Child Abuse Hotline

Do You Suspect Abuse or Maltreatment? Report it Now

Call Child Protective Services Statewide Toll Free Telephone Number: 

If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call TDD/TTY at 
or have your Video Relay System provider call 

If you believe that a child is in 
immediate danger
911 or your local police department.

¿Sospecha abuso o maltrato de menores? ¡Repórtelo de inmediato

Llame al número de teléfono gratuito del Estado de Nueva York: 

TDD/TTY: 1-800-638-5163 
Si considera que un niño(a) está en 
peligro inmediato, llame al 911
o al departamento de la policía de su localidad.

NYS Office of Children & Family Services
The Statewide Central Register, also known as the "Hotline,” receives telephone calls alleging child abuse or maltreatment within New York State. The Statewide Central Register relays information from the calls to the local Child Protective Service for investigation, monitors their prompt response, and identifies if there are prior child abuse or maltreatment reports.