Children and families in Maryland can count on Childhelp to fight against abuse in the Maryland area.
The Greater Washington Area Chapter of Childhelp makes great strides in the fight against child abuse and neglect.
Childhelp is primarily funded by donations and sponsorships from people like you.
Stay up to date on what Childhelp is doing to help children in the Greater Washington Area.
Reach out to talk about volunteer opportunities, to join the chapter, or with any questions.
Schools and other organizations that serve children in Maryland are able to take advantage of the powerful educational opportunity of Childhelp Speak Up Be Safe. The engaging primary prevention program informs children about strategies to stay safe in any situation and helps build and strengthen communities devoted to their protection.
Children and families in Maryland can also count on the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline for help. The hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with professional crisis counselors who have access to a database of tens of thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources. The service is available to anyone with a telephone: children who face confusion, parents in despair, mandatory reporters and other adults who are uncertain about the next best step when faced with questions related to abuse and neglect.
All calls are anonymous. Contact them at 1.800.4.A.CHILD (1.800.422.4453).