All children need safe and secure environments to thrive and grow. We track key indicators of child welfare to ensure children live in safe homes, schools and neighborhoods.


Our Priorities

To reach these goals, we are focused on reducing:

- Child Abuse and Neglect

- Infant Mortality


To learn more about safety outcomes in DC, please visit the KIDS COUNT Data Center.



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Abuse and Neglect Down, But not in DC

The District is excluded from a national downward trend of abuse and neglect.

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