• Child Abuse Prevention and Support 


    The tiplines listed below are available to receive information about suspected child abuse. Mandated reporters, such as school employees, must use Childline and notify the local police department.

    Family Information

    These websites provide specific information for parents and caregivers about child abuse and to provide ideas about how to communicate with children. 
    • National Association of School Psychologists - Supporting Students Experiencing Childhood Trauma: Tips for Parents and Educators

    • PA Family Support Alliance - Resources for Parents and Caregivers on topics, such as Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect; Parenting young children, school age children and teens; Challenging parent situations; Preventing sexual abuse of children; Positive Parenting
    • Family Support Line - Information about keeping children safe


    These websites provide information about how to access local services to support children in need.