Salt & Light: A Guide to Loving Northwest Indiana

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CHAPTER TWO

CHILDREN & YOUTH

1,149 The Number of Children in non-relative foster care in April 2011 } 321 active county licensed foster homes } 13 private agencies

The Indiana Department of Child Services investigates 350-400 cases of child abuse

[Indiana Department of Child Ser-

and neglect each month in Lake County.

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