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. During business hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, you can call us directly at 330-345-5340 (excluding holidays). Call 9-1-1 after work hours, on holidays or when Children Services is closed due to weather conditions, if a child is in imminent danger. A law enforcement officer will contact Children Services' on-call staff.

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