Learn about the signs and symptoms of child abuse here.
If you are questioning whether a situation could be considered abuse or neglect, it is always recommended you call a resource, explain the circumstances and ask:
ChildLine: 1-800-932-0313 or visit www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis
Lancaster County Children and Youth Agency: 717-295-7925
If a crisis occurs after business hours, a standby case worker is available by calling the Medical Bureau at 717-396-8085.
If it is a situation involving a life-threatening emergency, please call 911.