IF YOU THINK SOMEONE IS IN DANGER OR BEING HURT, CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY!
Mandatory Reporting for DHS Employees
- If you suspect a child under the age of 18 is being abused or neglected report abuse to local DHS Child Welfare offices. Please be ready to provide identifying information and the whereabouts of the child. You may remain anonymous.
- You may also call 1-855-503-SAFE (7233). This toll-free number allows you to report abuse or neglect of any child or adult to the Oregon Department of Human Services.
- Guide for Mandatory reporters
For information about child abuse see: Child Abuse & Neglect.
Elder and Vulnerable Adult Abuse
For information about abuse of the elderly and vulnerable adults see: Adult Abuse Investigations and Prevention
Licensed Nursing Facilities
For more information see the: Licensed Long-Term Care Facilities