06706 Child Abuse Prevention

Find 06706 child abuse prevention centers. Child abuse prevention centers are social service offices which provide child protective services to families.

Prevent Child Abuse Connecticut 91 Northwest Drive Plainville CT 06062 13.4 miles from 06706 860-793-3575

Danbury Commission on Child Care Rights and Abuse 261 Main Street Danbury CT 06810 24.1 miles from 06706 203-748-4542

Exchange Club Parenting Skills Center 141 Franklin Street Stamford CT 06901 42.2 miles from 06706 203-327-9419

Riverhead Child Abuse Domistic Violence 200 Tanger Mall Drive Riverhead NY 11901 45.4 miles from 06706 631-852-2555

Poughkeepsie Child Abuse Prevention Center 35 Van Wagner Road Arlington NY 12603 46.6 miles from 06706 845-249-4870

Dutchess County Child Abuse Prevention Center 249 Hooker Avenue Poughkeepsie NY 12603 47.0 miles from 06706 845-454-0595

White Plains Child Abuse Prevention Center 7 Holland Avenue White Plains NY 10603 51.2 miles from 06706 914-682-2273

Who can report suspected child abuse or neglect?

Anyone can report suspected child abuse or neglect. Some states require individuals to report cases of suspected abuse or neglect. Many states have laws identifying certain professions or groups which are required to report suspected child maltreatment to an appropriate agency, such as child protective services, a law enforcement agency, or a state's toll-free child abuse reporting hotline.

Does someone reporting suspected child abuse or neglect need to have proof?

No. Reporters are not required to provide proof of abuse or neglect. Reporters only need to provide the facts and circumstances that lead them to suspect that a child has been abused or neglected.

Are there common signs of child abuse or neglect?

The signs of abuse or neglect vary significantly from one child to the next. Some children may tell someone that they have experienced abuse or neglect. Examples of potential signs of abuse or neglect include sudden changes in behavior, learning problems that cannot be attributed to physical or psychological causes, withdrawn behavior, and unaddressed physical or medical problems.