Child Abuse

Call for help or to report abuse or suspected abuse. Information and referrals are available. Bilingual. Also see Help Lines and Hot Lines in this section.

Children of the Night (800) 551-1300
National, 24-hour hotline and shelter for youth (11-17) affected by sexual abuse, exploitation, prostitution or pornography. www.childrenofthenight.org

For The Child (562) 427-7671, (562) 422-8472
Prevention of and treatment for child abuse for victims and their families. www.forthechild.org

Department of Children and Family
Services of LA County (800) 540-4000
dcfs.co.la.ca.us

OC Child Abuse Prevention Center (714) 543-4333
Programs designed for kids to live in violence-free homes. www.brightfutures4kids.org

Social Services Agency of OC (800) 207-4464
24-hour child abuse hotline. ssa.ocgov.com/abuse