Information from The Call regarding children in Arkansas foster care:
FACT: 7,000 children spend time in foster care in Arkansas every year.
FACT: Today there are about 4,000 children in foster care.
FACT: Children are placed in foster homes because they have been removed from their own families due to abuse, neglect, or other family problems that endanger their safety.
FACT: Each child deserves a safe, loving temporary home where they can heal and grow.