Child Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Resources
Reports of abuse, trafficking, or neglect may be made to: The Child Protective Services (CPS) division of the
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services 1-800-252-5400 or on the Web at http://www.txabusehotline.org.
Additional resources include:
- What is child abuse and neglect? Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/factsheets/whatiscan.pdf
- Child Abuse http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/child-abuse.html
The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) offers early intervention counseling
programs. To find out what services may be available in your county, visit