If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected in Florida, the law requires you to report it to the Florida Abuse Hotline at 1-800-96-ABUSE (1-800-962-2873). For more information on reporting child abuse and neglect, please read Reporting Abuse
Prevent Child Abuse Florida and the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families are pleased to provide you with Pinwheels for Prevention campaign materials including a Family Development Guide, a Family Advocacy Guide and a Campaign Toolkit. All of these resources are available for download from this page, or you can request a free supply of hard copy materials by completing our online order form.
The Family Development Guide provides up to date information on child development, parenting and safety for children from birth through the teen years. It also includes a directory of national and statewide resources for family support. The guide is available in English, Spanish, and Creole.
The Family Development Guide is also available in e-Book format. Click here to download the e-Book in the format compatible with your electronic device.
The Family Advocacy Guide is available in English and Spanish and provides information on a variety of things individuals, businesses and organizations can do to strengthen families and promote healthy child development in their communities.
The Family Advocacy Guide is also available in e-Book format. Click here to download the e-Book in the format compatible with your electronic device.