Classification: Foster Care Agency
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.
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.
Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Organization information last updated 8/16/2017
Green Color Indicates no Organization(s) recorded for that state
When you move the pointer over a state, it will display more useful information.
The NPI Database was last updated on 8/16/2017 with 5,315,861 records.