16.5
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months6/629.7%8.9%26.5
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/380%0%37
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/40%0%41
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months1/432.3%2.7%26
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana

Columbia County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 1,74195.0 per 10K57.4 per 10K8
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 22112.1 per 10K7.2 per 10K12
Removals During Period1417.7 per 10K3.2 per 10K7
In-care on September 30 2017216141.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K5
Total Children Served369nana31
Discharges During Period144nana29
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 107/10998.2%95.3%17
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 379/379100%99.97%29.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months25/5050%67%58
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay5011.2 months9.3 months15
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative9/5915%31%55
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months11/6716.4%13.6%20.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months29/5157%51%29.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay5122.9 months23.8 months41.5
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period28/5056%35%14
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period7/1547%24%22
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months33/4770%59%22
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday13/2650%40%21.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children52/5398%96%34
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years0/20%29%61
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months160/17293%82%9
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months86/12370%67%35.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months35/6851%42%12.5

Columbia County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal119/15079%80%46
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal3/1472%3%39
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal57/15736%43%57.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months13/2748%40%26
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal9/2045%51%36.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months32/10231%28%23.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/1100%37%23
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%50%63.5

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