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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.

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


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Partners, parents, and caregivers, we need you to ask elected officials to prioritize kids in the 2023 legislative session! Join the Face It Policy Team in advocating for the following policy priorities that keep kids safe and healthy during the 2023 state legislative session. Kentucky Youth Advocates Blueprint for Kentucky’s...

by Ashley Allen, MA, BCBA, LBA and Elizabeth Coriano, MA, ABA from Carriage House The Holidays are among us. We are making shopping lists, putting up decorations and filling our schedules with family activities. Excitement is in the air! However, if you are the parent of child with special needs you...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MARCH 24, 2022 Louisville, KY – April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, an important time to remember that everyone has a role to play in keeping communities safe for kids to grow and thrive. The Face It Movement, an initiative founded and funded by Kosair Charities, directly addresses the unacceptable incidences of child...

23rd Annual Kids are Worth It!® Conference September 9th & 10th, 2019 Lexington Convention Center Kentucky’s premier multidisciplinary child abuse and neglect prevention conference. Two keynote sessions and over 38 workshops with trending topics like what providers should know about opioids and children, human trafficking, attitudes towards corporal punishment, drug and alcohol trends,...

Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky (PCAK) provides statewide programs and services aimed at the prevention of child abuse and neglect across the Commonwealth. For over 25 years, Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky has coordinated with key stakeholders in communities across the state to form the Partners in Prevention Network. This network unifies...

Community Coordinated Child Care (4-C) is the central point of contact for the child care community, working to end child abuse through advocating on behalf of children and families on a state and national level, providing guidance and education for caregivers on appropriate expectations of children, and disseminating information and...