Report Child Abuse in Iowa

If you suspect that a child is in imminent danger, please call 911 immediately.

To report suspected child abuse, please contact:

  • The Department of Human Services, 1-800-362-2178

Victim Assistance Contacts at the Diocese of Des Moines:

  • Sr. Jude Fitzpatrick, CHM, 515-237-5048
  • Sam Porter, Victim Assistance Advocate, 515-286-2015