Child Welfare/Adult Services
July 1998

July 98 % Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response referrals received-families 873 N/A
Emergency Response referrals received-children 2,066 11.43%
ER Referral children referred for investigation 1,421 - 12.88%
Linkage Referrals (# of children served) 0 N/A
Breakdown of ER case dispositions 2,656 273.03%
Sexual Abuse 443 214.18%
Physical Abuse 742 470.77%
Severe Neglect 19 90.00%
General Neglect 1,261 312.09%
Emotional Abuse 22 15.79%
Exploitation 1 600.00%
Caretaker Absence/Incapacity 168 64.71%
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 180 - 9.09%
Protective Custody 167 - 4.02%
Change of Placement 13 - 45.83%
Average day stay in Jamison 11.1 40.51%
Breakdown of Jamison admissions by age
0-5 years 85 - 15.00%
6-12 years 61 - 7.58%
13-18 years 33 3.13%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 138 N/A
Number of families referred for investigation 75 N/A
Number of petitions filed 74 - 32.11%
FM/FR/PP
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 470 16.34%
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 220 N/A
Number of children on out of home placements (FR&PP) 2,479 25.65%
Number of children reunified with parents 27 42.11%
Number of children referred for adoptive study by FR & PP 36 176.92%
Adoption
Number of children in adoptive study/supervision 305 110.34%
Number of adoptive placements 9 N/A
Licensing
Number of licensed homes 402 - 5.19%
Number of foster care applications pending 50 85.19%
Adult Services
Number of Adult Protective Services Referrals 83 - 29.66%
Number of In Home Supportive Services Cases 3,431 - 0.20%