Statistics for DCF Southeast Region

Charts:

Statistics for Individual County: Broward, Palm Beach, St. Lucie, Martin, Indian River, Okeechobee.

Tables:

Southeast Region Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2015 through September 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports45,36044.4 per 10K57.4 per 10K5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations34,62433.9 per 10K44.2 per 10K5
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K3.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K3.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports10,73610.5 per 10K13.2 per 10K5
Victim Reports6,5216.4 per 10K7.2 per 10K5
Victim Reports of Neglect3,0633.0 per 10K3.5 per 10K5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse4080.4 per 10K0.5 per 10K5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse2570.3 per 10K0.4 per 10K5.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse2,7932.7 per 10K2.8 per 10K4
Victims Removed to Foster Care2,046/6,52131.4%36.1%6
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care4,475/6,52168.6%63.9%1
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care1,164/28,1034.1%4.2%3
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 Report20/3,6240.6%0.6%3
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report1,084/3,62429.9%29%3
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report1,226/3,62433.8%34.1%3
Median Days from Report to Removal3,62438.0 days37.0 days4
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation47/3,6241.3%1%2
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 396/7,8475%5.1%5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 51/2,2032.3%2.5%4
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 345/5,6446.1%6.3%5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 954/31,7223%3.3%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

Southeast Region Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Total Removals to Foster Care2,48628.7 per 10K38.1 per 10K5
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care207.22.4 per 10K3.2 per 10K5
Reentries to Foster Care496/2,48620%19.8%4
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge185/2,4867.4%6.8%3
Removals for Neglect1,848/2,48674%55%1
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use1,138/2,48646%50%5
Removals for Physical Abuse245/2,48610%11%4
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope415/2,48617%20%5
Removals for Inadequate Housing298/2,48612%10%1.5
Removals for Incarceration180/2,4867%9%4.5
Removals for Child Behavior95/2,4864%2%1
Removals for Abandonment244/2,48610%8%1
Removals for Sexual Abuse90/2,4864%3%3
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal85/2,3284%4%3
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal1,091/2,47544%43%3
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)191/1,12617%8%2

Southeast Region Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 2017871,129nana3
Children in Care on September 30 20163,98046.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K5
Children in Care on September 30 20173,80144.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K5
Average Daily Children in Care3,85944.6 per 10K54.9 per 10K5
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 20171,888,75321,682.0 per 10K24,530.0 per 10K5
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 6,466nana3
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 1,411,80816,305.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K5
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 1,411,80816,305.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K5
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,784,48020,609.0 per 10K19,967.0 per 10K3
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20175586.4 per 10K6.1 per 10K3
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20178469.7 per 10K12.0 per 10K5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017630.7 per 10K0.8 per 10K4
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day1,575/3,80141%43%6
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day1,583/3,80142%44%5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day44/3,8011%1%4.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day461/3,80112%9%1
Children in Institution on Last Day97/3,8013%2%1.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/3,8010%0%3.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day41/3,8011%1%3
Children in ILP on Last Day0/3,8010%0%3.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 661/6,8369.67%10.63%5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 157/6,8362.3%2.06%2
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent64/6,8360.94%0.76%1.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff5/6,8360.07%0.04%1.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 2017373/55867%64%3
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days1,740/388,3224.5 Per 1K Days5.4 Per 1K Days6
Placements Moves Toward Permanency483/1,72528%26%1.5
Lateral Placements Moves947/1,72555%57%5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency295/1,72517%17%3
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017854/3,80122%10%2
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20170/3,8010%0%3.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20163,98011.8 months9.6 months1
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20173,80111.1 months10.6 months3
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 20161,886/3,98047%48%3
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 2016416/1,42029%28%3
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 20171,294/3,80134%28%1
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017923/3,80124%18%1
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017697/3,80118%13%1
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 2017382/69755%63%5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months485/1,20240%43%5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months277/74837%40%5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months594/1,13552%51%4

Southeast Region Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Total Discharges2,554/865,89229.5 per 10K34.7 per 10K5
Children Discharged for Reunification1,225/2,55448%48%3
Children Discharged for Relative0/2,5540%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Adoption605/2,55424%23%4
Children Discharged for Transfer5/2,5540%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation202/2,5548%6%2
Children Discharged for Guardianship494/2,55419%21%4
Children Discharged for Runaway0/2,5540%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Death5/2,5540%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Unknown18/2,5541%1%3
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care2,55413.5 months12.5 months1.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge1,2259.9 months9.0 months1.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na8.2 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge60524.8 months23.8 months3
Reunified within 72 Hours6/1,2250%2%6
Reunified within 12 Months783/1,22564%68%5.5
Adopted within 24 Months288/60548%51%3
Adopted within 48 Months556/60592%95%6
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months60016.2 months15.6 months3
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months6027.6 months7.4 months3
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1825/9227%37%6
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 189/3824%50%6
Adoption Discharges605/865,8927 per 10K8.1 per 10K4
Non-Permanent Discharges230/865,8922.7 per 10K2.5 per 10K3
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs48/6867%4%1
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 20171011.5 per 1M25.7 per 1M6
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 47/2,4741.9%2.5%6
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months107/1,3597.9%8.9%5
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/5950%0%4
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/40%0%4.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/1840%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months14/5772.4%2.7%5
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana

Southeast Region Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 45,36044.4 per 10K57.4 per 10K5
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 6,5216.4 per 10K7.2 per 10K5
Removals During Period2,4862.4 per 10K3.2 per 10K5
In-care on September 30 20173,80144.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K5
Total Children Served6,466nana3
Discharges During Period2,554nana3
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 3,567/3,76094.9%95.3%6
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 6,819/6,82099.99%99.97%1
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months746/1,18863%67%5.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1,18810.0 months9.3 months2
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative314/1,00831%31%3.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months185/1,44312.8%13.6%4
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months288/60548%51%3
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay60524.8 months23.8 months3
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period340/1,12930%35%5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period124/60920%24%5
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months475/74764%59%2
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday276/74937%40%5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children638/68693%96%6
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years67/20333%29%1
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months2,609/3,08185%82%1
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months1,181/1,75167%67%3
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months733/1,54048%42%1

Southeast Region Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal1,899/2,41679%80%4
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal91/2,5234%3%3
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal1,091/2,47544%43%3
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months277/74837%40%5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal114/23050%51%3
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months416/1,42029%28%3
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1825/9227%37%6
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 189/3824%50%6

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