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  • After it has been decided that a child cannot safely be reunified with his or her birth parent(s), child welfare agencies typically pursue adoption options. In Washington State and across the country, adoption is the second most common permanency outcome (after reunification).

  • Living in poverty can have a wide range of negative effects on physical and mental health, and particularly adverse effects on academic outcomes, especially during early childhood.