Access to Reporting Response Guide

Notice: This training has moved.

The guide for reporting abuse to Child Protective Services (CPS) has moved to the DFPS Learning Hub. Please update your bookmarks:


See below for instructions on how to access the training on the DFPS Learning Hub.

Course Overview

Mandatory Reporting: A Community Response Guide for Reporting and Supporting Youth and Families provides professionals with:

  • Examples of abuse and neglect allegations
  • The mandatory reporting law
  • An understanding of who can be reported
  • Prevention framework and resources
  • Two realistic abuse/neglect reporting scenarios
  • A walk through of the web-based reporting system
  • Guidance on commonly asked questions

Note: A certificate is provided upon completion.


If you need to report abuse, please visit the Texas Abuse Hotline:

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