In the United States, the child welfare system is a set of government services designed to protect children and encourage family stability. They are not a single entity but a collection of different organizations. In some instances and localities, such services are called Child Protective Services. Many children come to the attention of child welfare social workers because of any of the following actions, which are often collectively termed child maltreatment: Neglect Emotional abuse Sexual ...
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