Permanency Reunification Continuum Success Rate (July 2011 – Sept. 2015)
By Glenda Thomas (Compensation/Contract Performance Director) & Abdul Seraaj (CEO)
Since July 2010, Seraaj Family Homes, Inc. has been under contract with the Alabama Department of Human Resources for a Permanency Reunification Continuum program. Since the beginning of the contract, SFH had served a total of 401 children and families. The contract states SFH must have a 82 percent success rate within one year. However, SFH has surpassed these standards with a 83 percent success rate within one year and a 84 percent success rate within two years. During this contract, SFH has successfully discharged 282 children out of 341. A child’s average length of stay in foster care under SFH’s organization was 201 days or less than 7 months.