Child Abuse


Child Protective Services (CPS)

23119 Cottonwood Ave., Bldg. A, 2nd floor
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
Sacramento, CA 95814
(951) 413-5500 [office/ 8am-5pm Monday - Friday]
1 (800) 442-4918 [hotline/24hours - strictly for reporting]
http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/cdssweb/PG93.htm

Initial reports, investigation, placement, & referral for child abuse cases; (English/Spanish). Several lines are available to expedite the process of abuse reporting.


Child Help USA

1 (800) 422-4453 [1 (800) 4 A CHILD] - National Child Abuse Hotline
http://childhelpusa.org

This is a private, non-profit agency designed to provide child abuse services. Their staff will provide crisis counseling & referral information for people who have been abused. They will also provide parenting resources / information about child abuse.

Linea de Emergencia - Para ayuda o información llama a la línea nacional de emergencia para el abuso infantile al 1 (800) 422-4453.


Family Services Association, CHAT (Child Abuse Treatment) Program

21250 Box Springs Road
Moreno Valley, CA 92557
(951) 369-8036
http://fsaca.org/locations/

Provides free counseling services to children who have experienced any type (e.g., emotional, physical, sexual) of abuse.


Prevent Child Abuse America

1 (800) 244-5373 (M-F 9-5 but messages may be left at other times)
www.preventchildabuse.org

This organization will send information but only by snail mail. For example, they will send tips on discipline. Some information is available in Spanish.


S.A.F.E. (Safe Alternatives for Everyone)

(951) 587-3900
http://safefamiliesca.org/

This Temecula based organization provides information, resources, case management, education, and support to those who have experienced, or are at risk of, abuse or violence. Upon invitation, this agency will provide a two-hour teen dating violence curriculum to families/teachers & students. Teen anger management and victim awareness.

Police Activities League: Law enforcement volunteers coordinate special events for at-risk students. Fee: $20/year but if needed, fee may be waived.


Cross-Reference: Rape Emergency Services