Federal programs helping states cover the cost of placing a child in foster care, grew from $300 million in 1981 to nearly $2.7 billion in 1991. Yet, there is no federal program to help keep a child in his home.
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Today, more than 513,000 children and young people are in the foster care system - 87% of which should have never been removed from their home. Every day apart from their own family feels like a lifetime to a child.