The Porch Light Project - Forever Family for Every Child Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children
About the Project Reports and Media Resources Public Policy Youth Voices Get Involved
What can I do for Pennsylvania kids?

Reports and Media
About the Project
Reports and Media
Public Policy
Youth Voices
Get Involved


The State of Child Welfare 2015

The State of Child Welfare 2014Child Protection Improvements Pose New Challenges for Pennsylvania's Child Welfare System

Improvements to Pennsylvania's child protection laws and an increased public awareness of child abuse and neglect are helping to fuel an increased need for foster care in Pennsylvania, according to a new State of Child Welfare report from Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children (PPC). Read the full press release.

Download the Report

Click here for a list of Citations/Sources

State-level Data Tables

Rural Mix
Urban Mix

County Tables

Adams County Elk County Montour County
Allegheny County Erie County Northampton County
Armstrong County Fayette County Northumberland County
Beaver County Forest County Perry County
Bedford County Franklin County Philadelphia County
Berks County Fulton County Pike County
Blair County Greene County Potter County
Bradford County Huntingdon County Schuylkill County
Bucks County Indiana County Snyder County
Butler County Jefferson County Somerset County
Cambria County Juniata County Sullivan County
Cameron County Lackawanna County Susquehanna County
Carbon County Lancaster County Tioga County
Centre County Lawrence County Union County
Chester County Lebanon County Venango County
Clarion County Lehigh County Warren County
Clearfield County Luzerne County Washington County
Clinton County Lycoming County Wayne County
Columbia County McKean County Westmoreland County
Crawford County Mercer County Wyoming County
Cumberland County Mifflin County York County
Dauphin County Monroe County  
Delaware County Montgomery County