Child Abuse & Neglect

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Adult & Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline
1-800-652-1999

State law requires any person who suspects that a child has been physically or sexually abused or neglected to report it promptly to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

Do not use e-mail to report cases of abuse.  If there is an emergency, call local law enforcement immediately.

DHHS CEO Courtney Phillips, left, talks with Tiffany and Brandon Verzal at the Second Annual Pinwheels for Prevention Picnic.DHHS CEO Courtney Phillips, left, talks with Tiffany and Brandon Verzal at the Second Annual Pinwheels for Prevention Picnic at the Railyard in Lincoln.
 
The Nebraska Children and Families Foundation and Nebraska Child Abuse Prevention Fund Board hosted this event where several hundred people learned about preventing child abuse.  Learn more!

 

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

What is abuse and neglect?

What can I expect if I report someone for abuse?

What happens if I am reported for abuse?

What are my rights as a parent?

"You Have the Power to Protect A Child" Campaign

The Nebraska Children Exposed to Methamphetamine Labs ("CHEM-L") Protocol

 

 

 


Division of Children & Family Services
P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5044
Phone: (402) 471-9272

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