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All Kentuckians are mandated reporters. If you believe a child is being abused or neglected, call the Child Protection Hotline.

1-877-KYSAFE1 or 1-877-597-2331

For contact information in other states, please visit our Report It page.

Additional Support:

Child help: National Abuse Hotline:
or 1-800-422-4453


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Ages and Stages

Kids don’t come with instruction manuals. Parenting is tough, and caring for a child is one of the most important jobs an adult can do. This includes keeping children safe from harm.

The more prepared we feel as we raise children, the more we are able to handle upsets and surprises. Below are resources that parents and caregivers may find helpful based around a child’s ages and stages.

Caring for Babies

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Caring for Toddlers and Preschoolers

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Caring for School-Age Children

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Caring for Teens

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