To report suspected cases of child abuse and/or neglect to Child Welfare Services, call 1-800-781-KIDS/5437 (24-hour line).

You are not required to have witnessed abuse or have complete proof of the incident. Report what you observed or what you were told that caused suspicion that a child is being physically, sexually, or emotionally abused or neglected. When in doubt, call CWS or law enforcement.

If you are a parent trying to contact your Social Worker at Child Welfare Services, please call the office at (805) 781-1700. 

For more information & specific services regarding Child Welfare Services in SLO county visit HERE.

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