This document was released on November 17, 2015 by the Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF). The DCF foster care overview was presented by Secretary Gilmore to the Legislative Special Committee on Foster Care Adequacy. The presentation included a discussion and statistics about an 18% increase in the number of children in Kansas foster care, from 5,317 in 2009 to 6,257 children in fiscal year 2015 . . .