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New Toll Free Number to Report Child/Adult Abuse & Neglect to the MI Department of Human Services - Call 24/7 Toll Free at 855-444-3911
You may be their only voice, report abuse and neglect
Speak up about abuse and neglect. Call 855-444-3911 any time day or night. This new toll-free phone number allows you to report abuse or neglect of any child or adult to the Michigan Department of Human Services.
The following may be indicators that someone is being abused or neglected:
- Children: Sudden changes in behavior or school performance; medical conditions go untreated; lacks adult supervision; overly compliant, passive, or withdrawn behavior; does not want to go home; dehydration or malnutrition.
- Adults: Sudden changes in physical behavioral or financial status of elderly or someone with a developmental disability; left in front of a TV all day; dehydration or malnutrition.
One call. One number. One person can make a difference. If you suspect abuse or neglect call 855-444-3911 now.
If you work with children, review our Mandated Reporters information online for an overview of your legal obligation to report abuse and neglect.