Total Shared List Files – 2,935
Girls – 833 (28.4%)
Boys – 2102 (71.6%)
At Risk for Aging Out
Over 10 years old – 1,013 (34.5%), 315 girls/698 boys
Over 12 years old – 444 (15.1%), 154 girls/290 boys
Over 13 years old – 227 (7.7%), 78 girls/149 boys
Breaking it down
There are 1,013 children age 10 and up as of the end of August 2017. Of those 1,013 older children, 444 of them are 12+ and 227 of them are 13+. This means by this time next year, 227 children will age out of the system completely if their families do not reach them.
Click here to meet our Aging Out Boys whose files are on the shared list.* Click here to meet out Aging Out Girls whose files are on the shared list.*
Advocates are hopeful that all of these amazing kids will be matched with a family of their very own. So we will continue to advocate…as long as there are children waiting!
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