Reporting Suspected Child Abuse

The law protects children from sexual and physical abuse and from neglect. Learn how child protection laws work, and what to do if you think a child is being abused.

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People's Law School
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child protection, child abuse, sexual abuse, physical abuse, family development response, abuse investigation, removal of a child from the home, criminal charges, Dial-A-Law