Title:Alberta incidence study of reported child abuse and neglect-2003 (AIS-2003): major findings.
Author(s):MacLaurin, Bruce|split|Trocmé, Nico|split|Fallon, Barbara|split|McCormack, Megan|split|Pitman, Lisa|split|Forest, Nathalie|split|Banks, Jennifer|split|Shangreaux, Corbin|split|Perrault, Ellen
Subject:Children – child welfare system
Publisher:University of Calgary. Faculty of Social Work.
Place of Publication:Calgary
Date of Publication:2005
The Alberta Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (AIS-2003) is the first provincewide study to examine the incidence of reported child maltreatment and the characteristics of the children and families investigated by Alberta child welfare services. The AIS-2003 tracked 2,653 child maltreatment investigations conducted in a representative sample of 11 Child Welfare Service Areas across Alberta in the fall of 2003.