Foster Care Agency
Taxonomy Code 253J00000X

Classification: Foster Care Agency

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Description

A Foster Care Agency is an agency that provides foster care as defined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) as "24-hour substitute care for children outside their own homes." Foster care settings include, but are not limited to, nonrelative foster family homes, relative foster homes (whether payments are being made or not), group homes, emergency shelters, residential facilities, and pre-adoptive homes.

Notes

Source: Code Of Federal Regulations, Title 45, Volume 4, Part 1355, Section 57 [1/1/2008: new]

Volume numbers are based on primary as well as secondary taxonomy codes of Organizations.

Foster Care Agencies Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Organization information last updated 10/19/2017


Green Color Indicates no Organization(s) recorded for that state

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The NPI Database was last updated on 10/19/2017 with 5,376,918 records.

Foster Care Agencies per State with Population Ratio