Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect

Date: November 2018
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect

Author(s): Information Gateway

Year Published: 2018

File Size: 236 KB

Despite the statistics, child abuse and neglect are preventable. State and local governments, community organizations, and private citizens take action every day to protect children. You can help, too. This factsheet provides information on how communities, community leaders, and individual citizens can strengthen families, protect children, and prevent child abuse and neglect. 

Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2018). Preventing child abuse and neglect. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.

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