To report child abuse:
Please call the DFCS Child Protective Center at: 1-855-GACHILD / 1-855-422-4453.
Reports are taken 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
PLEASE NOTE: This phone line is for reports of child abuse and neglect ONLY. Due to the importance and time-sensitive nature of reports of child abuse and neglect, your call may be discontinued if it is does not meet the abuse or neglect criteria.
If you have an immediate emergency, please call 911 or your local police department.
Mandated Reporter Website:
Check the above website to see who is mandated to report suspected child abuse or neglect to authorities according to Georgia law.