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Reporting Abuse or Neglect

To report suspected abuse and neglect of a child, call and ask to speak to a child welfare caseworker or manager.

For the Eagle Valley Area:  

  • Please call the hotline: 970-328-7720.

For the Basalt/El Jebel Area:

  • Please call the hotline: 970-429-2047. 

Statewide Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline:

  • Please call 1-844-CO-4-KIDS.

Be assured that personal information, including the name of the reporting party, must be kept confidential as mandated in the Colorado state statute. 

Eagle County practices enhanced screening on our child abuse hotline in order to make the best decisions possible about how to help a family. Before you make a report please prepare as much of the following information as possible in regard to the child(ren) you are concerned about.

 Mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect in the community are individuals who work in the following professions:  

  • Educators
  • First Responders
  • Medical professionals
  • ADD

Please call if you are concerned about a child or family.