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Over one third of youth in foster care will have experienced five or more school moves by the time they age out of the system

When young people age out of the foster care system at age 21, they’re at a higher risk of homelessness, incarceration, and early parenthood

Haven Academy was founded to help close the academic achievement gap for students whose families are involved with the child welfare system

Haven Academy, The Foundling’s public charter school, is the only one of its kind in the country, targeting children involved in the child welfare system

The New York Foundling is one of New York City’s largest providers of foster care

Individuals with disabilities are the largest minority group in the United States

The number of young people in foster care rose 1.5% in 2017, in part because of the opioid epidemic

Of young people involved who have been placed in foster care, 90% have experienced at least one traumatic event in their lifetime

More youth are placed in foster care in the Bronx than any other borough of New York City

The New York Foundling is one of New York City’s largest providers of prevention programs