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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:
1-800-4-CHILD
or 1-800-422-4453

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By Kayce Dallas If parenting wasn’t hard enough, parenting with Adverse Childhood Experiences  adds even more challenges. Studies show that children of parents with 4 or more ACEs were:  - 3 times more likely to have behavioral problems - 1 times more likely to have ADHD - 2 times more likely to have an...

By: Tammy Donoho  Presents! Presents! Presents! Nothing says Happy Holidays like a PRESENT!!!! Whether receiving a gift or giving one, there is something exciting and mystical about a festively wrapped package. The anticipation and intrigue of wondering what's inside is half the fun of the exchange: a little shake, a guess, and...

By Kayce Dallas, MSSW Intern, Kentucky Youth Advocates You may recognize the common saying “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” As a child, this was drilled into me by teachers and some trusted adults. As I got older, I found that words often hurt...

Florence, Ky., November 23, 2020 – Kosair Charities awarded $1,300,000 to Kentucky Youth Advocates, continuing their commitment to fund the Face It Movement to end child abuse and neglect. A portion of the funds will support statewide organizations, one being Family Nurturing Center in Northern Kentucky. The funding provided will allow community partners to conduct abuse recognition and...

By Tammy Donoho ♪♪You better not cry, you better not pout♪♪!  Easier sung then done during a pandemic!   I’ve placed my online order and I’m on my “merry” way to pick up groceries for the holidays. I park my car, wait for the attendant to bring out my order and find myself...

The autumn season may have officially kicked off over a month ago, but Kentuckians are just now feeling the effects of the colder weather months to come.  Due to the current pandemic and resulting isolation, it’s now more important than ever to build in family time outside with your kiddos...

Toolkit will assist prosecutors across the Commonwealth with prosecuting child abuse cases FRANKFORT, Ky. (October 27, 2020) – Attorney General Daniel Cameron today joined Kentucky Youth Advocates, Kosair Charities, and statewide partners in the Face It ® Movement to announce the release of a Child Abuse Prosecution Toolkit. Developed by the Attorney General’s...