A mandated reporter is someone who is required by law to report suspicion of abuse and neglect. This is DC's website for mandatory reporters, which includes a training, frequently asked questions and resources.
CFSA takes reports of child abuse and neglect 24 hours a day, seven days a week at (202) 671-SAFE [(202) 671-7233]. This hotline is the gateway to protection and help for child victims and those at risk up to age 18 in the District of Columbia. This website explains what to expect when you call...
This fact sheet outlines the physical and behavioral signs of neglect, physical abuse and sexual abuse. If a child you know has one or more of these signs and you are concerned about child abuse, call 202-671-SAFE.
If you suspect a child is being abused, you can call (202) 671-SAFE [(202) 671-7233]. This fact sheet explains what happens after a report, including an investigation and possible removal of the child from the home.