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Protecting children is everyone’s responsibility. It is important for every person to take child abuse and neglect seriously, be able to recognize it and know what to do next. Report suspected child abuse or neglect online here. In an emergency, call 1-800-25-ABUSE (800-252-2873).

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Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect

We all have a shared interest and responsibility to promote the common good by putting an end to child abuse and neglect.  Communities must build positive futures together in partnership. 
Visit  and Prevent Child Abuse Illinois for more information.
Learn about Adverse Childhood Experiences here
CDC Prevent ACES Now