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161 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Annual Reports Regarding Youth Aging Out of Foster Care Annual report on youth in foster care, including discharge outcomes of foster care youth, youth currently in foster care, youth who left foster care who were discharged to another planned permanent living arrangement (APPLA) (Required report from Nov 2020) Every 1 Year L 145/2016, LL 46/2014 New York Administrative Code Title 21, Section 902.1 2020-11-06 Search
162 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Child Welfare Parent Advocate Advisory Committee Annual Report Recommendations regarding the improvement of services provided by the city and non-government related service delivery systems with respect to foster care services, preventive services and any other aspects of the child welfare system such committee deems relevant. With Child Welfare Parent Advocate Advisory Committee. (Completed) Every 1 Year LL 116/2005 New York City Administrative Code, Title 21, Section 131(b)(7) Search
163 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Demographic Data on Population Placements and Transfers Total number of admissions and transfers, secure and non-secure facilities, limited secure facilities. See law for full description. Due 60 days after the end of each fiscal year.(Reports from Sept. 2020) Every 1 Year LL 44/2013 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 905(1) and (2) 2020-09-30 Search
164 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Educational Continuity of Children in Foster Care Report Report on changes of school upon foster care placement and transfer from one foster home to another Every 1 Year LL 142/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 907 2021-11-29 Search
165 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Foster Care Experience Surveys A report aggregating data from the foster care experience surveys Every 1 Year LL 146/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 910 2022-05-16 Search
166 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Foster Care Strategic Blueprint/Five Year Plan to Address Barriers to Permanency for Youth in Foster Care and Annual Update Plan including 1. A case study of a statistically significant sample of children who have spent at least two years in foster care, but no less than 5% of the total foster care population, including but not limited to the following aggregated information: (a) Age, gender, race/ethnicity, and, if available, sexual orientation; (b) Permanency plan, including reunification, adoption, KinGAP, APPLA, or other. (c) The number of months in care; and (d) Barriers to permanency, including but not limited to parental homelessness, parental relapse, parental childcare needs, education issues, family court delays, lack of permanency resources, juvenile incarceration, college enrollment, and any other barrier as determined by ACS. 2. An analysis of how ACS plans to address the systemic barriers to permanency identified during the case study required pursuant to paragraph 1. Every 1 Year LL 143/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 909(b) and (c) 2022-05-16 Search
167 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Foster Care Strategic Blueprint/Five Year Plan to Address Barriers to Permanency for Youth in Foster Care and Annual Update Plan including 1. A case study of a statistically significant sample of children who have spent at least two years in foster care, but no less than 5% of the total foster care population, including but not limited to the following aggregated information: (a) Age, gender, race/ethnicity, and, if available, sexual orientation; (b) Permanency plan, including reunification, adoption, KinGAP, APPLA, or other. (c) The number of months in care; and (d) Barriers to permanency, including but not limited to parental homelessness, parental relapse, parental childcare needs, education issues, family court delays, lack of permanency resources, juvenile incarceration, college enrollment, and any other barrier as determined by ACS. 2. An analysis of how ACS plans to address the systemic barriers to permanency identified during the case study required pursuant to paragraph 1. (Report from May 2020) Every 1 Year LL 143/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 909(b) and (c) 2020-05-19 Search
168 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Government-issued personal identification report Number of youth in foster care with government-issued identification such as birth certificates, social security cards and efforts made by ACS to obtain these for youths in foster care Every 1 Year LL 48/2014, amended by LL141/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 907 2019-02-03 Search
169 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Graduation Rates of Foster Care Youth Annual report of high school graduation rates of youth in foster care Every 1 Year LL 49/2014, LL 147/2016 New York City Administrative Code Title 21, Section 907 2022-01-27 Search
170 Children's Services, Administration for (ACS) Language Access Implementation Plan/Local Law 30 of 2017 Report Every 3 Years LL30/2017 New York City Administrative Code Title 23 Section 1102(d) 2020-04-24 Search