Family Preservation Bureau
February 1997

Family and Children's Services

Suspected child abuse referrals received2,173
Families receiving Family Maintenance Services158
Dependent children of the court1,934
Children in out-of-home placement1,871
Children under adoptive study/supervision165

Foster Care Licensing Activities

Licenses in force428
New licenses issued6
New applications received9

Miriam Jamison Children's Center

Children admitted156
Children released174
Average daily population70.1
Average number of days stayed7.0

Elder and Dependent Adult Services

Applications for In-Home Supportive services200
Adults receiving In-Home Supportive services3,587