(It could be now or even a long time ago)
If no, during normal business hours (8:45am – 5:00pm Monday to Friday) call the DCF office that serves the city or town where the child lives or call the Child at Risk Hotline (1-800-792-5200) at any time. A DCF employee will help you to file a report of abuse or neglect, called a 51A report.
To find out more information about this process, click here.
If yes, and you need additional support, you can contact your local CAC. If you need more information about the 51A process, click here.
For more information about your local CAC, click here. To learn more about child abuse, click here.