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DCFS By The Numbers

For January 2020

SNAP
(FOOD STAMPS)

372,273

Households

CHILD
SUPPORT

$35,171,213

Collected

CHILD ABUSE
CASES

1,645

Investigations

FOSTER
CHILDREN

4,052

Children Served

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