Call the Abuse Hotline at 1-800-252. 5400 and request advice by reporting your concerns. The hotline is answered 24-hours a day, seven-days a week. Remember that child abuse prevention is a community issue. Reach out to colleagues and friends who share your concerns for the well being of your community’s children. As an advocate you can make a difference in the child’s life and demonstrate there are adults who care.
To find out what you can do in your community, contact Prevent Child Abuse Texas, 1-800-252-5400, www.dfps.state.tx.us.