The Ombudsman Hotline is answered between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through
If you call before or after the above hours, on a holiday, a Saturday or a Sunday,
please leave your name, phone number, and a detailed message and your call will
be returned the next business day.
If your call is an emergency and you need to report child abuse, immediately
call the Child Protection Hotline at 1-800-540-4000 or 9-1-1.
The information you provide here will be kept confidential to the degree possible.
However, we may need to reveal the information to investigate your concern. Anyone
may file a complaint.