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Research and Evaluation

The following publications and websites provide data and statistics of interest to members of the child welfare community.

National CASA Publications

Publications - Other Organizations

Online Resources

  • Annie Casey Kids Count Widget
    Add data to your website, desktop or blog. The widget provides state rankings for overall child-well being and state data on the status of children for 10 key indicators included in the 2010 KIDS COUNT Data Book
  • Child Trends 
    Child Trends, Inc. is a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization that studies children
  • The Future of Children - Princeton-Brookings
    Providing research and analysis to promote effective policies and programs for children 
  • Kempe Center
    This site was designed to provide a clinically based resource for training, consultation, program developement and evaluation, and research regarding all forms of child abuse and neglect.
  • National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect
    Promotes scholarly exchange among researchers in the child maltreatment field


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