Child Protection (Abuse, neglect or exploitation)

  • Abuse - Report Child Abuse - the child abuse hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.
  • Child Abuse Action Network - the Child Abuse Action Network (CAAN) is a multi-disciplinary, public and private sector committee committed to enhancing the professional and public response to child abuse in Maine.
  • Handbook for Parents - describes rights parents have during a child abuse and neglect assessment.
  • Mandated Reporters - information and resources for people who are required by law to report suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation.