The relationship between poverty, child abuse and neglect: an evidence review

28th February 2017
By Paul Bywaters, Lisa Bunting, Gavin Davidson, Jennifer Hanratty, Will Mason, Claire McCartan and Nicole Steils
 
This report examines evidence on two key aspects of the relationship between poverty and child abuse and neglect: how poverty affects a child’s chance of being abused or neglected, and the impact abuse or neglect in childhood has on poverty in adult life.
 
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