Statistics At-A-Glance

According to the U.S Census, there are currently 35,000 children in foster care in Los Angeles county alone. According to Walden Family Services, 65% age out of foster care at 18 with no place to go or call home. In California, over one-third of aged-out 19-year-olds experience homelessness, and over 60% couch surf. California also shows statistics of human trafficking of aged-out foster care kids that varies to 60-90%.

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