The Alabama Department of Human Resources (DHR) provides assistance or services in the areas of Child Protective Services, Adult Protective Services, Foster Care, Adoption, Child Care Services, Child Support, Family Assistance and Food Assistance. The Department of Human Resources has at least one office in all 67 counties in Alabama.

If you suspect child abuse and/or neglect, please call your local County Department of Human Resources or local law enforcement to report. In addition, suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation of elderly and disabled adults may be reported to 1-800-458-7214 or E-mail:

Contact: (334) 242-1310 (General Inquiries)