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How can I recognize the signs associated with child abuse and neglect?
You can learn about the signs associated with child abuse and neglect by viewing the Child Welfare Information Gateway fact sheet, Recognizing Child Abuse and Neglect: Signs and Symptoms.
To report a case of suspected child abuse or neglect, please view the following information for assistance.
Each State designates specific agencies to receive and investigate reports of suspected child abuse and neglect. Typically, this responsibility is carried out by Child Protective Services (CPS). For information or assistance with reporting, please call Childhelp® at 800-4-A-CHILD (800-422-4453) or contact your local CPS agency. Additional State contact information is available from the Child Welfare Information Gateway Web site.
Last Updated: 6/24/2013
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