Child Abuse Prevention Centers in Wake County, North Carolina

There are 3 Child Abuse Prevention Centers in Wake County, North Carolina, serving a population of 1,023,811 people in an area of 836 square miles. There is 1 Child Abuse Prevention Center per 341,270 people, and 1 Child Abuse Prevention Center per 278 square miles.

In North Carolina, Wake County is ranked 7th of 100 counties in Child Abuse Prevention Centers per capita, and 2nd of 100 counties in Child Abuse Prevention Centers per square mile.

List of Wake County Child Abuse Prevention Centers

Find Wake County, North Carolina child abuse prevention centers.


North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Child Development 319 Chapanoke Road Raleigh, NC

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina 3725 National Drive Raleigh, NC

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina 3344 Hillsborough Street Raleigh, NC

About Wake County Child Abuse Prevention

Wake County Child Abuse Prevention is a service or agency that protects children from abuse or neglect and promotes the welfare of children that are vulnerable to abuse or victims of abuse in Wake County, NC. Child Abuse Prevention may be one component of a Wake County Child, Youth, and Family Services or similar agency, or it may be established as a stand-alone agency. In addition to government agencies responsible for Child Abuse Prevention, numerous non-profit organizations exist with complementary missions to protect children in Wake County from abuse and neglect.

You may contact Child Abuse Prevention for questions about:
  • Wake County Child Abuse and neglect prevention programs
  • Identifying the signs of child abuse
  • Improving the lives of children in the Wake County community
  • Volunteering as a tutor, mentor or coach
  • Child safety and victims of child abuse

Wake County Children & Family Demographic Statistics

Find Wake County Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, and Relationship of Child to Householder. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Wake County Child Population by Age
 Wake CountyNorth Carolina
Total Children252,6902,289,682
Under Age 338,678356,735
Age 3 to 427,008247,177
Age 513,589125,011
Age 6 to 843,616385,763
Age 9 to 1143,328391,791
Age 12 to 1444,297390,179
Age 15 to 1741,852388,102
Living In Group Quarters3224,924
Wake County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Wake CountyNorth Carolina
Children Living in Households252,2592,283,221
Children Living in Married-Couple Households182,7241,465,860
Children Living With Male Householder17,164177,014
Children Living With Female Householder50,989624,100
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present6.7%7.7%
Wake County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Wake CountyNorth Carolina
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)93.6%88.4%
Grandchild4.1%7.9%
Other Relatives1.1%2.1%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.2%1.7%