Research-To-Practice Brief

Estimates of Supplemental Security Income Eligibility for Children in Out-of-Home Placements

This report was completed using data from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Wellbeing, through the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation. Specifically, children in foster care have a higher risk of having a medical, social, or behavioral disability. This research brief looks at services for children in foster care through Supplemental Security Income (SSI) eligibility.

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