If you’re concerned about possible child abuse and neglect…
Trust your gut and call 844-CO-4-Kids.
Dial 9-1-1 if there is an immediate threat.
As mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect, teachers and school staff are required by law to report their concerns.
In 97% of child welfare assessments of abuse and neglect, children and youth stay remain at home with their parents. Hear from teachers about their experience in reporting suspected abuse or neglect.
Take the free online training for mandatory reporters to learn more about child abuse and neglect.
Teachers, education advocates, the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Department of Human Services have developed a toolkit to help teachers get a better sense of their student’s emotional and physical safety.