24120 Child Abuse Prevention

Find 24120 child abuse prevention centers. Child abuse prevention centers are social service offices which provide child protective services to families.

Stop Child Abuse Now 500 West Northwest Boulevard Winston-Salem NC 27105 41.3 miles from 24120 336-748-9028

Salem Child Abuse & Neglect 220 East Main Street Salem VA 24153 46.0 miles from 24120 540-387-6040

Guilford Child Abuse & Neglect 1203 Maple Street Greensboro NC 27405 54.5 miles from 24120 336-641-3795

Wilkesboro Child Abuse Prevention Team 203 East Main Street Wilkesboro NC 28697 55.5 miles from 24120 336-667-5555

Child Abuse Prevention Centers by County

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include sudden changes in behavior, learning problems that cannot be attributed to physical or psychological causes, withdrawn behavior, and unaddressed physical or medical problems.