Child Protective Services Statistical Report
June 2009

  Current
month
Prior
month
Year
ago
Fiscal
YTD
%Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response referrals received-families 938 1054 944 12,303 -1%
Emergency Response referrals received-children 1722 1901 1256 22,720 27%
  ER Referral children referred for investigation 1332 1421 1725 16,649 -30%
  ER Evaluated Outs 390 480 469 5,609 -20%
Breakdown of Dispositions (ER, Phone Room, CIU) 2270 1421 1998 21,270 12%
  Sexual Abuse 188 79 162 1,751 14%
  Physical Abuse 233 154 285 2,592 -22%
  Severe Neglect 6 2 22 150 -267%
  General Neglect 1474 935 1242 13,816 16%
  Emotional Abuse (also Dom Viol cases) 128 31 67 913 48%
  Exploitation 2 3 0 24 100%
  Caretaker Absence/Incapacity (also Pos Tox) 39 22 23 457 41%
  At Risk, Substantial Risk, Invalid 200 195 197 1,567 2%
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 196 223 197 2,259 -1%
  Protective Custody/New Intakes 177 217 191 2,102 -8%
  Change of Placement 19 6 6 157 68%
Children released from Jamison 205 249 187 2,236 9%
Average day stay in Jamison 11.6 10.3 9.6 120 17%
Admissions - Breakdown by Age
  0-5 years 97 99 102 1,017 -5%
  6-12 years 38 68 41 568 -8%
  13-18 years 60 56 51 666 15%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 424 180 178 3,033 58%
Number of families referred for investigation 235 90 103 1,719 56%
Number of petitions filed 71 109 82 921 -15%
FM/FR/PP
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 337 358 336 n/a 0%
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 660 695 614 n/a 7%
  Court-ordered Family Maintenance (children) 409 435 402 n/a 2%
  Voluntary Family Maintenance (children) 251 253 212 n/a 16%
Number of children in out-of-home placements (FR&PP) 2309 2326 2462 n/a -7%
  Number of children in Family Reunification 796 786 862 n/a -8%
  Number of children in Permanent Placement 1513 1540 1600 n/a -6%
Number of children reunified with parents 68 48 31 n/a 54%
Number of children referred for adoptive study 23 23 29 n/a -26%
Adoption
Total number of children in Adoptive study 613 622 572 n/a 7%
Number of children Free, Not Placed 21 25 78 n/a -271%
  Number of children Under Study, Not Free 592 597 494 n/a 17%
Number of Finalized Adoptions 26 22 17 258 35%
Number of New Adoptive Placements 21 19 42 254 -100%
Licensing
Number of Licensed homes 333 335 388 n/a -17%
Number of Foster Care applications pending 23 28 34 n/a -48%