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 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,965105.5 per 10K62.1 per 10K10
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,659/1,96584.4%83.5%19
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,49980.5 per 10K47.8 per 10K13
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K34
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports140.7 per 10K0.3 per 10K10.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports45224.3 per 10K14.1 per 10K7
Victim Reports27114.6 per 10K7.1 per 10K6
Victim Reports of Neglect1799.6 per 10K3.6 per 10K5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse40.2 per 10K0.5 per 10K60
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse191.0 per 10K0.4 per 10K10.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse693.7 per 10K2.6 per 10K20.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care114/27142.1%35.8%21
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care157/27157.9%64.2%47
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care21/1,2281.7%2.6%53
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care0/140%2.8%31.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/1420%0.8%50
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report36/14225.4%34.1%46
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report43/14230.3%40.3%50
Median Days from Report to Removal14229.0 days20.0 days22.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation1/1420.7%1.4%36
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 14/3134.5%5.1%31.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 1/1120.9%2.6%38
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 13/2016.5%6.4%26
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 57/1,4264%3.4%26.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/30%2%25

Columbia County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Removals to Foster Care13283.9 per 10K39.4 per 10K8
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care117.0 per 10K3.3 per 10K8
Reentries to Foster Care30/13222.7%19.9%18
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge11/1328.3%7.2%18.5
Removals for Neglect40/13230%53%61
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use60/13245%51%50.5
Removals for Physical Abuse29/13222%11%9.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope39/13230%18%11.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing4/1323%11%52.5
Removals for Incarceration9/1327%9%38.5
Removals for Child Behavior0/1320%2%56
Removals for Abandonment5/1324%8%52
Removals for Sexual Abuse5/1324%4%25
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal5/1124%3%17
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal51/13837%42%47.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)11/7215%7%22.5

Columbia County Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Children in Region on March 31 201815,912nana37
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 2017204131.0 per 10K58.0 per 10K6
Children in Care on March 31 2018184116.0 per 10K58.0 per 10K7.5
Average Daily Children in Care202128.7 per 10K58.1 per 10K8
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 201880,79550,776.0 per 10K26,140.0 per 10K8
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 336nana32
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 74,24347,180.0 per 10K21,213.0 per 10K9
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 74,24347,180.0 per 10K21,213.0 per 10K9
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 35,35622,468.0 per 10K22,998.0 per 10K31
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 201895.7 per 10K6.4 per 10K34
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20185635.2 per 10K13.2 per 10K7
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201810.6 per 10K0.7 per 10K37.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day86/18447%43%18.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day85/18446%43%27
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day3/1842%2%23
Children in Group Home on Last Day7/1844%9%55
Children in Institution on Last Day2/1841%2%34.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/1840%0%34
Children in Runaway on Last Day1/1841%1%14.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/1840%0%34
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 32/3758.53%10.18%46
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 10/3752.67%1.79%13
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Parent6/3751.6%0.64%7
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/3750%0.04%38.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 20188/989%64%15
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days70/22,2113.2 Per 1K Days5.6 Per 1K Days58.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency31/8736%25%7.5
Lateral Placements Moves36/8741%58%62
Placements Moves Away from Permanency20/8723%17%9
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 201817/1849%8%26
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20180/1840%0%34
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201720410.7 months9.7 months16
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201818410.6 months10.7 months29.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 2017112/20455%48%25
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201735/10633%28%17
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 201857/18431%30%17.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201827/18415%18%28.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201820/18411%14%31.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201815/2075%64%28.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months30/5258%46%21
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months12/2843%41%24.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months51/7370%53%15

Columbia County Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Discharges140/15,73689 per 10K36.9 per 10K4
Children Discharged for Reunification43/14031%48%56
Children Discharged for Relative0/1400%0%36
Children Discharged for Adoption56/14040%25%11
Children Discharged for Transfer0/1400%0%34.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation3/1402%6%53.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship38/14027%20%20
Children Discharged for Runaway0/1400%0%33.5
Children Discharged for Death0/1400%0%36.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/1400%1%44.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care14015.1 months12.8 months20
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge438.0 months9.1 months42
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na9.0 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge3812.0 months12.7 months35
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge5622.7 months24.2 months38.5
Reunified within 72 Hours3/437%2%4
Reunified within 12 Months29/4367%68%40
Adopted within 24 Months31/5655%49%28.5
Adopted within 48 Months55/5698%95%30.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months5314.0 months15.9 months49
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months555.4 months7.3 months48.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/250%38%25.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%48%43
Adoption Discharges56/15,73635.6 per 10K9.2 per 10K4
Non-Permanent Discharges3/15,7361.9 per 10K2.6 per 10K44
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/582%4%35.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 201800.0 per 1M23.7 per 1M50.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2016 through February 2017 3/1561.9%2.4%29.5
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months2/603.3%8.7%48
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/480%0%31.5
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%0%28
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months5/4311.6%2.7%5
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana

Columbia County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2016 through September 2017 1,965105.5 per 10K62.1 per 10K10
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2016 through September 2017 27114.5 per 10K7.1 per 10K6
Removals During Period1327.0 per 10K3.3 per 10K8
In-care on March 31 2018184116.0 per 10K58.0 per 10K7.5
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period140nana29.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 142/15094.7%94.5%44
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2016 through September 2017 376/376100%99.97%29.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months26/4065%66%42
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay408.1 months9.4 months43.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative11/5819%31%54
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months6/649.4%12.9%41
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months31/5655%49%28.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay5622.7 months24.2 months38.5
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period30/5357%37%14.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period9/2438%28%19.5
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months40/4982%61%10
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday12/2843%40%25
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children57/5898%96%29.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/333%28%16
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months132/15088%81%15.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months88/11279%66%13
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months37/6458%43%8

Columbia County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal108/14475%79%53.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal5/1224%3%19
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal51/13837%42%47.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months12/2843%41%24.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal14/2264%48%18
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months35/10633%28%17
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/250%38%25.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%48%43

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