Child Abuse Reporting
Texas Abuse Hotline
Anyone “having cause to believe that a child’s physical or mental health or welfare has been or may be adversely affected by abuse or neglect” MUST report the case immediately to a law enforcement agency or to the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services, under Chapter 261 of the Texas Family Code. This report may be done online or by phone.
Immediate danger? Call 911
Corpus Christi Police Department 361-886-2600
Children's Advocacy Center 361-855-9058
Prevent Child Abuse Texas
Signs & Symptons of Child Abuse and Neglect