Abuse Hotline - Florida Department of Children and Families

The aim of this agency is to help protect children and vulnerable adults from abuse and neglect. The Hotline gets calls, faxes and web based reports from concerned citizens.

Anyone who suspects that a child has been abused needs to report it to the Florida Abuse Hotline. Failure to do so is considered a felony.

Florida Abuse Hotline: 1.800.962.2873
TDD: 800.453.5145

URL: https://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/abuse-hotline/

Service Location

16th Avenue Complex 1000 NE 16th Avenue
Building J
Gainesville, FL 32601
United States

1.800.962.2873

Provider

The Florida Department of Children and Families works to help ensure the safety of children. They protect children, the elderly, and the disabled from abuse and neglect. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Services include:

  • Abuse Hotline
  • Adoption
  • Adult Protective Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Determining eligibility for Medicaid
  • Domestic Violence
  • Food stamps (ACCESS Florida)
  • Foster care
  • Homelessness
  • Human Trafficking
  • Refugee Services
  • Substance abuse and mental health treatment
  • Temporary cash assistance
Address

2415 North Monroe Street
Suite 400
Tallahassee, FL 32303
United States

850.487.1111