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 Child Protective Services

The Montgomery County Department of Social Services Child Protective Unit is charged by Federal and State law and regulation to investigate all reports of child abuse or maltreatment involving any county resident under 18 or any child less than that age who is found in need of protection in the county.  The unit’s first and most important responsibility is to ensure the safety of children, and it must take whatever action is necessary to protect them. All individuals are eligible for protective services regardless of age or income.

 Contact Information

If you suspect child abuse please call the Public Reporter Line: 800-342-3720

If you suspect child abuse and are a Mandated Reporter please call: 800-635-1522

Montgomery County CPS Unit: 518-853-8275


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