Reporting Child Abuse
If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected, call 1-800-649-5285 to report it (24/7).
Who must report child abuse & neglect?
What happens when I call?
A social worker question you about the situation, ask you to complete a written report, in some cases, to gather more information. You can fax your written report to (802) 241-3301.
Try to have as much information on hand as possible (e.g., parents' names and the child’s name, date of birth, address, school or child care facility).
Is my report confidential?
We will not divulge your identity unless:
Where Can I Get More Information?