NSCAW Child Well-Being Spotlight: Mothers of Children Reported for Maltreatment Show Small Decline in Domestic Violence, but No Improvement in Service Access

Published: July 8, 2014
Topics:
Abuse, Neglect, Adoption & Foster Care
Projects:
National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW), 1997-2014 | Learn more about this project
Types:
Reports
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NSCAW: Child Well-Being Spotlights

This National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) spotlight reports that there has been a small decline in domestic violence reported by mothers of children across the two NSCAW cohorts (28.9% in NSCAW I, vs. 24.7% in NSCAW II), but no change in service access (about 15% of mothers in both cohorts received domestic violence services).