Report Child Abuse

What are the signs of child abuse and neglect?

Learn how to recognize child abuse and neglect. Contact one of our prevention education specialists and ask about our Mandated Reporting or Darkness to Light workshops. Or, browse the following resources:

Do you think a child has been abused?

Make a report today. Call Michigan Children’s Protective Services (CPS) at 1-855-444-3911 – any time, day or night.

(Note: CAN Council is not the agency that investigates child abuse and neglect.)

What should I do if child abuse is happening in front of me?

If you witness child abuse occurring, call 911 immediately, then call Michigan Children’s Protective Services (CPS) at 1-855-444-3911.


Information for mandated reporters