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NSCAW II Wave 2 Report: Child Safety

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 one fifth of children are reported for maltreatment again within 18 months of an investigation by child protective services. This report describes repeat reports of abuse or neglect and aggression and violence in the home during the 18 months after a child protective services investigation, using data from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being.

Last Reviewed: April 29, 2019