• February 2005
  • Vol. 6, No. 1

Child Welfare Research

  • System or Policy Issues Cause Majority of Foster Care Placement Changes
    A study of 580 children in San Diego's foster care system found that more than 70 percent of placement changes were due to issues related to systems or policies, while only 20 percent were due to...

  • Worker Perceptions of Neglect of American Indian Children
    Data collected from the 1995-1999 National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System (NCANDS) indicate differences in child welfare workers' perceptions of and responses to the neglect of American...