Child Protection

Wayne County, Ohio

Reporting Abuse

Report Abuse: 330-345-5340 / 1-855-642-4453 (855-O-H-CHILD) Child Safety is Wayne County Children Servicesí top priority. Experienced screeners will answer calls about child abuse or neglect 24/7.

We Respond 24 Hours / Day!

Wayne County Children Services responds to emergency child abuse and neglect reports 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If a child is in imminent danger (life threatening), call law enforcement immediately by dialing 9-1-1.


Our Mission:


Wayne County Children Services, in partnership with the community, exists to protect abused and neglected children and to strengthen, preserve, and empower families.


Reporting Abuse or Neglect

Please Note:

Submissions for  Ask A Question are not reviewed during non-business hours. 

Reports of Abuse and Neglect should never be reported via the Ask A Question feature of our website.

For Families and Relatives