If You Suspect Abuse
If there's is immediate danger, call 911 to be connected to local police.
The most common reason that child abuse and neglect goes unreported?
"It's not my business."
Protecting children is your business.
If you suspect that a child is being abused,
call PA Childline at 1-800-932-0313.
The hotline is staffed 24/7.
Locally, you can call Children & Youth at 814-726-2100.
Information you provide is given to the local department to investigate. Reports can be made anonymously.
Mandated reporters can file reports electronically.