• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • Building Comprehensive Solutions
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

The Relationship Between Domestic Violence and Child Abuse

General Material
Published Date
September, 1996

Citing surveys and reports published between 1987 and 1996, the fact sheet briefly describes: what is domestic violence; what is child abuse; how common are these problems; how does domestic violence affect children; are there any similarities and correlations between families experiencing domestic violence and/or child abuse; and finally, some prevention and intervention suggestions.

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