• October 2007
  • Vol. 8, No. 9

Child Welfare Research

  • Where the Child Welfare and Criminal Justice Systems Meet
    A recent study using data from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) reveals that child maltreatment victims whose parents are involved with the criminal justice systems...

  • Computing the Costs of Abuse and Neglect
    While the value of safety, permanency, and well-being for the nation's children is priceless, there is a sobering monetary cost to society when children become victims of abuse and neglect. A...

  • New Measures of Child Well-Being
    Two recently released national studies of child well-being show gains as well as challenges for the nation's children. The Annie E. Casey Foundation's 18th annual "KIDS COUNT 2007 Data Book" is...