Child Protective Services Statistical Report
June 2005

  Current
month
Prior
month
Year
ago
Fiscal
YTD
%Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response referrals received-families 847 1,076 886 22,889 -4%
Emergency Response referrals received-children 1,447 1,689 1,501 38,544 -4%
  ER Referral children referred for investigation 967 1,144 1,038 27,724 -7%
  ER Evaluated Outs 480 545 463 11,329 4%
Breakdown of Dispositions (ER, Phone Room, CIU) 1,893 1,734 2,142 44,978 -12%
  Sexual Abuse 146 122 172 3,373 -15%
  Physical Abuse 163 136 185 4,325 -12%
  Severe Neglect 9 7 9 213 0%
  General Neglect 1,470 1,336 1,614 33,102 -9%
  Emotional Abuse (also Dom Viol cases) 20 34 27 591 -26%
  Exploitation 2 1 5 21 -60%
  Caretaker Absence/Incapacity (also Pos Tox) 45 59 45 1,303 0%
  At Risk, Substantial Risk, Invalid 38 39 85 1,333 -55%
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 237 217 197 5,191 20%
  Protective Custody/New Intakes 187 173 165 4,353 13%
  Change of Placement 50 44 32 838 56%
Children released from Jamison 226 247 262 n/a -29%
Average day stay in Jamison 15.1 12.5 16.1 n/a -6%
Admissions - Breakdown by Age
  0-5 years 90 83 93 2,087 -3%
  6-12 years 66 66 38 1,488 74%
  13-18 years 79 68 61 1,556 30%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 105 143 158 3,571 -34%
Number of families referred for investigation 59 87 94 2,191 -37%
Number of petitions filed 50 44 101 2,241 -50%
FM/FR/PP
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 334 334 163 n/a 304%
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 658 677 580 n/a -31%
  Court-ordered Family Maintenance (children) 399 425 439 n/a -9%
  Voluntary Family Maintenance (children) 259 277 141 n/a 84%
Number of children in out-of-home placements (FR&PP) 2,985 2,997 3,121 n/a -4%
  Number of children in Family Reunification 878 896 1,022 n/a -14%
  Number of children in Permanent Placement 2,107 2,101 2,099 n/a 0%
Number of children reunified with parents 22 35 54 n/a -59%
Number of children referred for adoptive study 67 44 35 n/a 91%
Adoption
Total number of children in Adoptive study 667 654 721 n/a -7%
Number of children Free, Not Placed 59 64 190 n/a -69%
  Number of children Under Study, Not Free 608 590 531 n/a 15%
Number of Finalized Adoptions 51 32 31 546 65%
Number of New Adoptive Placements 37 46 29 427 28%
Licensing
Number of Licensed homes 423 423 397 n/a n/a
Number of Foster Care applications pending 42 44 41 n/a n/a