New York State Office of Children and Family Services

  • Website: http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/default.asp

    Report Child Abuse & Neglect FAQ website: http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/cps/faqs.asp

    How and where do I report child abuse and/or maltreatment?

    Reports of suspected child abuse or maltreatment should be made immediately - at any time of the day and on any day of the week - by telephone to the New York Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (sometimes referred to as the State Central Register or SCR). The telephone numbers are:

    Child Abuse Hotline Number:
    1-800-342-3720
    TDD/TTY: 1-800-638-5163

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