Hotlines, Child Abuse, Local

Description: Programs that provide immediate assistance for parents who have abused or fear they may abuse their children with the objective of defusing the parent's anger and frustration and ensuring the child's future safety through referrals for ongoing support and treatment. Also included may be services for abused children and concerned others who are in need of advice, guidance and/or emotional support. Hotline staff are generally available via the telephone, email, live chat, texting and/or instant message (IM). (AIRS RP-1500.1400-150)

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Boise, ID

Organization Name: CARES (Children at Risk Evaluation Services) Boise
Address: 417 S 6th St
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-577-4460
Fax: 208-577-4469
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Dedicated to the prevention of further trauma in children of suspected maltreatment (sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse or neglect), provides a child-friendly and safe environment where professionals specially trained in child abuse evaluations conduct interviews, medical examinations, and psycho-social assessments. Specific focus is on minimizing further trauma, while providing an objective service. Evaluations are conducted in a safe, confidential environment, thus alleviating need for further exams or interviews.

A comprehensive evaluation requires a referral from law enforcement or DHW.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Driggs, ID

Address: 120 N 1st St
Driggs, ID 83422
Phone: 208-354-7233
Fax: 208-354-8058
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Family Safety Network is a grass roots non-profit organization that serves as the sole provider of family violence victim assistance in Teton Valley. Our prevention and crisis services lend support to adults, teens and children troubled by abuse, sexual assault, or living with family violence. Our services are free, confidential and provided to all in need.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Idaho State House, ID

Idaho State House, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-5437
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: Idaho State House, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-5437
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Child Abuse or Neglect Reporting
Services Provided: All Reports of Child Abuse or Neglect to this Centralized Intake number. 334-KIDS or 1-855-552-KIDS
For Children and Family Services Caseworkers call local offices.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Ketchum, ID

Organization Name: Crisis Hotline, The
Address: Ketchum, ID 83340
Phone: 208-726-3596
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: 24 hours a day/7 days a week, anonymous and confidential crisis and suicide intervention and referral service.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Lewiston, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 1118 F Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-799-4360
Eligibility: An application for Behavioral health services is required to determine eligibility for services.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Malad, ID

Address: 1312 S 2100 W
Malad, ID 83252
Phone: 208-766-3119
Services Provided: Carol's Pantry is open to Oneida County residents for weekly emergency food assistance. Once a month we have USDA commodities & senior boxes for those 60 years of age and older. There are income guidelines for commodities and senior boxes.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Mountain Home A F B, ID

Address: 90 Hope Dr
Mountain Home A F B, ID 83648
Phone: 208-828-7900
Eligibility: Active duty and retired military families
Services Provided: Full service health care facility for military families that include the following: Dental for active duty military, flight medicine, public health, health promotions, maternal child, women's health, life skills, family advocacy, new parent support, surgical, laboratory, pharmacy, nutritional medicine, diagnostic imaging,

Family Advocacy provides prevention and treatment of Family Maltreatment to active duty military. Programs provide education to couples and families.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Twin Falls, ID

Address: 52550 Addison Ave
Suite G
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-814-7750
Fax: 208-814-7759
Eligibility: Contact for specific information
Services Provided: Provides a medical and forensic evaluation service for children and adolescents of alleged sexual and physical abuse. Specific focus is minimizing further trauma, while providing an objective service. Services include physical examinations and videotaped interviews that are neutral, objective and sensitive to children's needs. Evaluations are conducted in a safe, confidential environment, thus alleviating need for further exams or interviews.

Anyone can call CARES for I&R and the counseling resources. Forensic interviews and medical examinations require a referral from law enforcement or DHW

CARES also provides a service called Child Trauma Recovery Resource. This is funded by United Way.
Counseling scholarships are given to any child in financial need who has a history of abuse. There are counselors on contract with CARES who provide this counseling.

* After hours - emergency go to ER.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Nationwide

4505 Columbine NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Phone: 800-633-5155
Address: 4505 Columbine NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Phone: 800-633-5155
Fax: 505-346-2866
Eligibility: Indian Country criminal jurisdiction.
Services Provided: National 24 hour hotline to report instances of child abuse on Indian reservations. They take a report and send it on to the appropriate Bureau of Indian Affairs or Tribal police departments nationwide.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 2/1/2019
Address: 699 Prince St
Alexandria, VA 22314-3175
Phone: 800-843-5678
Fax: 703-224-2122
Eligibility: Child must be 17 years or younger - call for additional information.
Services Provided: NCMEC was established in 1984 as a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization to provide services nationwide for families and professionals in the prevention of abducted, endangered, and sexually exploited children.

*Serves as a clearinghouse of information about missing and exploited children
Operates a CyberTipline that the public may use to report Internet-related child sexual exploitation

*Provides technical assistance to individuals and law-enforcement agencies in the prevention, investigation, prosecution, and treatment of cases involving missing and exploited children

*Assists the U.S. Department of State in certain cases of international child abduction in accordance with the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction

*Offers training programs to law-enforcement and social-service professionals

*Distributes photographs and descriptions of missing children worldwide

*Coordinates child-protection efforts with the private sector

*Networks with nonprofit service providers and state clearinghouses about missing-persons cases

*Provides information about effective state legislation to help ensure the protection of children

Assists parents and law enforcement in finding children.
Provides literature for the protection of children.
Receives sightings of missing children.

Language line available, providing 180 languages.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/31/2019

VA

Alexandria, VA

Organization Name: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Address: 699 Prince St
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 800-843-5678
Services Provided: The Congressionally-mandated CyberTipline is a means for reporting crimes against children including:
Possession, manufacture, and distribution of child pornography
Online enticement of children for sexual acts
Child prostitution
Sex Tourism Involving Children
Extrafamilial Child Sexual Molestation
Unsolicited Obscene Material Sent to a Child
Misleading Domain Names
Misleading Words or Digital Images on the Internet

Reports may be made 24-hours a day, 7 days a week online at www.cybertipline.com or by calling 1-800-843-5678.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018