IHS Hotline for Reporting Child Abuse and Sexual Abuse
The IHS is announcing a new hotline dedicated to receiving reports of suspected child or sexual abuse within an IHS facility and/or by an IHS staff member. Callers may report suspected child abuse or sexual abuse by calling 1-855-SAFE-IHS (1-855-723-3447). Complaints can also be submitted online. This hotline may be used to report any type of suspected child abuse, or any type of sexual abuse regardless of the age of the victim. Individuals reporting by phone or online may also remain anonymous.