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Report Child Abuse

It's the Law!

Florida Statute requires school and other personnel to be mandatory reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect.  Though some are required, child abuse and neglect are serious and should be reported by anyone who suspects.  

To Report Abuse: 1-800-96-ABUSE

WHO MUST REPORT ABUSE?
Doctors
Nurses
Social Workers
Police Officers
Child Care Workers
Any Witnesses
Any/All School Personnel
Child Abuse
 
Click Here for Signs and Symptoms of Child Abuse and Neglect
 

Call or Report it online at:  http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/abuse/report/

Section 1006.061(1), Florida Statutes requires each district school, charter school and private school that accepts scholarship students under section 220.187 or section 1002.39 to post in a prominent place a notice that pursuant to chapter 39 all employees and agents of the district school board, charter school or private school have an affirmative duty to report all actual or suspected cases of child abuse, abandonment, or neglect.