Child Protection (DHHS)

About this service

Provides child-centred, family-focused services to protect children and young people from significant harm caused by abuse or neglect within the family. It also aims to make sure that children and young people receive services to deal with the affect of abuse and neglect on their wellbeing and development.

    • Service name

      Child Protection (DHHS)

    • Service address

      3rd Floor, 4-10 Jamieson Street Cheltenham VIC 3192
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    • Phone

      1300 655 795

    • Fax

      8585 6005

    • Twitter

      https://twitter.com/VicGovDHS

    • Urgency levels

      Urgent Help

    • Service area

      Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

    • Service hours

      Mon to Fri 9am - 5pm
      After hours, weekends and public holidays contact the Child Protection Crisis Line on 13 12 78

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      No Costs

More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

    • Participation length

      As Required

    • Participation type

      Voluntary and mandated services

    • Staff profile

      Qualified Staff

    • Who can refer

      Anyone
      Child abuse is a serious problem. If you suspect a case of child abuse or are mandated to report abuse, then you can contact Child Protection for advice.