NSCAW II Wave 2 Report: Children and Families who Receive Child Welfare Services

Published: March 20, 2013
Abuse, Neglect, Adoption & Foster Care
National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW), 1997-2014 and 2015-2022 | Learn more about this project
NSCAW II: Longitudinal Follow-ups

About half of children and families received child welfare services during 18 months following a child protective services investigation. This report summarizes the experiences of this subset of children and families in the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being, using information caseworkers reported on service needs and referrals and on services received by children and their caregivers.