Looking for Help

Looking for help for yourself or your family? Explore the resources below for help.

Help by State/Territory/Tribe

Arkansas

Arkansas Children's Services

Arkansas Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-482-5964


This web page provides the contact information to report child abuse and neglect in Arkansas. Commonly

Arkansas Department of Human Services

Arkansas Department of Human Services

This web page provides information about social services in Arkansas including adult and senior services and

Arkansas Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Arkansas Department of Workforce Services

In Arkansas, the Department of Workforce Services is responsible for administering Temporary Assistance

Arkansas Domestic Violence Resources

Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1-800-269-4668 
501-907-5612 


The Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a nonprofit

Arkansas Child Support Enforcement

The Office of Child Support Enforcement

1-800-264-2445


OCSE works in partnership with the Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement and other

Louisiana

Louisiana 2-1-1

Louisiana 2-1-1


Dial 
2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services

Louisiana Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention & Intervention

Report Child Abuse or Neglect in Louisiana


1-855-4LA-KIDS (855-452-5437)


This web page provides the contact information to report child abuse and neglect in Louisiana. Phone toll free, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Louisiana Children’s Trust Fund

Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana

Louisiana Child Welfare

Louisiana Department of Chidren and Family Services

The Child Welfare Division works to meet the needs of Louisiana’s most vulnerable citizens.

Louisiana Adoption

Adopt a Child in Louisiana

Louisiana Foster Care

Become a Foster Parent in Louisiana

Louisiana Youth Link (For Foster Youth and Former Foster Youth)

Louisiana Economic Assistance

Economic Assistance

This web page provides information including: Financial, Nutritional and Kinship Care Assistance.

Louisiana Domestic Violence Help

Louisiana Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline

1-888-411-1333


The Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence (LCADV) is a statewide network of

Louisiana Homelessness Assistance

Louisiana Homelessness Assistance

Louisiana Safe Havens for Newborns

Louisiana Safe Havens for Newborns

Louisiana Clearinghouse for Missing & Exploited Children

Louisiana Clearinghouse for Missing and Exploited Children

Louisiana Emergency Preparedness & Response

Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)

1-888-524-3578


DCFS works to keep children safe, help individuals and families become

Louisiana Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Financial Independence Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP – Louisiana’s TANF program)


1-888-524-3578


The Family Independence Temporary Assistance

Louisiana Domestic Violence Help

Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

225-752-1296


If you are in danger call 911 or the Louisiana Domestic Violence Hotline

Louisiana Child Support

Department of Family and Children Services
 Support Enforcement Services


1-800-256-4650


Child Support is an obligation of a parent to provide

New Mexico

New Mexico Behavioral Health Collaborative Consumer Affairs

Access to a wide range  of support, social services, and providers for individuals, children, and families.

Children and Families may contact New

New Mexico Child Support

New Mexico Human Services Department
 Child Support Enforcement Division

1-800-288-7207


CSED helps locate missing parents, establishes legal

New Mexico Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

New Mexico Works (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)

1-800-432-6217


The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, known in New

New Mexico Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline 


Cell - #SAFE (#7233) or 1-855-333-7233 telephone number to report child abuse and neglect

New Mexico Children, Youth & Families Department

Children, Youth and Families Department

The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department provides an array of prevention, intervention

New Mexico Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention & Intervention

Children, Youth and Families Department - Constituency Services Office


505-827-7606


Complaints, concerns, inquiries regarding services from early

New Mexico Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Zuni Education and Career Development Center (Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)

505-782-7178


Pueblo of Zuni integrated nine programs

New Mexico Domestic Violence Resources

New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence


505-246-9240 


If you are in danger all 911 or the National Domestic Violence Hotline:

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Programs

Oklahoma Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Programs

Referrals 405-524-0700


Oklahoma Safeline – 1-800-522-7233 (SAFE)


National Domestic

Oklahoma Child Abuse Prevention & Intervention

OKDHS Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-522-3511


This web page provides telephone numbers of various hotlines and telephone numbers to a variety of

Oklahoma Child Welfare

Oklahoma Department of Human Services, Children and Families Services Division

The mission of the OKDHS Children and Family Services Division (CFSD)

Oklahoma Foster Care & Adoption

Foster Care and Adoption Families Recruiting Hotline 
1-866-612-2565

OKDHS Director's Helpline 
1-877-751-2972
 This phone number provides the

Oklahoma Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

Oklahoma Department of Human Services

405-521-3646


Temporary Assistance for Needy (TANF) – provides temporary cash assistance in meeting basic

Oklahoma Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

Osage Tribe


918-287-5326


The Osage TANF Program is dedicated to supporting TANF clients in breaking the cycle of welfare dependency by assisting

Oklahoma Child Support Services


Child Support Services

1-800-522-2922


Oklahoma Child Support Services acts as an economic advocate for the children of Oklahoma, ensuring that

Texas

Texas Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention & Intervention

Child and Adult Abuse Hotline 
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
 1-800-252-5400 


The TDFPS offers a central location to report:

Texas Foster Care & Adoption

Foster Care and Adoption Inquiry Line 


1-800-233-3405

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday 
for information on becoming a foster or

Texas Child Care

Child Care Information


1-800-862-5252    

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday
 for information about child care in Texas

Texas Runaway Hotline

1-888-580-HELP
 (1-888-580-4357)

24 hours a day, seven days a week
 to provide peer counseling to runaways and family members

Texas Youth Hotline


1-800-98YOUTH
 (1-800-989-6884)      

24 hours a day, seven days a week
 to provide peer counseling to youth and family members for family conflicts,

Office of Consumer Affairs Hotline


1-800-720-7777    

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday
 to make an inquiry or complaint about an existing TDFPS case

Texas Abuse Hotline for Adult Protective Services

Facility Investigations
 1-800-647 -7418    

24 hours a day, seven days a week to report abuse, neglect or exploitation

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)


1-800-458-9858    

Complaints 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday


Reports of abuse in nursing homes, assisted living facilities

Texas Nursing Home Information

1-800-252-8016

Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)


1-888-973-0022    

Complaints
Hospitals, psychiatric hospitals (including private psychiatric facilities), and various other medical facilities

Texas Council on Family Violence

Texas Council on Family Violence 


512-794-1133


The Texas Council on Family Violence promotes safe and healthy relationships by supporting service

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Domestic Violence Hotline


1-800-799-7233 (SAFE) 


Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to

Rape, Abuse Incest National Network Hotline


1-800-656-4673 (HOPE) 


Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services – The National Domestic Violence Hotline has partnered with the Abused Deaf Women’s

Texas Health and Human Services Commission


Texas Health and Human Services Commission

1-877-541-7905 or call 2-1-1


In Texas, the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is responsible

Texas Child Support

The Office of the Attorney General
 Child Support Division
 1-800-252-8014


As the official child support enforcement agency for the state of Texas,