To Report Suspected Abuse Call DCYF at (800) 894-5533 - For Emergencies Dial 911

Community Members

Take Our KNOW & TELL eCourse!

KNOW & TELL® is dedicated to educating all adults to KNOW the signs of abuse and TELL responsible authorities when a child needs help.  The Granite State is a universal reporting state, which means all adults in the state are mandated to report child abuse and/or maltreatment.

Each of us can #bethedifference for a child if we KNOW & TELL®.

The KNOW & TELL® Online eCourse is a FREE 2.5 hour training focuses signs of abuse and neglect, plus includes additional survivor testimony and education.

Organizations/Participants who complete the FREE 2.5 hour Online eCourse Training

  • Self-pace their experience (e.g., pause/stop/start/resume wherever they left off) throughout the 3 Modules – Educate, Inform, and Protect
  • Receive a KNOW & TELL® Certificate for 2.5 training hours toward professional development standards and requirements
  • Receive On-Demand Organization Reports detailing participation rates and completion
  • Receive KNOW & TELL® Educated Badges (for organizational websites and vestibule entryways) recognizing your entire organization for successfully completing
  • Receive access to other FREE National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) online training opportunities

KNOW & TELL

If a child tells you that he or she has been hurt or you are concerned that a child may be the victim of any type of abuse or neglect, you are required to call the Division for Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) Central Intake Unit at:

Telephone: (800) 894-5533
Call your local police department with immediate child safety concerns (dial 911)

Proof of abuse and neglect is not required to make a report and you may report confidentially.