The Intersection of Child Welfare Investigations and Public Housing in Ontario

Authors: 

Potvin, Michael
Black, Tara
Fallon, Barbara

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Year of Publication: 
2016
Source: 
CWRP Information Sheet #177E. Toronto, ON: Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal.
Abstract: 

The Ontario Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect, 2013 (OIS-2013) is the fifth provincial study to examine the incidence of reported child maltreatment and the characteristics of children and families investigated by child welfare authorities in Ontario. This Information Sheet examines characteristics of investigations where a worker noted that the family lived in public housing.

Type of Publication: 
Information sheet
Category: 
CWRP produced material
Canadian CW research