Contact Information for Civil Authorities by Diocese

Is a child or vulnerable adult in imminent danger?

            If yes, then dial 911

Otherwise, call civil authorities, as follows:

  1. Diocese of Joliet, IL
  2. Reporting Sexual Abuse: English or Spanish

  3. Diocese of Milwaukee, WI
  4. Kenosha County Department of Human Services: 262-605-6582 or after hours 262-657-7188

  5. Diocese of Norwich, CT
  6. Reporting Suspected Abuse (Phone Card)

  7. Diocese of Springfield, MA
  8. Department of Children and Families: Pittsfield, 413-236-1800 (or 1-800-292-5022) or after hours 1-800-792-5200

  9. Diocese of Steubenville, OH
  10. Jefferson County Department of Jobs and Family Services: (740) 264-5515

  11. Archdiocese of Washington, DC
  12. Appendix A (p. 27) of the Child Protection Policy

Further guidance on reporting abuse or suspected abuse: