NATIONAL DATA

Child abuse and neglect affects over 1 million children every year
1 million
Child abuse and neglect costs our nation $220 million in investigations, foster care, and medical and mental health treatment every day
$220 million

LOCAL

DATA

$80 billion
We will pay a staggering $80 BILLION in special education, juvenile and adult crime, chronic health problems, and other costs to address child abuse and neglect 

SOURCES:

cdc.org

childwelfare.gov