Statistics for Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards)

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Statistics for Larger Regions: DHHS Southeast Service Area (excluding OJS Wards), Judicial District 3 (excluding OJS Wards), NCI District 3 (excluding OJS Wards).

Tables:

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2015 through September 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports3,98146.6 per 10K39.3 per 10K19
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations2,83033.1 per 10K28.0 per 10K17.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response730.9 per 10K0.3 per 10K4.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports770.9 per 10K0.7 per 10K14.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports1,00111.7 per 10K10.2 per 10K19
Victim Reports3654.3 per 10K3.4 per 10K16
Victim Reports of Neglect3203.7 per 10K2.9 per 10K16
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse270.3 per 10K0.3 per 10K17.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse170.2 per 10K0.1 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Other Abuse10.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K48
Victims Removed to Foster Care113/36531%57.7%90
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care252/36569%42.3%69
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care177/2,5387%9%76
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care2/732.7%1.7%84
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care10/7713%8.2%73
Removed to Foster Care Before Report1/3700.3%0.4%69
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report70/37018.9%27.3%84
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report76/37020.5%33.6%85
Median Days from Report to Removal370111.5 days24.0 days67
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation5/3701.4%1.8%72
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 31/6344.9%4.7%42.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 1/1630.6%2%49
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 30/4716.4%7%49
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 143/3,1204.6%3.9%32.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 3/1312.3%1.3%88
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 3/754%4.8%57

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
Total Removals to Foster Care36850.8 per 10K54.2 per 10K37
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care30.74.2 per 10K4.5 per 10K36.5
Reentries to Foster Care63/36817.1%20.6%49
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge12/3683.3%6.1%43
Removals for Neglect141/36838%46%60
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use170/36846%39%51.5
Removals for Physical Abuse24/3687%14%56
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope14/3684%2%27
Removals for Inadequate Housing29/3688%6%33
Removals for Incarceration14/3684%7%43
Removals for Child Behavior14/3684%4%42
Removals for Abandonment29/3688%5%33
Removals for Sexual Abuse8/3682%5%38
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/3432%5%42
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal67/24128%38%76
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)51/20026%21%49

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 201772,813nana2
Children in Care on September 30 201648668.0 per 10K83.0 per 10K38.5
Children in Care on September 30 201758881.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K27
Average Daily Children in Care55276.2 per 10K84.3 per 10K33
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017308,95442,431.0 per 10K42,547.0 per 10K26
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 854nana2
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 199,16327,509.0 per 10K30,681.0 per 10K34
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 189,24826,139.0 per 10K28,886.0 per 10K33
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 667,32592,173.0 per 10K102,953.0 per 10K38
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017314.3 per 10K4.0 per 10K25.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017648.8 per 10K10.0 per 10K31
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201791.2 per 10K1.3 per 10K12
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day232/58839%40%46.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day198/58834%34%34.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day20/5883%5%16
Children in Group Home on Last Day19/5883%2%13.5
Children in Institution on Last Day12/5882%2%22
Children in Home Visit on Last Day92/58816%14%28.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day5/5881%1%5.5
Children in ILP on Last Day10/5882%2%10.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 49/8086.06%5.32%27
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 5/8080.62%0.65%21
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent5/8080.62%0.48%16
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/8080%0.1%54
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201730/3197%92%85
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days158/64,6202.4 Per 1K Days2.9 Per 1K Days51
Placements Moves Toward Permanency167/38843%46%61.5
Lateral Placements Moves143/38837%34%45.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency78/38820%20%46.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017132/58822%21%42
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20170/5880%0%55
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201648613.1 months11.2 months41
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201758811.5 months11.5 months51
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016190/48639%45%69
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201632/14522%30%66.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017179/58830%30%48.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017112/58819%20%45
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201799/58817%17%41
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201748/9948%38%67
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months79/18642%48%68.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months49/13636%44%72
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months69/12257%51%63.5

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
Total Discharges261/72,40036 per 10K49.4 per 10K48
Children Discharged for Reunification131/26150%59%66
Children Discharged for Relative0/2610%0%55.5
Children Discharged for Adoption80/26131%23%33.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/2610%2%59
Children Discharged for Emancipation21/2618%5%33
Children Discharged for Guardianship27/26110%9%49.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/2610%0%57
Children Discharged for Death1/2610%0%55
Children Discharged for Unknown1/2610%0%55
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care26118.6 months16.1 months41.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge13110.6 months11.6 months63
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na10.0 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge8025.3 months27.7 months74.5
Reunified within 72 Hours1/1311%2%35
Reunified within 12 Months86/13166%67%71
Adopted within 24 Months35/8044%31%63.5
Adopted within 48 Months69/8086%88%86
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months7720.1 months21.3 months68
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months773.6 months5.9 months87
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 187/7100%90%78.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/2100%93%89
Adoption Discharges80/72,40011 per 10K11.4 per 10K24
Non-Permanent Discharges23/72,4003.2 per 10K4.1 per 10K25
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/810%1%72
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201700.0 per 1M8.2 per 1M48
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 3/2911%2.1%31
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months13/1419.2%6%43
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/1340%0.2%73
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%7.8%87.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months1/283.6%3.1%68
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/280%1.9%75.5
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 3,98146.6 per 10K39.3 per 10K19
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 3654.3 per 10K3.3 per 10K16
Removals During Period3684.2 per 10K4.5 per 10K36.5
In-care on September 30 201758881.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K27
Total Children Served854nana2
Discharges During Period261nana2
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 245/24799.2%98.2%84
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 821/821100%99.87%50
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months85/13065%66%71.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1307.5 months8.2 months55
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative29/11825%32%73.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months18/14612.3%8.5%45
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months35/7944%31%63.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay7925.0 months27.6 months75
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period54/14537%41%69
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period28/9829%23%65
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months64/8080%67%67
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday45/11639%48%75
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children81/81100%99%70
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years14/3342%29%68
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months371/40193%90%69
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months171/22975%76%68
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months71/18239%46%70.5

Lancaster County (excluding OJS Wards) Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=93)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal127/19764%71%69.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal11/3793%5%38.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal67/24128%38%76
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months49/13636%44%72
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal12/5223%22%79
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months32/14522%30%66.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 187/7100%90%78.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/2100%93%89

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