Reporting child abuse
If you suspect a child is experiencing harm, you can report suspected child abuse.
Child safety services centres (CSSCs)
CSSCs are located in communities throughout Queensland. To locate your nearest CSSC, select your region from below or contact our Enquiries Unit:
- Brisbane Region
- Central Queensland Region
- Far North Queensland Region
- North Coast Region
- North Queensland Region
- South East Region
- South West Region.
For emergencies outside of working hours, contact the Child Safety After Hours Service Centre.
Child Safety After Hours Service Centre
The Child Safety After Hours Service Centre (formerly Crisis Care) is a 24-hour statewide service that provides after hours responses to clients of the department, members of the public and staff from government departments and community agencies in relation to child protection matters.
- 07 3235 9999
- 1800 177 135 (Queensland only)
For emergencies requiring immediate police attendance, call 000.