The Impact of Prevention: Maltreatment Re-reporting in Six States' Differential Response Systems


This is a one page summary of a research brief published in June 2016.  The study sought to determine whether children in counties that more frequently use alternative responses to respond to child maltreatment reports are more or less likely to be re-reported to child protective services and/or confirmed to have been victims of subsequent abuse or neglect.


"DifferentialResponse.pdf" (pdf, 230.47Kb)

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