Local Resources

Report your suspicions to DFCS 1-855 GA CHILD (1-855-422-4453). If reporting in good faith, you are protected from civil and criminal liability.

Even if the investigation fails to prove allegations of abuse, you have helped. Child Protective Services is now aware of the family and its potential for abuse, the parents realize that someone is paying attention to the physical and emotional condition of their child, and the child knows that someone cares.

 
 
LAW ENFORCEMENT
 
Savannah-Chatham Metro: Special Victims Unit(912) 651-6742
Savannah-Chatham Metro: Violent Crimes(912) 651-6728
Bloomingdale Police
(912) 748-8302
Campus Police (912) 201-5536
Garden City Police 
(912) 966-7770
Pooler Police  (912) 748-7333
Port Wentworth Police
(912) 964-4360
Thunderbolt Police
(912) 354-3818
Tybee Island Police
(912) 786-5600
 
DFCS CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES
 
Child Abuse Reporting
(855) GA-CHILD (855-422-4453)
 
CHATHAM COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY
 
Chatham County District Attorney's Office(912) 652-7308
Victim Witness Assistance: Superior/State Court  (912) 652-7329
Victim Witness Assistance:  Juvenile Court
(912) 652-6735
 
MEDICAL
 
The Children's Hospital/MUMC : Outpatient Pediatrics(912) 350-7847
The Children's Hospital/MUMC: Emergency Room(912) 350-8113
Rape Crisis Center: Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
(912) 233-RAPE (912-233-7273)
 
CHILDREN'S SHELTERS
 
Greenbriar Children's Center(912) 234-3431
Park Place Outreach
(912) 234-4048
SAFE Shelter
(912) 629-8888 
SAFE Shelter Outreach   (912) 651-0004
 
OTHER SERVICES
  
 CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)(912) 447-8908
 CrimeStoppers(912) 234-2020
 United Way's 211 / First Call for Help  211 or
(912) 651-7730