Report Abuse

Reporting Child Abuse or Neglect


In the State of Indiana, all citizens are mandated reporters. This means that if you at anytime suspect abuse or neglect of children, you are commanded by law to contact the appropriate authorities.

To make a report in Indiana please call 800-800-5556. To find your local DCS office in the state of Indiana visit the Indiana Department of Child Services.

If you live outside the state of Indiana and need to make a child abuse or neglect report, contact Childhelp National at 800-4-A-CHILD to find your local office.