Child Abuse Reporting

Child Abuse Reporting

Contents on this page: Emergency reporting of child abuse, U.S. national reporting resources, Israel reporting 

Emergency reporting of child abuse

In an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

To report child abuse or suspicion of child abuse,

1. Call the police 24/7

2. If you live outside city limits, call your county sheriff 24/7

3. Call your local Child Protective Services 24/7. To locate the local number, call Child Help at (800) 4-A-CHILD or 800-422-4453.

National reporting resources in the United States 

Child Help provides a variety of reporting, counseling and referral services. Call (800) 4-A-CHILD or 800-422-4453 or visit Child Help on line at

RAINN, the National Sexual Abuse Hotline: (800) 656-HOPE or visit the National Abuse and Incest National Network on line at

Israel Reporting Resource

Eli – Israel Association for Child Protection