Resource File #1|
Report of Suspected Child Abuse or Maltreatment|
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Texas law says anyone who thinks a child or someone 65 years or older or a person with disabilities is being abused or exploited must report to DFPS in good faith and will be immune from criminal liability. Your name is kept confidential. Anyone who does not report suspected abuse can be held liable.
Two ways to report abuse
1-800-252-5400 You can call the abuse hotline 24 hours a day 7 days a week , nation wide If immediate threat if seen call 911
Or you can report the abuse with the secure website.
Texas law says anyone who thinks a child or someone 65 years or older or a person with disabilities is being abused or exploited must report to DFPS in good faith and will be immune from criminal liability. Your name is kept confidential. Anyone who does not report suspected abuse can be held liable
Our company policy
It’s are mission to ensure all children in our centers are safe and well cared for- Not only while they are at the center, but at all times. The Law requires everyone who works directly with children to report suspicions or evidence of child neglect or abuse to individual state child care licensing agencies or law enforcement agencies
Those who fail to report according to individual state child care licensing regulations can be held accountable under the law. The law prohibits interference with an individual’s attempt to report child abuse or neglect.
LDSS-2221A (Rev. 10/2008) FRONTNEW YORK STATEOFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESREPORT OF SUSPECTEDCHILD ABUSE OR MALTREATMENT| Report Date | Case ID | Call ID | | | | |
| Time : | AM PM| Local Case # | Local Dist/Agency | SUBJECTS OF REPORT |
List all children in household, adults responsible and alleged subjects. Line # Last Name First Name Aliases| Sex (M, F, Unk)| Birthday or Age Mo/Day/ Yr| RaceCode| Ethnicity (Ck Only If Hispanic/Latino)| Relation Code| RoleCode| Lang.Code| 1. | | | | | | | | | | 2. | | | | | | | | | | 3. | | | | | | | | | | 4. | | | | | | | | | | 5. | | | | | | | | | | 6. | | | | | | | | | | 7. | | | | | | | | | | MORE
List Addresses and Telephone Numbers (Using Line Numbers From Above) | (Area Code) Telephone No. | | |
BASIS OF SUSPICIONS|
Alleged suspicions of abuse or maltreatment. Give child(ren)'s line number(s). If all children, write "ALL".| | | DOA/Fatality| | | Child's Drug/Alcohol Use| | | Swelling/Dislocation/Sprains| | | Fractures| | | Poisoning/NoxiousSubstances | | | Educational Neglect| | | Internal Injuries (e.g., Subdural Hematoma)| | | Choking/Twisting/Shaking| | | Emotional Neglect| | | Lacerations/Bruises/Welts| | | Lack of Medical Care| | | Inadequate Food/Clothing/Shelter | | | Burns/Scalding| | | Malnutrition/Failure to Thrive| | | Lack of Supervision| | | Excessive Corporal Punishment| | | Sexual Abuse| | | Abandonment| | | Inappropriate Isolation/Restraint (Institutional Abuse Only)| | | Inadequate Guardianship| | | Parent's Drug/Alcohol Misuse| | | Inappropriate Custodial Conduct (Institutional Abuse Only)| | | Other...