Tennessee law requires all persons must report suspected cases of child abuse or neglect. To report child abuse in Tennessee, please call the Department of Children’s Services 24-hour Child Abuse Hotline at: 1-877-237-0004.
To learn more about reporting, please [click here].

National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-Child
Tennessee Child Abuse Hotline: 1-877-237-0004

Tennessee Chapter of Children’s Advocacy Centers (CAC)
Tennessee Department of Children’s Services (TDCS)
Tennessee General Assembly
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Child Help USA
Medline Plus Child Abuse
Southern Regional Children’s Advocacy Center
Centers for Disease Control Adverse Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
Kid Central Tennessee
Nurture the Next