Mandated Reporting Procedures
Authorized Individuals are Mandated Reporters who are required to report child abuse or neglect within 24 hours by calling:
Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS)
Division of Family and Children Services (DFACS)
Child Protective Center
KSU Police Emergencies
- 1-855-GACHILD (1-855-422-4453)
For additional information, refer to Official Code of Georgia Annotated Title 19. Domestic Relations, Chapter 7. Parent and Child Relationship Generally, Article 1. General Provisions (O.C.G.A. § 19-7-5).