How to Report Child Neglect?

Answer Fear of repercussions or doubts that you interpreted the situation correctly often prevents citizens from reporting possible child neglect. It is not your responsibility to determine neglect, but a... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Report Child Neglect

How can you report child neglect?

Contact the police, social services, the child's teacher or principal, etc.

What proof is needed to report child neglect?

Answer The concerned adult should contact the state agency that has jurisdiction in such matters and file a report. A report can be made anonymously if the person is worried about possible repercu... Read More »

How do i report elder neglect?

Contact the department of aging in your state. Most states have such an agency that oversees the care of the elderly much like Child Protective Services. These agencies help ensure that the elder... Read More »

How do i report elder neglect in wisconsin?

Division of Quality Assurance EntitiesReport the incident(s) to your facility's administrator within 24 hours. Fill out the F-62447 and F-62617 incident forms and submit them to the Department of H... Read More »