Nebraska Adult & Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline 1-800-652-1999 Nebraska state law requires any person who suspects that a child has been physically or sexually abused or neglected to report it promptly to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

The need to increase the public’s role in the job of protecting Nebraska’s children created the “You Have The Power to Protect a Child” campaign.

The campaign focuses on four topics:

The campaign informs Nebraskans that they can make a difference in many ways when it comes to reporting suspected child abuse. We all have the power to protect a child and it start with just on phone call.  If you suspect that a child is being abuse or neglected, Call the Child Abuse/Neglect Hotline at 1-800-652-1999.  Remember, You Have the  Power to Protect a Child. Do not use e-mail to report cases of abuse.  If there is an emergency, call local law enforcement immediately.     Read More