If you suspect a child may be abused or in danger, notify the police or Child Protective Services immediately.
Kentucky’s Child Abuse Hotline is 1-800-752-6200
Indiana’s Child Abuse Hotline is 1-800-800-5556
Child abuse occurs when a parent or caregiver, through action or failing to act, causes injury, death, emotional harm or risk of serious harm to a child. There are many forms of child maltreatment, including neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, exploitation and emotional abuse.