Serving Abused Children in Southernmost Illinois
109 Denny Dr.
Anna, IL 62906

Phone: (618) 833-7470
Fax: (618) 833-7579

8:30am - 4:00pm  Monday - Friday ​​
A Guide for Mandated Reporters
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse

This 1-Hour class will teach mandated reporters:
  • Signs and symptoms of child abuse
  • Reasons children do not disclose abuse
  • Ways to prevent child abuse
  • Responding to a child who has disclosed abuse
  • ​Reporting suspected child abuse to Illinois' Child Abuse Hotline
  • Penalties for failure to report suspected abuse
To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call 1-800-25-ABUSE (252-2873)
DCFS Info and Assistance 800-232-3798 / 217-524-2029
  Green Bear Program Contact:   

Dawn Wright, BSSW
Prevention Specialist
Phone:   618-833-7470
Fax:        618-833-7579​